DA Victim-Witness Legal Assistant
North Carolina Office of State Personnel - Harnett County, NC

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The Office of the District Attorney, Prosecutorial District 11A seeks a qualified individual to provide legal support services to the office attorneys. Duties may include but not limited to: answer multi-line telephone; type correspondence and maintain records; help victims and witnesses prepare for court; inform victims of their rights; gather information to assist in the prosecution of cases; and other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies:
Knowledge of: court systems and procedures; and community resources to refer victims and witnesses.

Ability to: interview to elicit information from victims and witnesses to assure appropriate services; communicate orally and in writing with persons of diverse backgrounds; establish and maintain effective working relationships with law enforcement officers, officials of related agencies, and the general public; calmly handle stressful situations; work independently; handle a large amount of public interaction; and type legal forms and documents.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Graduation from high school or high school equivalency certificate andd two years of legal secretarial experience.

Please attach cover letter and résumé.

Supplemental and Contact Information:
Applicants must complete an on-line application by clicking the above APPLY link. Mailed or faxed applications will not be accepted.

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Charmaine J Leeks
NC Administrative Office of the Courts
Human Resources Division