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Professional Development Advisor

£35,000 to £50,000
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client, a leading US law firm in the City.

They are seeking to hire a Professional Development Advisor on a full-time basis (12-month FTC to perm).

This is a newly created role to support all aspects of trainee, associate and counsel professional development for the London office. The role sits within a collegiate team and will report into the Professional Development Manager, whilst also working closely with the New York based team and the HR/Recruitment teams.

Typical duties will include:

  • Support with the delivery of legal and professional development training for London partners, counsel, associates and trainees.
  • Coordinate and support the evaluation process for London trainees, associates and counsel, including supervising the collection of evaluations, interviewing partners to collect evaluations, participating in discussions of associate performance and monitoring to ensure that performance messages are delivered.
  • Coordinate the formal advising program for associates, including advisor assignments, orientation and training.
  • Provide career counselling and guidance for associates and counsel on professional development and practice issues.
  • Monitor trends and best practices in professional development and making recommendations.
  • Work closely with the New York-based Professional Development team on global projects and initiatives.

Suitable candidates will offer 2-5 years of prior experience in Learning & Development, organizational development, HR, or a related field. Professional services experience is required, with law firm experience being highly desirable.

A highly competitive salary of £35-50K is on offer, dependent upon experience.

Please do not delay in applying; applications are being welcomed now, for immediate review.

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  • Job Reference: 663154742-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Law Support
    Law Support
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy
  • Job Type: Permanent