PR Executive

Location
England,West Yorkshire,Leeds
Salary
£25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted
22 May 2018
Closes
18 Jun 2018
Ref
13923054/001
Contact
Freddie Stroud
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Working with the PR manager and the PR agency you will assist the PR activity for the law firm across the globe. You will help support with: press releases, media briefing, and other PR activity.


Client Details

The law firm has a global presence and has partnerships with some of most influential businesses in the world.


Description

* Developing and maintaining strong media contacts with the legal media
* Driving PR activity across the firm's key sectors of: corporate, transactional practices and graduate recruitment.
* Supporting PR for the firm's responsible business initiative
* Driving awards (including selection of awards, drafting and entering) for awards
* Proactively identifying media opportunities, drafting and canvassing press releases, working to ensure maximum coverage of stories and the firm's work.
* Coaching and advising partners with all their press enquiries.
* Creating social media campaigns to support events and initiatives.


Profile

* Experience writing press releases
* Word (advanced level).
* Excel and PowerPoint.
* Extensive knowledge of Outlook essential.
* Good typing skills.
* Proof reading experience.
* Some legal knowledge/law firm background would be very useful but not essential
* Social media platforms


Job Offer

A full time permanent position with a leading law firm. The salary range is between £25-£32k.