Professional Development Coordinator

  • Location: Los Angeles, California
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #607

Professional Development Coordinator

Location: Los Angeles, CA (Downtown) 

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

Salary & Benefits: Base salary up to $85K; Generous 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 an Professional Development Coordinator to serve as an integral member of the Legal 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)
  • Oversee the fall and lateral associate integration processes for the Los Angeles office
  • Track all logistics of events and collect feedback after events; update training materials on internal firm website
  • Schedule and communicate all aspects of scheduling training programs; work with team to improve information disbursement across the firm ecosystem
  • Organize curriculum materials and ensure availability and disbursement to key stakeholders
  • Serve as the primary contact for California MCLE questions for attorneys and staff
  • 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
  • Research, plan and attend attorney social functions
  • Prepare and distribute monthly bar status reports
  • Stay up to date with any California State Bar Minimum Continuing Legal Education updates
  • 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

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • 2+ years of related experience in a law firm or professional services environment
  • Strong organizational, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Microsoft Office proficiency is required