Senior PR & Communications Executive

Recruiter
Blue Legal
Location
London
Salary
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company:

This global law firm is currently recruiting for a Senior PR & Communications Executive to join their team in London. The purpose of the role is to enhance the firm’s external reputation and positioning through the media and other external channels. You will be involved in the planning and implementation of the communications aspects of marketing and BD campaigns as well as supporting the team around potential issues and crisis management.

The Responsibilities:

·Support the firm’s corporate communications regarding firm announcements and taking a lead role in the practice areas being supported

·Increase the firm’s reputation as the go-to firm for insightful commentary around key legal and commercial issues that can help support the firm’s specialist offerings

·Proactively target news opportunities

·Assist the wider teams with the promotion and development of newsworthy thought leadership

·Support external crisis communications planning and execution

·Contribute to the firm’s global media monitoring and evaluation exercise

·Brief the firm’s lawyers in preparation for interviews and provide on-going media training

·Research and facilitate high-profile publishing and speaking opportunities for lawyers

·Support the firm’s various social media channels

The Candidate:

  • Degree educated
  • Proven PR experience, ideally within a major professional services organisation
  • Excellent writer with the ability to translate various materials into commercial writing 
  • Social media savvy

Once you have sent your CV, feel free to telephone me on 0207 118 3003. 

Please note: Due to the specific sectors we work in, only candidates with valid work experience in a Law Firm, Accountancy Firm, Management Consultancy, Property/Construction Firm, Financial Services Firm or a high profile relevant Association or Agency will be considered.We regret that our clients will not accept applications outside of these areas.

Blue Enterprises offers the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

For more positions like these, check out our website at www.bluelegal.com