Attorney Recruiting Assistant (Temporary)

Website Fenwick & West LLP

Fenwick & West is a top-tier law firm with an open and inclusive culture. With more than 300 attorneys and 400 employees in the Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Santa Monica, Seattle and New York, we work with companies on the cutting edge of technology, life sciences and cleantech. For more than four decades, our Firm has helped some of the world’s most recognized companies become and remain market leaders. We are proud to have been named one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area for the twelfth year.

Fenwick is seeking for a temporary assistant (approximately 6 months) who will provide administrative support for a wide variety of functions related to the Attorney Recruiting department, including but not limited to: law school student interview programs and the patent agent/engineer program; interview scheduling; new hire processing; and updating and maintaining our recruiting database. The position involves regular contact (verbal and written) with attorneys and personnel throughout the Firm. This position can be based from our Mountain View, San Francisco or New York office.

The qualified candidate has a bachelor’s degree, and at least one-two years of prior experience, preferably in a law firm or other professional services environment.  The successful candidate possesses exceptional organization skills, is a self-starter, professional, responsible and detail oriented.  Other essential qualifications include strong verbal and written communication skills, a strong client service orientation, the ability to excel in a fast-paced, demanding environment, proficiency in MS Office applications and ability to enter and manipulate information in a database, preferably LawCruit/Workday.

To be fully considered for this position, please apply directly online.