Take Your Career to the Next Level
Welcome to LSAC's Employment Opportunities page. We proudly offer a supportive, team-oriented environment, competitive salaries, and a flexible, cafeteria-style benefits package.
Headquartered in the Newtown section of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, we are approximately 30 miles north of Philadelphia and 20 miles south of Princeton, New Jersey. LSAC is best known for administering the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). However, we do much more. With the commitment and support of our staff members, we will continue to fulfill our mission—to provide quality services to law schools, law school applicants and potential applicants, and the educational community. We invite you to join us in achieving our goals.
LSAC takes great pride in its dedication to being an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, and people who are disabled.
Position Code: MM
Group: Member Support Services
Application Deadline: July 22, 2015
Responsibilities include managing logistical arrangements for recruitment forums and various governance and other meetings. Coordinate all physical needs for these events, including hotel site selection, air and ground transportation, sleeping and meeting rooms, catering needs, and drayage. Manage LSAC staff in registering participants, distributing information, and handling on-site problems. Negotiate and prepare contracts supporting meetings, educational events, and forums. Maintain key business relationships. Substantial travel is required.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required. Certified Meeting Planner (CMP) certification strongly preferred. 3–5 years’ experience in meeting planning and contract negotiation required. Organizational skills and attention to detail required. Excellent oral and written communication skills and strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite are essential. Monitoring and coordinating several projects simultaneously, ability to work under pressure of conflicting priorities to meet deadlines, and high levels of self-motivation, flexibility, and diplomacy also required.
Position Code: RS
Group: Psychometric Research
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Research Scientist will direct and conduct analyses in support of the LSAT, act as an investigator for selected testing-related research projects, prepare and disseminate research results, propose new research directions and additional projects, and monitor research assistants and other support staff as well as review their work. The position may be reclassified as a Senior Research Scientist position depending on the experience level of the candidate.
To qualify for this position, the candidate must possess a doctoral degree in psychometrics, educational measurement, applied statistics, quantitative psychology, or a related field, or have an equivalent combination of education and experience. The candidate must also demonstrate superior research ability. The position requires excellent oral and written communication skills as well as the ability to plan diverse activities effectively and efficiently, function both as a member of a team and independently, and exercise discretion in handling sensitive and confidential material. Skill and experience with one or more statistical analysis software packages sufficient to conduct and direct data analyses are essential.
Please include a curriculum vitae and references with your other application materials (below).
How to Apply
Once you find a position that interests you, send your résumé and letter of application stating the position you are applying for, position code, and salary requirements through one of the following three application options:
C. Rommel, HR Section
Law School Admission Council
PO BOX 40
Newtown PA 18940
(Please send résumé in Microsoft Word format.)
NOTE: Only résumés with salary requirements will be considered.
Please feel free to contact our Human Resources Section via email at employment@LSAC.org.
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