The Career Services Office (CSO) at the University of North Carolina School of Law Seeks Career Counselor

The Career Services Office (CSO) at the University of North Carolina School of Law seeks an eighty percent-time (i.e., approximately 32 hours per week; working 4 days per week) Career Counselor who reports to the Assistant Dean for Career Services and is primarily responsible for providing career advising to students and alumni interested in positions in federal, state, and local government, as well as planning and promoting CSO events, programs, and seminars. In terms of benefits, the position is considered full-time and provides full health benefits and prorated leave earnings. 

Applicants must have 1) a Juris Doctor from an accredited law school and two years of professional experience OR an advanced degree in an appropriate discipline and substantial experience in a career services office, government agency, or nonprofit organization, and 2) excellent writing, administrative, and interpersonal skills.  Preferred qualifications include experience in an area of law related to public service, familiarity with government career opportunities (both summer and permanent), familiarity with theNorth Carolina legal market, experience in advising students, and familiarity with the academic program at the UNC School of Law.

Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position is open until filled.  To apply, please upload a resume and cover letter.  All questions should be directed to Brian Lewis, Assistant Dean for Career Services, by email. For more information about UNC School of Law, please visit the website.