The Virginia REALTORS® is one of the largest trade associations in the Commonwealth. Founded in 1920, Virginia REALTORS® now has more than thirty thousand members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries. Virginia REALTORS® employs more than 25 people in its Richmond, VA Headquarters, to help fulfill its mission of helping its members be more successful and advocating for property-ownership rights throughout the Commonwealth—and continually seeks talented people to join its team. If you are interested, please send your resume to Janet Hakki.
Current Open Positions
Virginia REALTORS® Professional Standards Administrator and Paralegal
Virginia REALTORS® (“VAR”) is seeking a non-attorney to work in the legal department. Though beneficial, a paralegal or legal assistant certificate or experience is not required.
The position includes serving in an administrative capacity for case management and administration of enforcement procedures of the National Association of REALTORS® Code of Ethics with the possibility of greater responsibility with experience. This position will eventually be responsible for serving as VAR’s Professional Standards Administrator.
This individual will provide administrative assistance in virtually all aspects of VAR’s legal services to its REALTOR® members, including providing support for the association’s in-house lawyers.
Experience with real estate, consumer and commercial law, a REALTOR® association, a law firm, and/or title company is preferred. However, any combination of training, education and experience, and a willingness to learn that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position is most important.
The applicant should have:
- Excellent communication and influencing skills;
- Attention to detail;
- Strong prioritization skills;
- Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills;
- Effective process management skills;
- The ability to build collegial and effective relationships with members and staff of VAR; and,
- The ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment.
The position is based in VAR’s Glen Allen office with the potential for telework.