Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: Based on Qualifications
Posted Date: 5/17/2017 5:00 PM
Deadline to Apply: 6/16/2017 12:00 PM
GREENWOOD COUNTY, SC a progressive community located in the upstate of South Carolina, is currently recruiting for a highly qualified County Attorney to join their leadership team.
The purpose of this class within the organization is to address the general legal needs of Greenwood County. The work involves planning and accomplishing the activities of the County Legal Department; representing and advising County officials, agencies, and boards on legal issues; negotiating, writing and/or reviewing contracts; researching and writing resolutions, ordinances, and legal opinions. The position is appointed by The Greenwood County Council and reports to the Greenwood County Manager for supervision after appointment consistent with South Carolina Code of Law Section 4-9-830.
Minimum Education and Experience: A Juris Doctorate Degree is required for this position, 5 years of progressively responsible legal experience which preferably includes work in the government sector or experience that demonstrates competency in the work of serving as the County Attorney.
Application Process: Qualified applicants will email a completed employment application, from the Greenwood County Website, cover letter and resume firstname.lastname@example.org or apply in person at 600 Monument Street, Park Plaza, Room 102, Greenwood, SC 29649. Applications must be received by Noon (local time) June 16, 2017. Salary will be market competitive based upon qualifications.