Legal and Benefits Services Program Assistant

Location
Twin Cities--Minneapolis & Saint Paul
Salary
32 hours per week with the potential for full time status
Posted
Feb 23, 2018
Closes
Mar 20, 2018
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Part Time

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Process and respond to requests for assistance and make follow up contact via email, mail, and telephone communication
  • Coordinate and monitor legal advice clinics
  • Assist with recruiting, scheduling, training, and evaluating law student interns and volunteers
  • Prepare and maintain legal case files including opening, closing, and archiving for storage
  • Gather and track client eligibility information
  • Handle routine program correspondence
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, human services, legal services, or another related field
  • Experience with client intake and office management
  • Meticulous organizational skills and ability to promote an efficient and streamlined work environment
  • Excellent telephone manner and strong interpersonal skills related to both written and verbal communication
  • High level of motivation with attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple priorities under strict deadlines
  • Experience related to HIV services preferred