This global heavyweight law firm has grown significantly with many new hires and investment in its infrastructure. The marketing and business development function enjoys a great culture as well as a creative approach and is going through a period of expansion under new direction. You will also get excellent training as well long-term career progression and the opportunity for overseas secondments.
In this PR Executive role, you will be part of a dedicated PR and press office team. You will work closely with the PR Manager and Head of PR on the firm’s global PR strategy and PR plans for the individual practice groups. You will develop relationships with the national, industry and legal press, handle press enquiries and draft press releases as well as sourcing and pitching in stories, support on firmwide announcements and work with the partners to promote the value of PR.
You will have PR and communications experience gained in professional services (ideally a major law firm) or a bank or have worked in a PR agency on professional services and financial services accounts. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to influence and persuade.