Job Posting: Talent Development Manager

Address: Three Embarcadero Center San Francisco, CA 9411
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The Talent Development Department of Arnold & Porter has an opening for a Talent Development Manager based in the San Francisco Office. 
The Talent Development Manager oversees law school outreach initiatives; the summer associate program; and summer associate, lateral associate, entry-level associate, and judicial clerk recruiting processes for the Bay Area offices. The Talent Development Manager will report to the Firmwide Director of Attorney recruiting and will primarily focus on Attorney Recruiting initiatives, but will also have Diversity & Inclusion, Legal Personnel, and Professional Development responsibilities. The Talent Development Manager will work closely with the Chair of the Bay Area Hiring Committee and the Firmwide Hiring Committee Co-Chairs to help determine and accomplish the Hiring Committee’s goals and objectives.  The Talent Development Manager will assist the Firmwide Director of Attorney Recruiting with associate recruiting efforts for other offices as needed.

•             A minimum of four years of prior attorney recruiting and/or professional development experience at a law firm is required.

•             A bachelor’s degree is required.

•             Exceptional judgment, flexibility and professionalism, and the ability to lead effectively while being a team player.

•             Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills in a fast-paced environment are required. 

•             Ability to maintain confidentiality and ability to provide excellent customer service.

•             Ability to multitask and prioritize while maintaining high attention to detail and quality.

•             Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and database experience is required.

•             Strong technology skills and a familiarity with recruiting databases (i.e., viRecruit and Symplicity) are preferred.

•             Experience with preparing statistical analyses and monitoring budgets is preferred.

•             Flexibility with handling a variety of tasks.

•             Additional hours, weekend work and travel will be required, especially during the summer and fall months.

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