Network Account Administrator

White Plains

Job Summary

Skadden is looking for a Network Account Administrator who will be responsible for maintaining network identities including creating, updating, and deleting personal information in the Firm's various provisioning systems. Also responsible for troubleshooting account issues.

  • Sets up network accounts for all new and returning hires prior to their first day of employment.
  • Configures network, application, and distribution list access for accounts.
  • Deactivates network accounts for terminated staff.
  • Handles requests for changes of status, locations, and names.
  • Responds to requests for information about network accounts and access.
  • Works with Network Provisioning Coordinator to improve procedures and workflow.
  • Provides assistance and support to network systems staff.
  • Assists with developing process and workflow improvements.
  • Maintains records of special account access requests.
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills to facilitate effective work relationships with others.
  • Manages Firm resources responsibly.
  • Complies with and understands Firm operation, policies and procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Thorough knowledge of Lawson account and group management
  • Thorough knowledge of Active Directory accounts, groups, and Exchange attributes
  • Knowledge of database queries and reporting
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient with MS Office apps (particularly Excel, Access and Visio)
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal and communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrates close attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting, organizational, and planning skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and shifting priorities independently
  • Ability to handle sensitive matters and maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Ability to work well in a demanding and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work well independently as well as effectively within a team
  • Ability to use discretion and exercise independent and sound judgment
  • Flexibility to adjust hours and work the hours necessary to meet operating and business needs


  • Associates Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum of two years related experience in enterprise account administration

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