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CORPORATE JOURNALIST

Recruiter
Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£45000 per annum + £45,000
Posted
28 Sep 2016
Closes
26 Oct 2016
Ref
21198
Marketing Disciplines
PR and Communications
Industry Sector
Legal, Professional Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Other

This leading and highly reputable law firm is looking for a Corporate Journalist to join them on a permanent basis. This role will be the key PR contact for the firm and vital in raising the profile and broadcasting messages externally as well as building relationships internally. The firm is growing and has ambitious plans so being able to bring new ideas and creative initiatives to push the firm in a key market position will be invaluable. You will be responsible for building recognition, profile raising and networking.

It will involve managing a variety of internal business relationships at a senior level, including international contacts. The Corporate Journalist will work closely with the marketing and communications colleagues to provide strategic PR input, thought leadership campaigns and agree key messages as well as proactively identifying and pursuing external communication opportunities.

This is a very autonomous role which oversees daily PR functions and maintains the press office infrastructure, including the development and implementation of media relations initiatives and drafting newsworthy content.

The successful candidate will have previous experience working in a PR role whether it be from in house or an agency environment. It is essential the candidate has strong relationship management experience, a thorough understanding of the UK media and the ability to write well-structured content.

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