Public Relations Manager
Century City, CA
Century City law firm seeks a Communications and Public Relations Manager with 5 years of public relations experience, professional services preferred. This position supervises one direct report and works closely with two legal content writers to create content for articles and profile-raising opportunities, and interfaces with firm Chairman to support firm initiatives. Selected candidate acts as press contact and identifies opportunities for media introductions and opportunities to position attorneys as experts. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., with some travel needed.
Communication Manager’s duties include assisting with creating and implementing effective PR campaigns; preparing attorneys for speaking engagements; writing, editing, and issuing press and website announcements, practice descriptions, attorney bios, and other firm marketing materials. Position provides communications guidance to other department projects; assists executives during media engagement and crisis needs; oversees pitching and placement of bylined articles in appropriate publications; prepares responses for media-related surveys and award submissions; maintains editorial calendars; develops website content, social media pages, intranet, and internal firm newsletters; and creates communication plans for various events and campaigns.
Salary is up to $115,000
A bachelor’s degree is required; an advanced degree in communication or marketing-related field is a plus. The PR Manager must have expert level speaking, writing, proofreading, spelling, and grammar skills; display a professional and polished demeanor; and possess stellar interpersonal and collaborative abilities. Candidate must maintain confidential information with discretion.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 33 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.