Senior PR Advisor

Location
England,London,City of London
Salary
£40000 per annum
Posted
28 Jun 2017
Closes
26 Jul 2017
Ref
13829202/001
Contact
Amy Holdsworth
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Executive
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
PR Advisor - International Law Firm - 12 month contract


Client Details

International Law Firm headquartered in London with over 2500 employees


Description

Media relations:



* To advise team on promotion of the firm's sector expertise

* To achieve coverage in UK national and broadcast media and publications through the development of press-facing collateral

* To identify and establish strong working relationships with key target journalists

* To organise and run media training for spokespeople

* To ensure accurate and regular reporting of PR activity

* To work closely with the internal communications function







Press office development



* To support PR Manager when necessary

* To participate in the development and roll-out of the firm's online media strategy

* To help the team to deliver creative solutions to the business relating to PR issues, and develop a best practice methodology for campaign design and delivery with the team


Profile

Degree educated; IPR or CIM qualified, or equivalent level experience

Essential: Previous experience of working in PR, either agency or in-house. Strong relationship management experience.

Desirable: Experience of working in a professional services environment. Experience of working in an international organisation.


Job Offer

This role is offered as a 12 month fixed term contract with a competitive salary and an immediate start. For an outstanding candidate there may be longer term options within the firm.