Intake Assistant, Innocence Project of Florida

Intake Assistant, Innocence Project of Florida

The Innocence Project of Florida, Inc. (IPF) is seeking candidates for a full-time Intake Assistant
position beginning in May 2019 or earlier in its Tallahassee, Florida office. The Innocence
Project of Florida is a 501(c)(3) non-profit legal defense organization dedicated to representing
Florida prison inmates who can prove their innocence using DNA testing and other newly
discovered evidence of actual innocence. IPF is the premier criminal justice organization in
Florida and has helped release of numerous individuals who collectively spent hundreds of years
in prison for crimes they did not commit.

Essential Functions of Position:
The Intake Assistant, under the direction of the Intake Analyst and Intake Coordinator, will be
responsible for the clerical duties associated with IPF’s case-decision-making process. The
Intake Assistant is expected to:
• Log, open, and review all incoming correspondence from inmates and their advocates
seeking assistance;
• Prepare responses to incoming correspondence;
• Facilitate translation of incoming and outgoing correspondence from Spanish to English
and English to Spanish;
• Participate in legal calls and visits to facilitate interpretation for Spanish-speaking clients;
• Pack, post, and mail correspondence;
• Create and maintain digital and paper case files;
• Maintain and replenish office supplies;
• Perform additional tasks or duties at the direction of the Intake Analyst and Intake
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