Legal PR Executive

Sparks Careers Morgan McKinley
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Legal PR/Media Relations Executive

A multinational law firm based in Central London is currently looking to recruit a PR Executive for their London office. My client is looking for between 1 - 2 years of previous PR experience either in Banking, Financial or Professional Services or Legal. Salary between; £34,000 - £37,000 per annum.

* Support the Head of Media Relations in developing media plans to support business strategy
* Developing media pitches through a combination of topical news comments, pitches and working with the business to create newsworthy briefings
* Drafting press releases key client wins and news about the firm
* Managing in-bound media inquiries
* Build effective relationships with key journalists across trade and national press as well as internal spokespeople across the business. Offering valuable media opportunities and timely insights to the press.
* Managing media briefings, including advising spokespeople on media handling and arranging media training where appropriate
* Monitor and pitch for editorial calendar opportunities relevant to the firm's PR priorities
* Take ownership of the London PR team's twitter feed
* Support the international PR network by sharing successful media approaches and packages, and ensuring that PR work is joined-up across internal communications and marketing channels
* Managing and improving the core operations of the press office, including media monitoring and evaluation; legal trade press surveys

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.
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