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    The Associate Chief Counsel (Finance and Management) supports the administrative, financial, and managerial programs of the Office of Chief Counsel and Deputy Chief Counsel on all management matters for the organization nationwide. The Field Operations function of Finance and Management is responsible for supervising and coordinating administrative, program, and clerical support duties for all of Chief Counsel's field functions, located in over 50 cities nationwide.

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    As a Legal Assistant (OA), you will perform a variety of clerical, technical, and administrative tasks while providing legal support to attorneys and paralegals. Practice areas may include general litigation, tax litigation, criminal tax, and advisory services.

    The following are the duties of this position at theGS-06. If you are selected at the lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    As a Legal Assistant (OA), you will:

    • Perform routine administrative work such as but not limited to: scanning, copying, preparing letters and memoranda for distribution, e-filing, tax court processing, and case closing.
    • Assist attorneys with basic research and gathering information. 
    • Receive visitors and phone calls.
    • Prepare and assembles documents, including necessary transmittal forms and envelopes, in accepted office format for mailing, submission to court, or as otherwise directed.
    • Review outgoing legal correspondence and documents to ensure proper signature and conformance to style and format required.
    • Maintain files.

    Please note this is not a complete list of the duties you will perform.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0986 Legal Assistance

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/531110200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.