Where can a degree in Justice lead you?

  • Law Enforcement/Policing
  • The Courts
  • Corrections/Probation
  • Private Sector/Business Sector
  • Research/Education/Advocacy

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Careers in Justice


UAA Professional Clothes Closet - Free Clothing

The Professional Clothes Closet is a place where UAA students and alumni can select gently used, professional attire - FREE of charge - for interviews, internships, and as a start to building their own professional attire closet. All clothing is donated by UAA staff and faculty. Open by Appointment only. Call 907-786-4513 or email uaa_career@uaa.alaska.edu for more information or to arrange a time to select items for an outfit.


Job Announcements & Internship Opportunities

Anchorage: Credit Analyst (job description in PDF)

Spenard Builders Supply, LLC Alaska Credit Department is looking for a candidate with legal skills and experience. This position is responsible for completing activities within the Credit Collections department across assigned locations, including implementation of company's policies and procedures related to credit and collection activities; handling the collection of delinquent accounts and investigating the credit risks of customers and suppliers. Some travel (5%) to customer site required. Candidate should have working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and business mathematics; excellent verbal and written communication skills; be able to use skill and tact when dealing with staff, management and vendors; and be proficient in the use of accounting software package as well as Microsoft Office Suite and an enterprise resource planning (ERP) program. A minimum Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field and at least two (2) years credit collections experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. ProBuild uses email to communicate with candidates. Follow instructions to create an account and Apply Online for Job Number 027666 at:
https://probuild.taleo.net/careersection/hourly/jobdetail.ftl?job=027666&lang=en&sns_id=mailto. Open until Filled. Questions about this position can be directed to Lisa Winzenburg, Credit Manager CLA, at (907) 261-9163.

posted: 6/1/2015

Anchorage: Legal Secretary (job description in PDF)

The Law Office of James H. McCollum, LLC is seeking a full-time legal secretary to perform a wide variety of duties and assist paralegals and legal assistants by providing document editing and drafting, as well as, administrative and clerical support. Candidate must have strong administrative skills, excellent attention to detail, exceptional spelling and grammar, and word processing skills. Punctual, friendly, and professional demeanor is important. Real estate background is preferable, but not necessary. A minimum 2 years of general office experience required. Salary starts at $15 per hour (negotiable DOE) with flexible hours and parking provided. No medical insurance. Simple IRA package available. Please email resume, cover letter, and references to Shelley R. Rounds at srounds@mccollumlaw.net. Open until Filled.

posted 5/15/2015

Anchorage: Paralegal

The family law firm of Nyquist Law Group, LLC is seeking a full-time paralegal with strong writing and communication skills, pays attention to detail, is team oriented, has compassion for clients, enjoys responsibility, and is willing to learn in a fast paced environment. Family law experience is encouraged, but not required. Please submit a cover letter and writing sample along with a résumé to Kara Nyquist at 907-301-7583 or kara@nyquistlaw.com. Open until Filled. Salary: Competitive BOE

posted: 5/15/2015


Special Note: The Justice Center posts these job announcements and internship opportunities as a courtesy. You must direct all your inquiries for the advertised position to the hiring contact name.

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