Communications Specialist

For the New York Office a Prestigious Law Firm

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and execute on comprehensive visibility plans for practice areas of strategic importance to the firm; create and execute communications plans and ongoing programs to promote client matter outcomes and milestones, personnel developments;
  • Assist with monitoring media alerts and key publications for news related to the firm; share content with relevant parties internally and produce regular reports on press coverage;
  • Stay abreast of trends and related developments that may inform our thought leadership efforts and recommend tactics based on findings;
  • Work with attorneys to identify timely, provocative and sensible topics for thought leadership campaigns that involve a number of tactics;
  • Produce videos and interactive content with support from the multimedia team; this includes working with partners on content, coordinating video shoot logistics, editing footage and promoting the final product;
  • Maintain and organize systems that track information including project timelines, deadlines, measure results, program participation, etc.

Qualifications include:

  • 5+ years of marketing, PR, news or law firm experience;
  • Highly organized with a meticulous attention to detail;
  • Ability to work in an environment with shifting priorities to meet time-sensitive deadlines, as well as manage multiple projects simultaneously, including confidential matters;
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and processes and eagerness to help the team;
  • Excellent communication skills (writing, editing, formatting, proofreading and presentation skills);
  • Demonstrated ability to work confidently and collaboratively with individuals at all levels of the organization.

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