Legal Recruiting & Development Assistant

  • Job Reference: JO0000002014
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

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!