Inclusive Legal Search LLC has been retained by Fish & Richardson to assist in their search for a Director of Recruiting & Professional Development.
The Director will be the “subject matter expert” for all recruiting and professional development projects within the firm and will inspire the team to develop approaches that are business-focused and move beyond conventional thinking. The Director will also be responsible for managing a team of recruiting and professional development personnel capable of implementing and executing plans, initiatives, and day-to-day activities.
Fish would consider an outstanding candidate in any US office, however, the ideal candidate will be based out of DC, NYC, Boston, Minneapolis, San Diego or Silicon Valley.
Salary is Competitive and Commensurate with Experience. Please include your salary expectations with your application.
Expertise in leading high functioning teams as well as best-practices in recruiting and professional development.
Bachelor's degree required; advanced degree in a related field is preferred.
Minimum of ten years of progressively responsible experience in leading professional development and/or recruiting functions, preferably in a law firm or professional services environment.
Master level project management skills including the hands-on ability to effectively manage many different projects, develop milestones, and keep them on an objectively verifiable moving-forward schedule, while fostering teamwork and collaboration with projects.
Exhibit master level interpersonal skills, including the gravitas to establish strong and collaborative working relationships with principals, practice group leaders, and administrative department heads.
Ability to effect change, garner consensus among diverse groups, and obtain stakeholder buy-in on new, complex, and challenging ideas.
Ability to oversee team members in various positions and geographic locations.
About Fish & Richardson PC
Fish & Richardson is a global law firm providing strategic counseling and litigation services to a diverse client base seeking to protect and maximize the value of their intellectual property. Fish traces its roots all the way back to 1878. Today, it has more than 450 lawyers and technology specialists in 13 offices located throughout the US, Munich, Germany and Shenzhen, China specializing in patent litigation, intellectual property, trademarks, and corporate law. The firm has substantial industry expertise in the areas of computer hardware and software, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and life sciences, and medical devices.
Fish has been named the nation’s #1 patent litigation firm for 13 consecutive years. For well over a century, the firm has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Fish is consistently singled out for its superior technical expertise and helping to shape the overall tech landscape.