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to indigent people accused of crimes.





Administrative Assistant - Georgia Capital Defender Tifton (Part-Time)

Contract Position

Location: Tifton, GA

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Deadline: July 1, 2019

Job Description and Requirements:

The Tifton Office of Georgia Capital Defender Office is hiring an Administrative Assistant.

Under general supervision, performs paralegal and office administration duties.  Provides support and office administration to the Regional Capital Defender office. Provides information and assistance to clients and staff.

Job Responsibilities:

Performs job responsibilities with minimal supervision.Compiles and prepares legal documents.Sets up & maintains individual client case filesSets up & organizes individual file folders within the case file using the case file numbering systemFiles all motions, orders, transcripts, and correspondenceAssists the team with copying, scanning, faxing, correspondence, shreddingAssists the team with general office organizationRequests records & maintain records logs at the direction of the Mitigation Investigator, Fact Investigator, or AttorneysNotifies and gives copies of records to those individuals as records arrive

Sample Technical Competencies:

Knowledge of agency rules, policies and proceduresAbility to use computer programs, calendar functions, and electronic research sourcesAbility to prepare and/or coordinate legal documentsAbility to handle multiple tasks at once and prioritize workload

Entry Qualifications:

Associate's degree from an accredited college AND One year of work related experience OR Three years of work related experience

Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to Carly Fortson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Human Resources Manager
104 Marietta St NW #400
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 795-2440
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