Public Relations Manager (hybrid as needed – US offices including Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, San Francisco, or Washington, D.C.)

Web ID: SFLS322010

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Compensation: The minimum salary for this role is $108,000 - Actual compensation will be dependent upon several factors, including a candidate’s relevant experience, qualifications, and location.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field

Benefits: Comprehensive Benefits Package

Summary:

A preeminent international law firm seeks a well-qualified public relations manager to lead its public relations initiatives to increase the firm’s visibility globally. Will play an integral role in the firm’s Communications team, including developing successful media campaigns, securing strategic media coverage, and drafting award submissions and press releases. Must be able to easily commute to one of the firm’s US offices including Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, San Francisco, or Washington, D.C.

Job Description:
  • Develop and implement communications plans for the firm’s practice and industry groups.
  • Develop and maintain close relationships with legal trade, financial, and mainstream media to increase the profile of the firm, practice groups, and partners.
  • Collaborate closely with senior lawyers to understand market challenges, business opportunities, and competitive elements and align PR strategy to address them.
  • Create and implement effective PR campaigns for individual lawyers and practice and industry groups that support client development goals.
  • Identify appropriate third-party commentary topics and industry trends and proactively reach out to reporters to secure interview opportunities and media coverage.
  • Place attorney-written articles in legal, business, and industry publications.
  • Draft various editorial-based award submissions for media outlets.

 

Successful candidates will not only be provided with an outstanding career opportunity and welcoming environment but will also receive a generous and competitive total compensation package. The minimum salary for this role is $108,000 – Actual compensation will be dependent upon several factors, including a candidate’s relevant experience, qualifications, and location.

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field.
  • Minimum of four years of public relations, media relations, and marketing experience with a mid to large-size law firm, public relations agency, or professional services firm is required.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Detail-oriented in all tasks, including excellent proofreading and research skills.
  • Strong time-management skills and ability to meet deadlines.

 


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