Steptoe, a Am Law 100 law firm located in the heart of DuPont Circle, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced legal professional to support the firm’s strategic plan. This position is responsible for supporting the recruitment of lateral partners and counsel, as well as the strategic-growth initiatives of the firm.
This position is also responsible for the following:
Developing and project manage the lateral candidate pipeline.
Analyzing business plans, strategic value and overall economics of each candidate or group.
Preparing breakeven analysis.
Preparing a business case analysis for candidates and groups for presentation to the Executive Committee and partnership.
Coordinating lateral recruiting and integration with firm partners and colleagues in Finance, HR, Attorney Services, and Marketing.
Helping develop, implement, and reporting against short-term and long-term strategic growth initiatives for the firm.
Supervising analyst/coordinator supporting lateral recruiting and integration.
Qualified candidates should possess the following:
Bachelor’s degree in Finance or similar field required; MBA or JD preferred.
5-10 years of experience in strategic planning, business analysis, financial reporting and/or recruiting is required. Current or prior law firm experience is strongly preferred.
Excellent analytical and computer skills.
Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Steptoe & Johnson LLP is an Equal employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, genetic information or any basis proscribed by applicable statutes.
The firm offers a generous and comprehensive compensation package. Our flexible benefits program features several options to protect health and financial well-being as well as to help our lawyers achieve work-life balance. The following is a general summary of certain benefits available from the firm. A complete list of benefits is located on our website.
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Domestic Partner Benefits
Group Life Insurance
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Group Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
Paid Personal Leave
Paid Holidays (10 Annually)
On-site and Local Food Service
Employee Assistance Program
Ergonomic and Adjustable Sit / Stand Workspaces
Award-Winning Wellness Program
Fitness Facilities and Training Discounts
24-Hour Travel Agency Support and Emergency Services
Healthcare Planning & Advocacy
Free Access to Virtual Medical Advice 24/7/365
About Steptoe & Johnson LLP
In more than 100 years of law practice, Steptoe has earned an international reputation for representing clients before governmental agencies, successful litigation and arbitration, and creative and practical advice in structuring business transactions. With more than 500 lawyers in offices across the United States, London, Brussels, and Beijing, we have a diverse and multi-talented staff who are driven to pursue excellence in all aspects of their professional lives. Lawyers and professional staff at Steptoe take great pride in their ability to work together to create a collaborative, supportive and collegial environment for all employees. For more information, visit www.steptoe.com.