|SALARY:||$7,699.16 - $13,021.33 Monthly
$92,389.92 - $156,255.96 Annually
|CLOSING DATE:||01/31/17 05:00 PM|
|The Senior Benefits Attorney performs advanced (senior-level) legal work. Work involves providing counsel and related services primarily related to pension and employee benefits, providing general legal counsel and representation to agency board of trustees and executive management; and providing research and other legal support. Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for initiative and independent judgment. May coordinate the work of others. This position reports to General Counsel.
State classification: 3523/General Counsel IV/B29/Exempt
|ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:|
|MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS/LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:|
Veterans / Military Crosswalk:
TRS is committed to maintaining a veteran-friendly workplace and attracting, developing and retaining military service members as employees. To assist in determining whether your military experience may relate to the minimum qualifications for this position, Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) codes from each branch of the armed forces have been assigned to each state classification title where applicable.
Depending upon actual duties, the following fields may pertain to the minimum qualifications of this position. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications for this position are highly encouraged to apply.
Additional Military Crosswalk information can be found at:
|KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:|
|Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Work is performed in a standard office environment and requires:
Must be able to:
|Submit an online application at governmentjobs.com by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. Applications will be screened for minimum qualifications. Skill demonstrations or work simulations may be part of the selection process. Top candidates will be contacted for further consideration. Finalists who document college/university or special coursework to meet the minimum qualifications will be required to submit copies of transcripts or diplomas at the time of interview. Only internal applicants and applicants who are interviewed will receive notification of application results. Please contact Human Resources if you require accommodation during the application process.
TRS is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and workforce diversity.
Veterans, Reservists or Guardsmen: the Teacher Retirement System of Texas recognizes the contributions and values of our veterans. Those Veterans, Reservists or Guardsmen meeting the minimum qualifications and experience are highly encouraged to apply.
|APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
SENIOR BENEFITS ATTORNEY
1000 Red River Street
Austin, TX 78701