Recruitment Assistant

Recruitment Assistant – 9 Month FTC


The Team

You’ll work closely with the team based in London, to include a Recruitment Advisor, Senior Recruitment Advisor and Recruitment Administrator to ensure a commercially focused, high level of service is provided to the firm across partner, fee earner and business services recruitment across the London and international offices.

The Opportunity

This is an excellent opportunity for an existing Recruitment Assistant to work in one of the HR department’s centres of excellence within a leading international law firm working with a collaborative and friendly team. You will be involved in the entire recruitment lifecycle, from advertising and promoting roles, liaising with hiring partners and managers to arrange interviews, issuing offer paperwork to successful candidates.

Who we’re looking for

Experience working in a high volume administrative role within an office environment, ideally professional services, or other organisation.

Previous recruitment experience either in-house or agency is desirable.

Knowledge of systems, e.g. recruitment databases, Excel, Outlook (specifically calendar management).

A professional and client focused-approach when responding to queries and developing relationships with stakeholders within the business and externally, including hiring managers, HR colleagues, candidates and all third party suppliers.

An excellent attention to detail with the ability to deliver a high quality of work is essential.

What’s in it for you


Making sure our people feel valued is part of our everyday culture, ensuring that they are rewarded is part of our everyday work too. From 25 days holiday per year to private medical insurance, pensions, charity schemes and a whole host of other flexible benefits, you can rest assured that we've got your best interests covered.

Join Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, and you'll discover an environment unlike any other law firm with an open door policy that helps to deliver real results. Your career is important to us, as the more our people develop getting closer to their potential, the more successful our firm is. So ensuring that the training we offer is exactly what you need is essential. Lawyers, PA’s and business services experts - everyone here has access to tailored learning to suit their skills and ambitions.

Apply online by following the ‘Apply for this role’ link, using either your CV or LinkedIn profile.

About Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

We are an international law firm renowned for our innovative approach to high quality, commercial, legal advice support for clients around the world.

Our vision is to be the most respected law firm. We will achieve this through always exceeding our client’s expectations and being a better place to work than our competitors.

We have expertise across 70 legal disciplines and our commitment to exceptional service means our clients can expect more than just our technical excellence when we work with them. Our international offering is an important part of our commitment to our clients and through our emerging markets focus and preferred firm network we are able to support them wherever they do business.

All this is possible because the quality of our people. Part of our core vision is to be a better place to work than our competitors and we are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent. We embrace diversity by promoting and sustaining an open, inclusive and supportive working environment.


Please note that the Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Group has preferred agency agreements in place with a number of agencies. Any speculative applications should be sent to our HR Resourcing team at and not directly to line managers or employees. The Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Group will not be responsible for any fees related to speculative applications unless specifically agreed in writing.


As a regulated firm of solicitors, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP (“Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner”) is required to undertake appropriate vetting of staff. In addition to completion, by applicants who accept a job offer, of a regulatory questionnaire, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner uses a specialist provider to undertake professional verification and background checks (including through electronic data sources, and directly with employers and professional bodies/regulators) on our behalf. We will also undertake certain verifications ourselves.

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner adopts a risk-based approach to its vetting procedures, which are only undertaken with consent, and in accordance with its legal and regulatory obligations. For further details, please see our recruitment website:

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