VOCA Paralegal (Charleston)

Position TitleVOCA Paralegal
LocationCharleston Office
Job TypeFull-time
Job SummaryA paralegal who performs work of varying scope and complexity working with victims of crime as required under the supervision of an attorney. An effective team contributor with excellent communication and interpersonal skills who can think outside the box and has the ability to tactfully deal with a range of diverse individuals and situations.
A more detailed job description is available upon request.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Graduation from an accredited paralegal program; or
  • Graduation from an accredited two-year or four-year college.
  • Excellent computer skills, including Windows and Microsoft Office.
  • Demonstrated competence in working with diverse clients and client communities
  • Strong oral, written, and presentation communication skills; bilingual skills a plus, but not required
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office 2016, Microsoft Office 365, and SharePoint Online
  • Commitment to public interest/poverty law
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with other advocates and client groups
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
Job Open DateImmediately
Job Close DateUntil Filled
Applicants interested in applying for this position may submit a
Resume, 2 writing samples and three references with cover letter to:
eunicefranklin@sclegal.org, Attn: Human Resources – VOCA Paralegal – (Specify Office Location)
PO Box 1445, Columbia, SC 29202 or by fax to 803-799-9420.