Public Relations/Communications Manager

April 13, 2017 - Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, Philadelphia, PA

Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, a national law firm, seeks a goal oriented self-starter to manage and increase Schnader’s brand and public profile both regionally and nationally.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide firm-wide public relations and communications support. Cultivate relationships with media contacts in each of the cities in which Schnader operates. Handle day-to-day press relations and external communications
  • Manage the Schnader website and social media in collaboration with other members of the Marketing team
  • Create and present media/public relations training seminars for Schnader attorneys
  • Collect competitive intelligence and research business, legal press and trade publications in our geographies. Use knowledge to prepare lawyers for interviews, pitches and marketing opportunities
  • Fulfill other duties and projects as required by the CMO

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Marketing, English, Journalism or communications
  • 3-5 years of media relations experience in a law firm required
  • Superior research, writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Excellent project and time management skills with the ability to prioritize and multitask under pressure in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills
  • Ability to work off-hours and travel occasionally
  • Experience with commonly used social media platforms, including LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Microsoft Office, PR software, and design programs
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.) and Adobe Acrobat required

Qualified candidates should email their resume, cover letter, 2 writing samples and salary expectations to schnaderjobs@schnader.com.
Please include “ Public Relations/Communications Manager ” in the “Subject” line.

Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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