Judicial Education Program Assistant

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Mar 24, 2023
May 21, 2023
Program Manager
Full Time
Judicial Education Program Assistant The Law & Economics Center (LEC), at the George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, invites applications for a Judicial Education Program Assistant. This position will be responsible for providing administrative support to the LEC's Judicial Education Programs. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment. About the Center: The Law & Economics Center of the George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School is a national center for research and education that focuses on the timely and relevant economic analysis of legal and public policy issues. To fulfill its education mission, the LEC provides dynamic training programs in law and economics to sophisticated domestic and international audiences including judges, academics, lawyers, government authorities and staff members, and state attorneys general and their senior staff.Responsibilities: The Judicial Education Program (JEP) Assistant will be responsible for supporting the LEC by managing educational programs for state and federal judges. Working closely with the JEP Coordinator and Associate Director, the Program Assistant will recruit to attract attendees, market educational programs, manage program registration and databases, act as the primary contact for assigned programs, manage event timelines and task lists, prepare content for websites and marketing materials, prepare event materials, provide on-site program management, manage program close out and reporting, and provide regular reports on assigned activities and events. The Program Assistant will also provide general administrative support to the JEP as necessary.Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Excellent written, proofing and oral communication skills;Self-starter with the ability to work independently, but also as a member of a closely aligned team;Ability to prioritize effectively, seek clarification when appropriate, and manage tasks in a timely and highly organized manner; andAbility to work flexible and weekend hours as well as independently travel.Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.Preferred Qualifications:Exposure to a legal or public policy environment through full-time employment, internships, part-time jobs, or classroom projects; andExperience with event or program management in either a work environment or as a volunteer.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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