Attorney Recruitment, Professional Legal Management
4 Year Degree
Dentons US LLP is currently recruiting for a Legal Recruitment Coordinator to be based in our Los Angeles or San Francisco office to support legal recruiting efforts in our California and Phoenix offices. The Legal Recruitment Coordinator is responsible for helping to oversee all aspects of attorney recruiting, both at the lateral partner and associate levels, as well as some entry-level hiring. This position will report to the Legal Recruitment Manager, who is resident in San Francisco, to fill hiring needs.
• Interface with attorneys at all levels, external recruiters and candidates to coordinate interview schedules, prepare interview materials and any necessary logistics for all levels of attorney candidates. • Maintain and update candidate information in a timely manner into LawCruit, including correspondence to applicants, generating reports and soliciting feedback. • Facilitate conflict and background checks for all candidates. • Perform research for strategic recruiting purposes. • Assist in coordination of on-campus events at various law schools. • Support wider recruitment as needed. • These duties may be ongoing or adhoc in nature. • Other duties as may be assigned to fully meet the requirements of the position.
• 2 - 4 years of legal recruiting or similar experience in a professional services environment required. • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is required. • Prior lateral partner recruitment experience is a plus. • Ability to work in a multi-office environment. • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills. • Ability to multitask, prioritize and meet deadlines while maintaining attention to detail and quality work product. • Candidates must demonstrate a high degree of trustworthiness and discretion given the highly confidential nature of the recruiting process. • Hours outside of the regular work schedule may be necessary on occasion to meet department needs. • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Experience with LawCruit is preferred.
Dentons offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
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