The Creative Group Los Angeles , CA 90001
The Creative Group is working with a leading law firm who is seeking a Communications Public Relations Senior Manager to join their growing team. This role will involve working with the Firm?s Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), marketing team collagues, Firm leaders, and external public relations team on a variety of exciting internal and external initiatives.
The Communications Public Relations Senior Manager will also oversee day-to-day communications efforts at the Firm and locate new opportunities to help further the Firm?s position in the marketplace. This person will oversee two other members of our communications team. The position will require some travel (particularly in the beginning as relationships are being developed with key stakeholders across the Firm). The Top Position Must Haves Are: 8-10 years of PR/Communications experience; Writing/Editing skills (press, website, new stories, speaking engagements for lawyers, social media, newsletters); Ability/poise to work cross functionally with C Suite executives, firm chairman, attorneys, and media outlets; Nice to have:
Legal experience, however, not required. Job responsibilities will include: ? Identifying story ideas/opportunities for press engagement and facilitating media introductions to position Firm attorneys as experts in their fields. ? Assisting with creating and implementing effective PR campaigns aligned with strategic firm wide business development objectives. ? Serving as a press contact for reporter requests and outreach, including fielding/vetting inquiries. ? Preparing lawyers for interviews or speaking engagements with advance background materials, talking points and sometimes in-person coaching. ? Writing, editing and issuing press and website announcements, including those related to breaking news on deals or cases, new attorney hires and other Firm developments. ? Assisting the Firm?s Chief Marketing Officer in managing media engagement around crisis needs. ? Overseeing the pitching and placement of bylined articles in appropriate publications. ? Creating and maintaining editorial calendars, and reviewing and developing content for the Firm?s website, social media pages and intranet, as well as multiple internal firm newsletters. ? Overseeing process for writing and updating practice descriptions, attorney biographies and other firm marketing materials, ? Preparing responses for media-related surveys and award submissions for the Firm and individual attorneys. ? Providing communications guidance to administrative departments within the Firm, including support on projects related to recruiting, pro bono and diversity. ? Working closely with Firm chairman on important firm wide internal communications. ? Creating both internal and external communications plans around various events and campaigns. ? Working closely with two legal content writers to help create content for articles and other profile-raising opportunities. FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION: Call or email Sasha Peltz at or
Employment Type: Full-time