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Recruiting Assistant

  • Location: Dallas, 75201
  • Salary: $50000 - $55000 / year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 23 days ago

This nationwide growing law firm has an immediate full-time opportunity in Downtown Dallas, TX for a Recruiting Assistant.  This position requires working in the office Monday-Friday with the flexibility to work overtime, when needed.  The Recruiting Assistant will have primary responsibility for the day-to-day tasks relating to attorney recruitment, onboarding and integration across all offices. 

  • Coordinating all aspects of the attorney recruitment program, ensuring appropriate and timely communication and coordination with candidates, firm attorneys, administrative management and third-party recruiters.
  • Managing the applicant and new hire database, including ensuring efficient tracking of candidates, appropriate responses to candidates, and relevant information maintained on each candidate.
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with third-party recruiters, and ensuring execution of and compliance with the firm’s placement agreement.
  • Conducting due diligence on candidates, including without limitation, review of background checks, conversations with references, etc.
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with law schools.
  • Overseeing and managing law student or entry level recruitment, including, if appropriate, any summer clerks.  
  • Monitoring the recruiting budget and supporting the CRO in the reimbursement and budgeting process.
  • Maintaining recruiting statistics and preparing periodic reports and analyses.
  • Ensuring participation in industry surveys and being current on industry trends.
  • Assisting with attorney integration including organizing and overseeing events.
  • Maintaining both the internal and the external recruiting web pages.
  • Actively serving in NALP and local recruiting organizations.
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Prior experience as a Recruiting Coordinator or Recruiting Assistant.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • The ability to independently problem-solve with minimal supervision.
  • A high degree of professionalism and the ability to work well with employees at all levels of the Firm.
  • Flexibility for overtime.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

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