Paid job: Colorado Civil Rights Division, Intake Specialist ($25/hour)

The Colorado Civil Rights Division is hiring a Temporary Intake Specialist to work 40 hours per week.  Please apply via Symplicity document uploads, posting #13205
DEADLINE is Friday, June 3

This position will:  1)  meet and interview potential complainants who are seeking to file a Charge of Discrimination;  2)  assess whether a jurisdictional issue under the Colorado Anti-Discrimination Acts is presented;  3) draft formal complaints of discrimination; and 4)  utilize the Division’s automated case management system to record intake information.

CDO Note: This is a 9-month position, FT during the summer, but it can be reduced to PT during the school year for a continuing law student.  It is possible for this temp job to lead to a permanent position with the State of Colorado.  Rising 2L and 3L (and evening program equivalents) and 0-2 year recent grads with interest in civil rights and strong writing skills are encouraged to apply.

Please submit your resume, cover letter and writing sample of 5 pages or less via Symplicity to Penny Pearson.

Address your cover letter to:

Ms. Penny Pearson, Esq.
Chief of Investigations and Enforcement
Colorado Civil Rights Division
1560 Broadway, Suite 1050
Denver, CO 80202

Minimum Qualifications:
• Completion of at least first year of law school

Required Competencies:
Highly organized with a keen attention to detail;
Accuracy in work product;
Comfortable working with individuals of diverse groups.
Critical thinking and analytical skills;
Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines;
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite;
Exceptional oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:
•    Knowledge of civil rights state and federal anti-discrimination statutes.
•    Direct customer service/client experience demonstrating superb interpersonal skills

CDO ID# 13205


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