RECRUITING ASSOCIATE- Corporate Attorneys - Securities/Investment Funds# JB718a

posted on: 23 Jul 2018


Description: Meridian Legal Search is looking for an ambitious and success-driven Recruiting Associate with strong networking and research skills, and a demonstrated ability to find, screen, recruit and refer highly desirable legal professionals for in-house corporate attorney positions in the insurance, financial services and banking industries. Prior experience in the legal industry is preferred, but not required.

  • Researching, sourcing and identifying qualified candidates through various creative means, using all available resources, including company database, firm websites, telephone/email referrals, social networking, chat rooms, message boards, organization lists, legal publications, industry associations, etc.
  • Preparing job board postings; researching, targeting, and cold-calling potential candidates; calling referrals
  • Extensive qualifying and screening of potential candidates via telephone and email communication
  • Recruiting interested and appealing candidates with desired professional experience, academic credentials, and interpersonal skills for referral to clients
  • Assisting with the presentation of candidates to client and managing the referral process
  • Maintaining applicant database and providing thorough record keeping of communications with candidates and clients throughout the recruitment process by entering and updating all relevant candidate and company information, uploading resumes, client agreements and other documentation, and recording all relevant recruitment activity

Requirements: Qualifications:
  • At least 2+ years' relevant experience in a similar recruitment, talent acquisition or HR/staffing function preferred
  • Excellent people skills and strong verbal and written communication skills a must
  • Strong networking and interviewing skills preferred
  • Strong organizational, research and administrative skills required

NOTE: Interested candidates should please email resumes to .

Type: Careers at Meridian
Level: Other
Practice: Securities / Funds
Compensation: unspecified
State: New York City: New York
Telephone: Email:
Recruiter Name: