Communications Coordinator

Fenwick & West LLP San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 10 months ago

Job Description:Summary:

The Communications Coordinator will be responsible for supporting numerous strategic projects and other initiatives that further our external and internal communications goals. Responsibilities include: online marketing (social media, website, blogs and advertising), content marketing (white papers, emailed alerts, videos, etc.), internal communications, and awards and directory submissions. This position can be based in any of our Bay Area offices with office travel as needed.

Job Description:

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to handle multiple projects and complex tasks simultaneously and work effectively in a team-oriented service environment

  • Excellent grammar, spelling and proofreading skills

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Building and maintaining a strong understanding about the Firm's complex legal services (e.g., venture capital, securities, IP litigation) and the technology industries that we serve (enterprise software, life sciences, gaming and digital entertainment, etc.)

  • Proficiency with MS Office Products and marketing technology tools (Salesforce, Marketo, Hootsuite, Google Analytics, etc.); SharePoint skills preferred

  • Solid understanding of current social media platforms, online content distribution, web analytics and search engine optimization

  • Capable of staying productive and accurate under pressure with tight deadlines (a sense of humor helps, too)

  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated, takes initiative and is able to work independently

Reporting to the Director of Communications, the ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of corporate communications experience, preferably in a law firm. This individual has proven track record successfully developing social media campaigns, management of complex editorial processes and in-depth content marketing experience, and demonstrated ability to develop strong narratives aligned with go-to-market strategy. College degree required, emphasis in Marketing, English, Business Administration or similar field preferred.


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