Graduate Recruitment Executive

Oakleaf Partnership are pleased to be working with a leading law firm based in the City who are looking for a Graduate Recruitment Executive to join the team on a 12 month contract. You will be reporting into the Graduate Manager and supported by two Graduate Co-ordinators.

Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):

  • Supporting the implementation and coordination of insight days, the Bright Futures programme and vacation schemes across the UK

  • Developing and implementing a toolkit of training material that can be delivered across internal programmes and externally at campus event

  • Screen applications for and coordinating interviews, running assessment centres and managing candidate offer process

  • Working with the Graduate Manager to review the selection and assessment materials on an annual basis

  • Tracking and reporting on recruitment statistics

  • Building relationships between the firm and target universities, academics careers advice centres and student societies

  • Attending internal and external events for both the recruitment and development side of the team

  • Assisting the Graduate Manager and wider team with ad-hoc projects.

This person will ideally be/have:

  • Previous graduate recruitment experience at Advisor level or above within a law firm or other professional services.

  • Confident and personable, with the credibility to act as a strong brand ambassador for the firm.

  • Positive attitude with the ability to manage conflicting priorities and deal with pressure.

  • Self-motivated and pro-active with the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines.

  • Responsive to tasks with a can-do attitude.

  • A strong team player with an adaptable and flexible approach.

  • Excellent organisation, analytical and administration skills.

  • High attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

If this Graduate Recruitment Executive vacancy within a leading law firm is of interest, please get in touch or apply directly.

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