Recruitment Assistant

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Law firms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £24000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sam Myhre

  • Job ref:

    PR/194719_1613583823

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-19

  • Consultant:

    Sam Myhre

I am currently partnering with a global law firm who are looking for a recruitment assistant to join their expanding HR team. This is an excellent opportunity for somebody to develop their recruitment expertise within a professional yet collaborative and supportive environment.

As the Recruitment Assistant, you will:

* Support the Partner Recruitment Manager and Officer in coordinating and driving the hiring of lateral Partners internationally, including assisting in the preparation of documentation for Lateral Partner candidates.
* Provide support on the process and managing input from a wide range of sources, including the Partnership Accounts team and the Risk & Compliance team;
* Advise internal sponsor partners on the recruitment process (relevant documentation, timelines for approval), specifically what is required in terms of building support across the partnership;
* Assist with partner recruitment global diary management, including arranging interviews for partner candidates;
* Provide interview feedback to recruitment agencies and direct candidates in a timely manner, chasing the relevant people where necessary.
* Support the Partner Recruitment Manager and Officer in managing the relationship with preferred recruiters and other intermediaries, such that we have agreed terms in place and the recruiter understands Bird & Bird strategy and recruitment process; Remaining aware of agreed terms of business with all recruitment agencies.
* Together with another member of the team, attending candidate interviews and briefings with senior leaders, taking minutes, converting minutes into actions and keeping track of actions undertaken.
* Identifying and driving through improvements to existing processes within the firm, and in dealings with recruitment agents;
* Document management and any other ad-hoc recruitment projects.

The ideal candidate will have had some previous experience in a recruitment position and will have strong stakeholder management skills. They should also be extremely organised and have an ability to prioritise work whilst adhering to tight deadlines.

This is a permanent opportunity paying £25,000 and is based in London (although remotely for the time being).

If interested please apply!

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