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Title Legal Assistant
Start Date Open until filled
Location Portland, OR
Job Information

Legal Assistant

The Legal Assistant provides support to the attorneys in order to accomplish our mission of ensuring justice in the immigration system. The Legal Assistant prepares applications, communicates with and interviews clients, and supports clients in moving through the immigration system.

For application instructions, visit our jobs page at www.ilgrp.com/about-us/jobs-a-fellowships. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. This is a full-time position.

Skills & Qualifications

The successful candidate should have these skills and aptitudes:

  • Communicate fluently in English and have strong writing skills;
  • Communicate proficiently in Spanish (at least a 8 out of 10);
  • Excellent word processing skills and demonstrated facility with major word processing software such as Microsoft Word or GoogleDocs;
  • Able to follow detailed instructions;
  • Passion for customer service and social justice;
  • Self-starter and confident decision-maker;
  • Strict attention to detail.
  • A 4-year college degree is preferred;
  • Prior office experience is preferred;
  • Prior experience with social justice work is preferred.

Salary & Benefits

Salary will be set at an hourly rate commensurate with experience and skills with a base pay of at least $15.00/hour. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), paid time off and public transportation subsidy.

Applications Due 2017-05-12
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