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Paralegal

The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, with its office located in Urbandale, Iowa, seeks highly qualified candidates for the full-time position of Paralegal.  The Board of Regents is the statutory governing body for the University of Iowa (which includes the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics), Iowa State University, the University of Northern Iowa, the Iowa School for the Deaf and the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School.  

The Board Office Paralegal will perform paralegal work and provide related administrative support to the Board Office staff when necessary.  The successful candidate will work under the general direction of the Board Counsel and the Associate Counsel/Director of Human Resources.  Duties include legal research, preparation of memoranda and legal documents, and administrative and general office support.  Successful candidates must demonstrate the ability to work both independently and within a team environment to handle multiple projects, utilize legal research resources at a high level, possess excellent oral and written communication skills, manage multiple priorities and deadlines, and be familiar with computerized office applications.

The position requires, at minimum, graduation from an accredited paralegal program no later than May of 2019 or experience equal to two years of full-time work as a paralegal or similar legal support capacity under the supervision of a practicing attorney.    Salary shall be commensurate with experience.  Full-time employees of the Office of the Board of Regents are eligible for participation in the employment benefits package offered through Iowa State University.

Submit resume and contact information for three references to:

Laura Dickson, Executive Assistant
Board of Regents, State of Iowa
11260 Aurora Avenue
Urbandale, Iowa 50322
laura.dickson@iowaregents.edu

Review of resumes shall begin immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.  The Board of Regents is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.