Attorney Recruiting Assistant

Employer
Legal Placements
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Attorney Recruiting Assistant Locations: Washington, District of Columbia Job Type: Contract Start Date: 7/7/17 End Date: 10/6/17 Status: Active Candidates Sought: 1 Still Needed: 1 Skills: Email this job to a friend. A mid-sized law firm in Washington DC is seeking a temporary Legal Recruiting Assistant, to provide assistance to the Legal Recruiting Department with recruiting and hiring lawyers, and with providing administrative support for the fall hiring season. The qualified candidate will have proficiency in MS Office, the ability to multi-task, work independently as well as with a team, great interpersonal skills, detail-oriented, and have the ability to work under stressful and confidential conditions while staying professional. Different tasks include administrative support of the firm's annual recruitment process, recruiting and tracking candidates, generating interview schedules and assembling interview material, entering information into recruiting database, filing, preparing correspondence to lawyers and law student applicants, and assisting with special projects as needed. The candidate will also have daily administrative duties such as sorting department mail, processing check requests and paying invoices, processing and tracking expenses, scheduling room reservations, as well as assembling binders and information for meetings. Bachelor's Degree or work experience which demonstrates the ability to handle multiple tasks, minimum typing of 45 wpm, and exceptional communication skills required. Previous experience in a law firm or law school recruiting preferred.Qualified candidates, please send your resume to Kimberly Weathers at Kimberly.Weathers@legalplacements.com.Thank you.