• Location: Exeter
  • Reference Number: LSW5006

Our client is a leading Southwest law firm and are looking to recruit an experienced PR or Communications Manager to join their award winning Marketing Team, the role can be based in either Exeter or Truro, this is a full time opportunity working Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:15pm.

The role:

This is a varied role involving media relations, internal communications and content.

The job holder will be the first port of call for all media enquiries and is responsible for pro-actively looking for opportunities to promote the firm to the regional and select national trade press. There internal communications and employee engagement is considered a priority for the firm. As such, you will have the opportunity to work with the Board on strategic initiatives and change management projects. With the growing importance of digital marketing you will also play a key role in producing content for the wider marketing team which can then be re-purposed for different social media platforms.

Are you the right person?

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of experience in PR and/or Communications at a managerial level, of utmost importance is your ability to spot a good story and produce compelling written content.

Our client is looking for a real team player, who can upskill the wider marketing team. You must be a self-motivator with a ‘can do’ attitude who brings new ideas and different perspectives.

You will possess first-class written and oral communication skills and have excellent attention to detail. The ability to manage multiple projects, demands and prioritise effectively is key to keeping the plates spinning and managing stakeholders’ expectations.

Confident, personable, credible and persuasive, you will need to be able to work with people at all levels of the practice including the Board. You will also need to demonstrate creativity and the ability to think on your feet. The ideal candidate will have the ability to critically assess ideas, spot the right angle and generate the communication which evokes the best response for the firm.

In return you will be offered a competitive salary, 25 days’ holiday per year, life assurance and private medical insurance schemes. You will also benefit from there employee share ownership scheme. You will be part of a fun and stimulating workplace.

Please get in touch if you would like more information about this role or send us your CV via the form below.

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