16 Sep, 2020

University Law Manager with The Times

£10.00 hourly
  • High Fliers Research
  • Remote
Part time & Casual   Law and legal

Job Description/Duties

High Fliers Research is looking to recruit a University Law Manager to represent the University of Leeds, through conducting a research piece about your Law faculty, and also overseeing the prestigious Law Student Survey 2020/21. This position will be a great addition to your CV and will provide a unique opportunity to expand your understanding of the legal graduate job market. We work with many Law graduate employers, including Allen & Overy, Slaughter and May, DLA Piper and Hogan Lovells, all of whom are very interested in the results of this survey. 


What is The Law Student Survey?

The Law Student Survey is an innovative annual study of students at the UK’s top universities who are interested in working as solicitors. The survey is produced by High Fliers Research, an independent market research company, which specialises in conducting research with the leading graduate employers in the UK. This information is pivotal for graduate employers, in fully understanding the job-hunting experiences of law students.

What does the job involve?

Full responsibility for the law research conducted at your university. The work is completed during the autumn term and includes the following: 

  • Campus-specific research to help better understand the legal graduate recruitment market at your university.
  • Recruiting and managing 15 penultimate-year law students, 15 final-year law students, and 15 non-law final-years who are aiming for a career in law, to take part in a paid online survey exploring their job-hunting experiences within the legal sector.

What do I need in order to apply?

  • A wide network of contacts in your law department
  • Connections with other societies and clubs in order to source your non-law students
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • The ability to motivate and lead others

What will I get out of it? 

  • A great addition to your CV!
  • An unrivalled look into the legal graduate recruitment market
  • Flexible working hours

*COVID 19 Update: this role should not be impacted by the pandemic. Our campus research piece and Law Survey can be completed online.*

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