Litigation Specialist for Leading Corporate and Financial PR FIrm

Competitive + benefits
18 Feb 2013
04 Mar 2013
Melissa Hosken
Full Time
Contract Type

Knowledge of the legal process and the ability to handle highly sensitive scenarios and crisis situations is key. You will be a calm and collected operator able to deal with situations sensitively, but with a firm hand.

The Company

Having made their name providing communications advice to CEOs and Chairmen through some of the biggest crises of their careers, this young financial and corporate communications firm has built an impressive client list and reputation across all sectors at speed. Still independent and reasonably flat structured, they offer all members of the team the opportunity to be part of an evolving business and influence the direction of the firm.

The Role

Key challenges and opportunities in this litigation specialist within financial and corporate PR role:

  • Advising clients across an array of sectors facing broad ranging, high profile situations
  • Influencing at the most senior level. Building credibility and relationships of trust at speed
  • Making an impact on the shape and direction of the business
  • Internal education of colleagues

The Person

Key attributes and experience for this litigation specialist within financial and corporate PR role:

  • Either a background in law, or extensive exposure to the legal process
  • Flexible approach, able to work on a large variety of different projects and situations
  • Excellent academics and analytical ability
  • Excellent communications skills, from crafting messages and developing strategy to sensitively and empathetically dealing with clients and broad ranging stakeholder groups
  • Experience working in a communications role, either in agency or in-house is highly desirable

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