Legal Recruitment Coordinator

City of London
Market related
22 May 2024
19 Jun 2024
Benedict Geoghegan
Job Title
Human Resources
Contract Type
Full Time

Top US law firm with an established London office, is looking to hire a Legal Recruitment Coordinator to support the Lateral & Graduate Recruitment teams. This role will suit a candidate with previous experience in a legal recruitment setting – it is a fantastic opportunity for either an existing Coordinator to move into an encouraging and professional working environment with autonomy offered or for a Recruitment Assistant with Legal Recruitment experience to move into a more senior role.

  • Flexible hybrid working
  • Excellent salary and benefits
  • High level of autonomy and responsibility
  • Stunning London office

Duties of the Legal Recruitment Coordinator will include:

  • Support the recruitment team with Lateral and Graduate Recruitment and acting as a point of contact and expert in these areas
  • Take ownership of scheduling and coordinating meetings and interviews
  • Work closely with Practice Group Heads across the EMEA region for Lateral and Graduate Recruitment needs
  • Assist with the creation of job specification, job offers, onboarding and liaising with preferred legal recruitment agencies
  • Maintain candidate database
  • Assist with delivery of vacation schemes and other Early Careers initiatives
  • Assist with Trainee lifecycle

Requirements of the Legal Recruitment Coordinator:

  • 1 year+ Legal Recruitment or Graduate Recruitment experience (preferably within a law firm)
  • Experience of using an applicant tracking system
  • Strong Microsoft Office Skills
  • Excellent written, communication and organisational ability
  • Language skills are advantageous (especially French or German speaking)