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Professional Development Coordinator

  • Location: New York, New York
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #231

Professional Development Coordinator (Remote to start)

Location: New York, NY

The Organization: Large Top U.S. Based Multinational Law Firm

Salary & Benefits: Base salary of $75K; Generous paid overtime and bonus; Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage; Transit Program; generous Paid Time Off; 401K w/match; Life Insurance; exceptional culture.

Summary: Top-ranked multinational law firm is seeking a Professional Development Coordinator to serve as an integral member of the Firm-wide Attorney Recruiting & Professional Development Department

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, coordinate and execute attorney orientation and professional development training (both in person and remotely via Zoom and other online platforms)
  • Track all logistics of events and collect feedback after events; update training materials on internal firm website
  • Coordinate regular performance review cycles for attorneys 
  • Support mentorship and advisory programs for new attorneys
  • Schedule and communicate all aspects of scheduling training programs; work with team to improve information dispersement across the firm ecosystem
  • Organize curriculum materials and ensure availability and dispersement to key stakeholders
  • Administer surveys and evaluation for training programs
  • Deploy attorney training and development programs as assigned
  • Partner with members of Professional Development and Leadership Team where necessary to manage the continuous improvement of Attorney Training and Development Programs
  • Serve as training program and event support for all sessions as needed
  • Participate in individual goal setting and annual review process
  • Coordinate programs and trainings for multiple practice areas


  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • 3+ years of experience in a global law firm environment
  • Experience with online and in-person events
  • Strong organizational, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Microsoft Office proficiency is required