1/8/2018 : Accepting Applications: Director of Law

Director of Law

The City of Kent, Ohio seeks a key member of the City’s leadership team to serve as the Director of Law. This full time position serves as the chief legal advisor for the City. Qualified applicants must demonstrate the ability to participate and contribute in City operational procedures and strategic policy decisions. The Director of Law performs a variety of legal duties and attends Council meetings.

This position requires a Juris Doctorate degree or Bachelor of Law degree from a certified school of law plus certification by the Ohio Bar Association to be a practicing attorney in the State of Ohio. At least five (5) years of experience as a practicing attorney within the State of Ohio, and preferably within the Portage County area is desired.

Pay range for the position is $78,220 - $109,773. Please send cover letter and resume to Human Resources Manager, 320 S. Depeyster St., Kent, Ohio 44240, or email to Deadline for submissions is January 19, 2018. EOE.

Please visit the Human Resources departmental page on the website for the complete job description.