Recruitment Advisor

Date: 28-Jun-2021

Location: Sydney, NSW, AU

Company: Dentons

In Australia, Dentons has offices across Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, and Adelaide. Our experience, attitude and accessibility attract many of Australasia's most successful and innovative organisations as well as leading multinationals.

Our lawyers are repeatedly recognised as leading legal service providers in Chambers Global, Chambers Asia Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, IFLR 1000 and in the Best Lawyers International: Australia. Dentons is recognised as a leader in diversity and inclusion, having been named as an Employer of Choice by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, and has achieved Gold Status for LGBTQ+ inclusion for the second year running by the Australian Workplace Equality Index.  


We are seeking an experienced in-house Legal Recruiter to join our busy and innovative team! This is a full-time permanent role that will have national responsibility for legal recruitment across entry to mid-level roles.  This role is part of a national HR team that is defined by words like; trust, collaborative, empowering, team, open communication and inclusive. 


You will be responsible for the full cycle of the recruitment process including (but not limited to):


  • Partnering with internal clients to take a job brief;
  • Sourcing, screening and shortlisting candidates;
  • Booking interviews and reference checking;
  • Offer management and on-boarding;
  • Conduct research as required to source candidates and build talent pools;
  • Ensuring compliance with our recruitment & on-boarding policies and procedures; 
  • Participate in recruitment projects for Graduate Recruitment, Clerkships; and
  • General recruitment and HR administration duties as required.


Use your recruitment skills gained over a period of up to three years; ideally gained in legal recruitment, to provide a seamless and high quality service to our internal clients whilst ensuring a positive candidate experience. Your high attention to detail, excellent administration skills, proactive, forward thinking mindset combined with your client-focussed orientation based on excellence are critical to your success in this role. 


There will be ample opportunity for you to use and further develop your skills through on the job learning and with mentors who will guide you to support your career ahead. 


Employee Extras


Dentons Australia focuses on the three key areas of talent management: engagement, development, and culture to motivate, develop and deliver excellence for our clients.


We offer competitive market salary packaging, salary sacrifice packaging, additional leave programs (purchased leave, parental leave) and referral bonuses. We provide a number of generous health and wellbeing programs and promote diversity initiatives across gender, flexibility, culture, accessibility, reconciliation and LGBTQ+. At Dentons, we are constantly looking to improve employee's lives in and out of the workplace.

Dentons has an internal Talent Acquisition team that works directly with candidates on all of our career opportunities. Dentons does not accept external agency applications for this role.  For a confidential discussion, please call Kirstin Usher, national Recruitment Manager on (08) 9323 0954.