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Job Opportunity with Community Legal Center

The Community Legal Center is seeking a full time Bilingual Intake Coordinator whose duties will include answering phones, screening English and Spanish speaking clients, translating/interpreting English and Spanish conversation and documents to enable communication between the immigration attorney and his/her clients, and providing general office support to staff attorneys.  Salary will depend on qualifications and experience. Must have two years of college or equivalent work experience to apply. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to info@clcmemphis.com.

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Translator/Admin. Asst @ Community Legal Center

The Community Legal Center is now accepting applications from bi-lingual persons.  Interested parties should send resume to Translator/.Administrator Search,  Community Legal Center, 910 Vance Ave., Memphis, TN  38126 or e mail it to Marcelaclc@gmail.com.

 

 

COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTER

TRANSLATOR/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB SUMMARY: The Administrative Assistant/Translator works under the direction of the Executive Director to coordinate the office services, including intake, volunteer recruitment and placement; reporting; and record-keeping. The Administrative Assistant analyzes office systems and may create new systems or revise procedures to increase the efficiency of the office. He/she works with the Immigration Attorney to convert spoken and written languages one to another to enable communication between the attorney and his/her clients.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinates intake process and schedules potential clients for clinics
  • Locates and compiles information for grant reports, board reports and other financial and operations reports.
  • Coordinates law students and undergraduate volunteers
  • Assists with special events planning
  • Screens Spanish speaking clients to be sure they are within the income guidelines and to determine the type of assistance needed
  • Coordinates volunteers who speak Spanish to assist with translation
  • Promotes the Community Legal Center in the community
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Two years of college or equivalent work experience
  • Good written and verbal communication and advocacy skills in both Spanish and English
  • Proficient in Word, Access, and Power Point
  • Ability to oversee a program

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Office environment; evening or variable hours to attend clinics and seminars

CLASSIFICATION:    Non-exempt

SALARY RANGE: Salary depending on qualifications and experience

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Job postings for Community Legal Center

JOB DESCRIPTION:  ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

JOB SUMMARY: The Administrative Assistant works under the direction of the Executive Director to maintain and organize the office, maintain the database, and perform clerical duties. The objectives of this position are to ensure the smooth operation of the CLC office, to present a positive image of CLC to the public, and to assist the Executive Director in running CLC. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

$                   With the ED, assess and implementCommunityLegalCenter’s office procedures

$                   Create a positive and professional image of CLC with telephone callers and other facets of the public with which the assistant has contact

$                   Answer client telephone calls if no volunteer is present

$                   Maintain the client and attorney databases

$                   Assist with the pro se clinic

$                   Other duties as assigned 

QUALIFICATIONS:

$                   Bachelor’s degree in business, social service, or related field or equivalent experience

$                   Working knowledge of Word, Access, and Windows

$                   Good written and verbal communication skills

$                   Interest in legal advocacy and public interest law

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

Office environment; flexible hours; some evening or variable hours to attend meetings and the legal clinic; pleasant working environment; work with staff and Board of Directors who are grateful for the help of assistants. 

CLASSIFICATION:    Hourly 

JOB DESCRIPTION:  TRANSLATOR 

JOB SUMMARY:  The Translator works under the direction of the Immigration Attorney to convert spoken and written languages one to another to enable communication between the attorney and his/her clients. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Answers telephone calls from Spanish speaking clients.

  • Screens Spanish speaking clients to be sure they are within the income guidelines and to determine the type of assistance needed
  • Coordinates law student and undergraduate student volunteers who speak Spanish to assist with translation
  • Promotes   the Community
  • Other duties as assigned 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Two years college or equivalent work experience
  • Good written and verbal communication and advocacy skills in both Spanish and English
  • Proficient in Word, Access, Quicken and Power Point
  • Ability to oversee a program 

WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 

            Office environment; evening or variable hours to attend clinic and seminars. 

CLASSIFICATION:          Non-exempt 

SALARY RANGE:  Salary depending on qualifications and experience.

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