Legal Recruiting & Development Assistant

England, London, City of London
23 Sep 2021
21 Oct 2021
Harriette Wilkinson
Job Title
Human Resources
Contract Type
Full Time

Our prestigious global law firm client is seeking a Legal Recruiting & Development Assistant to join the team in their iconic London offices.

The role reports directly to the Director of Attorney Recruiting and Development, International; and will be responsible for providing general recruitment assistance for the Legal Recruitment and Development team.

Responsibilities will be varied and will largely consist of Lateral & Graduate Recruitment and Development and training. Duties will include:

- Liaising with legal teams, arranging interviews and collating feedback for associate and trainee solicitor hires

- setting up and updating new joiner and leaver checklists; conflicts checks; references; screening; visa renewals

- assisting with Assessment Days, Vacation Schemes, graduate recruitment events and marketing when required.

- Inputting, updating and maintaining attorney training records and booking all external courses.

- assisting with administration for reviews; diversity initiatives and events and mentoring schemes.

The ideal candidate will be university educated and will have at least one years' professional experience in Recruitment/Human Resources (ideally legal recruiting) experience. A pro-active, positive, can-do attitude is essential!