Public Relations Manageer

Public Relations Manager

LOCATION: New York, NY | Los Angeles, CA | San Francisco Bay Area

THE FIRM: Multinational law firm

COMPENSATION: Base salary commensurate with experience. Exceptional benefits including medical, dental and vision, generous paid time off; 401K w/match, transit, all firm amenities and much more.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Use various media and tools to coordinate firm brand marketing
  • Manage PR activities: respond to interview requests, prepare and facilitate partner interviews, draft firm press releases and provide guidance to firm staff globally
  • Draft and oversee media materials including press releases, internal and external news announcements and media pitches that increase firm visibility 
  • Collaborate with practice leaders and serve as media spokesperson when issues or critical responses arise
  • Guide PR agencies to enhance efficiency
  • Implement a social media training strategy for attorneys
  • Manage logistics for press releases and interviews
  • Supervise global marketing efforts by establishing relationships across the firm
  • Manage and administer the firm’s awards and survey submission program
  • Manage the impact of the firm’s PR activities 

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • 7+ years of public relations experience within a law firm or professional services institution
  • Bachelor’s degree required, advanced degree preferred
  • Experience negotiating contracts and with awards/submissions (ex. Chambers, Legal 500 and other lists/awards)
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and meet time-sensitive deadlines
  • Excellent writing and editorial skills
  • Flexibility to adjust hours to meet operating and business needs