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PR Manager

Company:
Capitol Recruiters Inc.
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Salary:
commensurate with experience.
Posted:
December 12, 2018

Description:

PR Manager – for prominent global law firm in DC. This firm wide position is focused on increasing firm visibility for offices and practices internationally. This position reports to the Director of Communications and is responsible for developing successful media campaigns, securing strategic media coverage, and drafting award submissions and press releases. Some of the duties for this position: Work with the Director to implement communications plans for key practice and industry groups across the firm; maintain close relationships with legal trade, financial, and mainstream media to increase profile of the firm, practice groups, and partners in key practice areas; work closely with senior lawyers to understand market challenges, business opportunities, and competitive elements and align PR strategy to address; implement PR campaigns for lawyers and practice and industry groups supporting client development goals; identify third-party commentary topics and industry trends and reach out to reporters to secure interview opportunities and media coverage; place attorney-written articles at legal, business, and industry publications; draft editorial-based award submissions for media outlets such as Law360 and American Lawyer. Position Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, 5+ years of successful law firm PR experience, superior interpersonal and written communication skills, strong analytical skills, proven strong client service ethic. Salary is commensurate with experience; generous employee benefits offered.