After a fantastic year of skiing, skills seminars, careers talks, yoga, rounders, bootcamp, the Christmas jumper quiz, cocktail making, networking with junior accountants not to mention the Winter and Summer Balls and with TWO Summer events still to take place, the JLD is pleased to announce the opening of several positions on the Leeds JLD Committee for 2017/2018.
We are looking for enthusiastic and willing Junior Lawyers to fill the following positions from September:
• Publicity/Social Media Officer
• Sports Officer (one of two posts available)
• FELT Officer (firms with eight or less trainees)
• Sponsorship Officer
• National Committee representative (to attend four meetings in London with national JLD and represent Leeds junior lawyers)
If you would like to apply for any of the above roles, please submit a manifesto of no more than 250 words including details of who you are, which role you are applying for and what you believe you can bring to that role. This should be sent to [email protected] by no later than 6pm on 18th August 2017.
Any contested positions will go out to a vote to all members in w/c 21 August 2017.
Successful candidates will be notified by 28th August 2017 and will be required to attend the handover meeting on 4th September from 6:30pm.
We look forward to receiving your manifestos and if you require any more information about any of the roles, please see our committee page for details of the roles or alternatively, contact Charlotte on the e-mail address above.
Please note, on 1st October 2017 elections will reopen for our brand new student representative position! Further information to follow in September.