Temporary Career Development Research Position - Law School

USA, Colorado, Denver
Up to $13.50 per hour
Jan 26, 2018
University of
Faculty Jobs
Position Type
Alt-Ac & Post-Ac
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law (SCOL) is a top 100 law school with nationally ranked programs in environmental and natural resources law, legal writing, clinical training, international law and tax law. Our curriculum is innovative and global in its perspective, and our faculty are some of the finest in the nation.

Position Summary

This temporary position will provide administrative support to the office of Career Development & Opportunities ("CDO") at the Sturm College of Law ("SCOL").

This is a non-benefited position not to exceed 1,000 hours in a calendar year. The expected duration of the position is through late March and possibly into early April.

Essential Functions

  • Collecting, inputting and appropriately documenting information regarding recent graduates' employment outcomes.
  • Surveying recent graduates on their employment outcomes as well as performing related web research, telephone calls, email correspondence and other follow-up.
  • Handles administrative and office tasks which can include, but is not limited to, scheduling appointments, job postings, greeting visitors and overall support for the office's staff.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Solid computer skills including the ability to learn new software.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, a sense of urgency, professionalism and the ability to handle confidential information.
  • Basic web research skills and the ability to understand complex reporting standards.
  • A customer service approach to providing support is critical in order to be successful in this position.
  • This position demands professionalism and the ability to handle confidential materials.
  • Attention to detail, excellent communications and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to effectively prioritize work-flow and work effectively in a team environment

Required Qualifications

  • Two years' college coursework plus at least two years' administrative experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a legal/office environment.
  • Experience in the Microsoft Office Suite and cloud-based systems is strongly preferred.

Work Schedule

Monday-Friday, an average of 30 hours per week. Some evening hours may be required.

Application Deadline

For best consideration, please submit your application materials by 4:00pm (MST) Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

Special Instructions

Candidates must apply online through www.du.edu/jobs to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Once within the job description online, please scroll to the bottom of the page to apply.

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