PR Manager

£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
16 Nov 2012
14 Dec 2012
Joanna Tory
Press Officer
Full Time
This leading and much coveted law firm is going from strength to strength. Award winning, innovative and forward thinking it is a true full mix firm with a particular strength with financial services clients.
This PR Manager role works in a central, established PR team alongside another PR Manger and concentrates on a wide range of practice and sector areas in the UK as well as liaising with global PR teams. You will assist in the development of international media campaigns and work closely with partners and colleagues to roll this out.
Your responsibilities will include thought leadership campaigns, crisis management, press release drafting and selling in, writing directory submissions.
The role will require daily contact with partners and journalists. The applicant will need to demonstrate a strong track record in media relations, thought leadership and crisis management.
We are looking for an organised, hard working candidate with a 'can do' attitude. You should have a sound knowledge of the media and a network of relevant journalists in legal, national and trade press is, whilst not entirely essential, greatly advantageous. You must have strong written skills.