Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP is actively recruiting a Regional Manager of Lawyer Recruiting and Development in the Richmond office. This position works in conjunction with other members of the Office of Lawyer Recruiting and Development to oversee lawyer recruitment, diversity-related initiatives and professional development for the Richmond, Atlanta, Miami, Research Triangle Park and Norfolk offices. The Regional Manager assists with the management of lateral recruiting and team initiatives on a firm-wide basis and manages an array of complex and confidential functions with a high degree of proficiency on behalf of the firm’s management.
Qualified applicants will possess a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of five years of management and supervisory experience. Preferably in a law firm, professional services, or other client relationship-based organization.
Other Minimum Qualifications: Frequent travel. Availability and willingness to work hours as needed to meet critical deadlines. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite applications, advanced Excel skills. Strong commitment to client service excellence and teamwork. Must possess the highest standards of ethical conduct and professionalism. Must act as catalyst for change, drive and own results. Creative and innovative. Excellent communication skills (oral, written and listening) and ability to collaborate effectively with diverse group of professionals. Sound judgment and flexibility. Ability to work well under pressure, patience, diplomacy, high stress tolerance, excellent interpersonal communication skills, ability to prioritize workload and adapt to changing conditions. Visual acuity needed to process and read extensive written communications. Ability to receive and convey detailed information through oral communication. Essential competency processes include language ability, reasoning and memory. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent must possess the abilities or aptitudes to proficiently perform each of the responsibilities and accountabilities described above, with or without reasonable accommodation.
Founded more than a century ago, Hunton Andrews Kurth is committed to providing quality legal service to our clients, whether individuals or global corporations. Our firm has nearly 1,000 lawyers practicing from 20 offices across the United States, Europe and Asia, helping clients realize new opportunities and solve complex problems with confidence. Our experience in virtually every key legal discipline blends with a broad view of current business realities and a forward-looking perspective on emerging issues to provide legal and regulatory advice that serves our clients well. We are regularly named by legal and business publications as among the top law firms for client service and as a best place to work.