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Professional Development Advisor

Oakleaf Partnership
City of London, England
Up to £50000 per annum
Closing date
15 Jul 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Talent Management

Job Details

Professional Development Advisor

  • Salary up to £50,000
  • Great benefits
  • Permanent
  • City of London
  • Hybrid Working

Oakleaf Partnership are representing a prestigious international law firm who are seeking a dedicated Professional Development Advisor to join its dynamic Professional Development Department based in London. This permanent, full-time role is designed for a proactive individual who is eager to contribute to the growth and development of legal professionals within a globally recognised practice.

About the role:
The chosen candidate will be instrumental in the development and orchestrating comprehensive training programmes for partners, counsel, associates, and trainees. This role includes managing the evaluation process, ensuring the delivery of constructive career development feedback, and coordinating with global counterparts to maintain consistency and excellence across international offices. Additionally, the role involves providing career counselling, contributing to advisory committees, and staying abreast of industry trends to recommend strategies for talent retention and professional growth.

Candidate profile/experience:
The firm seeks a candidate with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in professional development, preferably within the legal sector. Exceptional interpersonal skills are paramount, as is the ability to engage effectively with a diverse range of professionals. The ideal candidate will possess superior written communication skills, demonstrate initiative in developing and implementing innovative programmes, and exhibit a keen analytical ability to manage and interpret statistical data. A collaborative spirit is essential, as is the capacity to operate both independently and as part of a team.

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Oakleaf Partnership is the UK’s largest independent HR recruitment consultancy. Founded in 2005, we have built enduring relationships with HR functions across every sector; thanks in part to our expertise, but also our collaborative approach. We listen. We share our insights. We take the time to truly understand the culture of an organisation – the person behind a CV.

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