PR Manager

Location
England,London,City of London
Salary
£250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted
20 Mar 2019
Closes
17 Apr 2019
Ref
3558689
Contact
Amber-Rose Chapman
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Your new company

Hays are currently working with partnership with an innovative and forward thinking Legal firm to recruit a PR Manager on a temp basis. This is the UK's most talked about law firm with a vibrant and dynamic team. This would suited to someone who has experience in an agency or from a law firm with a wide range of practice areas.

Your new role

In your new role as a PR Manager you will be fully responsible for the marketing and communications of the firm, identifying opportunities and raising the profile of the firm across a number of areas. The ability to think creatively and outside of the usual legal confines when necessary is essential for working at this firm.

You will keep up to date with current affairs and identify daily media opportunities for lawyers/practice areas and the operational directors. Develop a media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast and online media. Manage media enquiries and interview requests. Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within business and industry media. Create press releases, articles and thought leadership reports

What you'll need to succeed

In order to succeed it is essential you have experience in the following competencies:


* 3-4 years' solid PR experience
* Track record in creating successful public relations campaigns at a local and national level
* Excellent writing and editing skills, along with a strong attention to detail
* Solid experience with social media including blogs, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc
* Good IT skills
* Experience of using media databases (eg Meltwater) would be advantageous
* Agency experience is desirable but not essential
* Understanding of the legal industry would be an advantage

What you'll get in return

In return you will receive a day rate of £250 - £300 per day.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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