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KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH
NOTICE OF EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Date: August 17, 2017
Location of Employment: Kansas Judicial Center
301 West 10th
Topeka, KS 66612-1507
Classification and Salary: Assistant Counsel
$65,000 to $75,000 dependent on experience
Job Duties: Work involves assisting the special counsel to the chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court in planning and organizing the Kansas judicial branch’s legislative program and acting as liaison between the legislature and the court system, plus additional administrative duties as assigned. The incumbent makes recommendations to the special counsel on legislative changes, prepares and presents testimony to legislative committees, and monitors legislative action. Work is performed with some latitude for professional judgment within the policy frameworks set by the chief justice, and is reviewed by the special counsel through reports, conferences, and results achieved.
Required Licensure and Abilities: Admission to the Kansas Bar, familiarity with the Kansas court system and legal procedure, ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing, and experience working with the legislative process.
Send Judicial Branch application (http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/application.pdf), resume, a writing sample, and salary requirements to:
301 W. 10th St., Room 337
Topeka, KS 66612-1507
Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on September 5, 2017.
The Americans with Disabilities Act ensures your right to reasonable accommodations during the employment process. A request for an accommodation will not affect your opportunities for employment with the Judicial Branch. It is your responsibility to make your needs known to the Judicial Branch. Please contact Patricia Henshall at 785-296-2877 or email@example.com.
THE KANSAS JUDICIAL BRANCH IS AN EEO/AA EMPLOYER
Cavanaugh, Biggs & Lemon, P.A. has an opening for a Legal Secretary. This is a full-time position that is responsible for assisting the assigned attorneys, as well as acting as backup to other legal secretaries. This position is exposed to a variety of confidential legal matters daily. Duties for this position include, but are not limited to, the following: transcribe legal dictation, type correspondence and legal documents, provide case management assistance and tracking of litigation, prepare and file legal documents with Courts and other agencies, and schedule appointments and maintain attorney calendars.
Education and Qualifications:
To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Jim Biggs at firstname.lastname@example.org
Legal Administrator needed for 22-attorney law firm with offices in Topeka, KS, Overland Park, KS, Kansas City, MO, and St. Louis, MO. Position is located in Topeka with some travel to other office locations. Areas of responsibilities include human resources and benefits administration, office operations, technology and equipment, and maintaining, analyzing, and interpreting financial data and management information for Managing Partner. Must have strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills, and possess strong multi-tasking abilities. Minimum of five years of office management experience with supervisory responsibility. Previous experience in law firm office management is preferred, but will consider candidates with strong equivalent experience as a business or office manager in another field. Bachelor’s degree required. Competitive salary and benefits. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, disability, age, national origin or ancestry. Equal Opportunity Employer. Send resume to email@example.com or to Legal Administrator, Fisher Patterson Sayler & Smith LLP, 3550 SW 5th Street, Topeka, KS 66606.
A private law firm in Topeka has an immediate opening for a Legal Assistant processing collections. Experience in general office administration required and legal office experience is preferred.
Please send resume and cover letter for consideration to the attn. of Alisia at firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax (785) 233-2384.
Only applicants meeting the above criteria will be considered.
Job Type: Part-time
CITY OF TOPEKA - ATTORNEY OPPORTUNITY
The City of Topeka seeks a public service minded attorney to perform Municipal Court prosecution and related duties.
Requires Juris Doctorate, license to practice law in Kansas State and Federal Courts (or ability to promptly obtain such license).
The position will be filled as either a Assistant Attorney or an Associate Attorney, commensurate with qualifications of the candidates selected.
Annual entry salary: $47,040 - $64,035 DOQ
Electronic employment application required, resume and writing sample must be submitted with application. Employment application and full position details available on the City’s website at www.topeka.org/careers.
Must successfully complete drug screening and background check.The City of Topeka is an Equal Opportunity Employer
FHLBank Topeka’s products and services help our member banks provide affordable credit and support housing and community development efforts. We are accepting resumes for the position listed below.
The individual in this position will support the Legal department’s mission and FHLBank Management by providing accurate and timely legal advice, assistance and direction, performing independent legal research, preparing business-oriented legal memoranda, and reviewing or drafting high quality legal documentation concerning a wide range of legal matters, including: lending, credit and collateral; information security and information technology; general corporate and governance; contract review and revision; legislative and regulatory review and analysis; drafting and revision of FHLBank policies; and human resources support.
In addition to a rewarding, team-oriented work environment, FHLBank Topeka offers opportunities for growth and development, an attractive benefit package including health and dental insurance, 401(k), short-term incentive plan, student loan repayment assistance and much more. To see a more detailed job summary and apply for this position, go to the Bank website at www.fhlbtopeka.com/careers.EOE
Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence has the following positions open:
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