PR Specialist

Tuesday 21 Nov 2023

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PR Specialist

Leading global law firm

London based, hybrid working


We are delighted to be working with a leading global law firm who are looking for a proactive PR Specialist to join their superb marketing and communications team based in London. This is a brilliant opportunity for a talented PR or Communications professional to join a firm that is innovative and forward thinking.


This firm have a strong reputation for excellence. They have an environment that is inclusive and collaborative and aa culture that is friendly and supportive. This PR Specialist role will work on projects for the EMEA region, supporting both the practice groups and the firm’s wider initiatives such as innovation, diversity and ESG.


This PR Specialist role will be at the forefront of the firm's PR and Communications efforts. The successful candidate will act as the day-to-day point of contact for press enquiries, crafting compelling press releases, articles, and other communication materials. Building relationships with media contacts across industry, business, and national publications will be a key aspect of your role. Additionally, you will proactively seek out story ideas and pitch them to press contacts, identifying media opportunities for comment, by-lined articles, and case studies. You will also coordinate press interviews, assist lawyers with media interview preparation, and provide advice on press responses.


The successful candidate for this PR Specialist role will be highly motivated with exceptional attention to detail. First class written and verbal communication skills are essential, coupled attention to detail. A minimum of 3 years' experience in a PR and/or communications role is required, ideally with exposure to a legal or wider professional services environment dealing with complex subject matter, coupled with significant UK media contacts. Experience using PR tools, such as PR media databases and media monitoring platforms, is highly required. An undergraduate degree in a relevant area would be advantageous.  


The firm offer hybrid working and have an excellent track record of developing and progressing peoples’ careers, with lots of learning and development opportunities available.


If you are a PR or Communications professional, looking for a new challenge, please apply now!


Equal Opportunities

As a responsible business, it is important that we represent the diversity of our people, our clients and our communities. We believe that the firms that thrive are those with the most diverse team; that's why we work so hard to source the best talent from the broadest pool possible. As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to accommodate anyone who may have specific needs. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made during the selection process, please talk to a member of the recruitment team so that any required adjustments can be made in advance.