Attorney Recruitment, Professional Legal Management
4 Year Degree
Director of Recruiting
Houston, Dallas, New York or Washington, DC
Calibrate Legal has been retained by Bracewell to recruit a Director of Recruiting ("Director") to lead the firm's strategic growth strategy by sourcing, attracting, recruiting and retaining highly-talented and diverse lawyers to meet the current and future business needs of the firm. Bracewell, a leading law and government relations firm with 10 offices strategically positioned across the globe, primarily serves the energy, infrastructure, finance and technology sectors throughout the world.
Under the general direction of the Chief Talent Officer and in collaboration with the Legal Talent team, the Director will oversee the firm-wide attorney recruiting function including law school and lateral hiring, integration, diversity and inclusion as well as alumni relations.
The ideal candidate will bring eight+ years of progressive recruiting experience including partner level hiring within a professional services organization. Demonstrated management capabilities, evidenced by the ability to effectively lead, direct and develop a highly functioning team is key. The successful individual will exhibit excellent organizational and follow-through skills and be known for delivering timely, accurate results while consistently cultivating strong relationships. An exceptional leader and role model, the successful candidate will be a highly effective communicator with a demonstrated ability to establish credibility, build trust and influence and gain the confidence of firm leadership, lawyers, other professionals and their team. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a successful track record of leading strategic growth initiatives, be resourceful problem solvers with honed analytical skills and the ability to be flexible and adaptable to shifting priorities.
A Bachelor’s degree is required; an advanced degree is a plus. Some travel is required. The position may be based in the Houston, Dallas, New York or Washington, DC office.
If you are interested in being considered for this role, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your interest to Carol Crawford: email@example.com
About Calibrate Legal on behalf of Bracewell LLP
Calibrate Legal is a retained search firm who places senior level business services positions with their law firm clients.