Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, a nationally recognized, award-winning CLE organization, is seeking candidates for Program Assistant, a full-time position responsible for providing dependable administrative support to our attorneys in the development of continuing legal education seminars.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Provides general administrative support to Program Attorneys
  • Maintains complete and accurate document and files for every seminar conducted and project managed by Program Attorney/s
  • Communicates with seminar faculty regarding seminar details per Program Attorney specifications – correspondence with regard to written materials, A/V needs, seminar logistics, special requests
  • Works as needed with faculty regarding remote presentation logistics
  • Organizes and coordinates seminar event activities with meeting facility personnel and with Conference Center staff
  • Collects and approves seminar-related invoices for payment
  • Compiles and prepares written seminar materials for printing and posting
  • Attends event to participate as faculty greeter
  • Provides on-site registration assistance at programs as needed
  • Manages, independently, some projects, as requested

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must be comfortable dealing directly with attorneys, judges and bar leaders and other professionals
  • Must be able to contribute to and work effectively on a team
  • Must be sensitive to organizational and interpersonal dynamics
  • Must be able to prioritize tasks within multiple projects on different timelines

Annual salary is low 40s DOE. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, disability, sexual orientation, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


TO APPLY:  Your application should include a resume and letter of interest.  In your letter of interest, be sure to include a 100-word (or less) response to the question “what attracted you to apply for this position?”   

If you require a reasonable accommodation in the employment application process, please send email request to HR@minncle.org.  Send application items to HR@minncle.org  (or via USPS) to Lise Wall, Minnesota CLE, 2550 University Ave W, Suite 160-S, Saint Paul, MN 55114).