Senior Communications Executive

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Apr 2021
Closes
13 May 2021
Ref
SS1361
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Communications Executive role for an international law firm based in London.

Senior Communications Executive role for a leading tech focused law firm.  This international law firm has a strong foothold in the technology sector, and works with clients at the cutting edge of this sector.  This role offers the opportunity to execute creative PR and communications across a number of platforms to ensure the firm’s profile remains strong.  Working in this collaborative and very supportive team environment will be a breath of fresh air, and will give you the rewarding step up you’re looking for.

Responsibilities include:

  • Identify target media (national, sector, trade, broadcast) and build relationships with journalists to gain coverage and raise the firm’s profile
  • Preparing and distributing press releases, adapting content appropriately for digital and internal channels
  • Preparing stakeholders before engaging with the press, and supporting them through the process
  • Being the first point of contact for press enquiries
  • Working with the internal communications manager on key projects

 

The successful candidate will have at least five years’ professional experience including involvement in the professional services sector, gained directly within a professional services firm or agency side.  You should have the ability to build relationships with a variety of stakeholders and enjoy working as part of a busy team.  It goes without saying that the role requires top quality writing and editorial skills; excellent command of English grammar and punctuation.