Public Relations Coordinator, International

  • Job Reference: JO0000001946
  • Date Posted: 30 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Marketing / Business Development
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Ryder Reid Legal are working with a highly acclaimed US law firm to recruit a Public Relations Coordinator, International, based within their London office. Reporting to the Associate Director of Communications & Client Development, the Public Relations Coordinator, International will be responsible for the implementation of the firm's international media relations program.

Key responsibilities for the Public Relations Coordinator, International will include:

  • Assisting the Associate Director in the development of proactive media relations strategies and implement the firm's proactive media relations program
  • National media, local and sector media strategies and tactical implementation
  • Growing and cultivating media relations contacts with UK and European based business and legal media
  • Following the firm's communications and marketing plan proactively promote lawyers and the firm initiatives to media outlets through the development of contacts in media outlets on a local, national and international basis
  • Cold calling media outlets to promote stories and story ideas which will promote the firm and the firm's brand
  • Develop, maintain and track the editorial calendars of international, local and industry media outlets
  • Develop and maintain a firm media contact list pairing media trained lawyers / experts with targeted practice group areas and areas of interest
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned by the Associate Director

The ideal candidate for the Public Relations Coordinator, International role will have a background in media and / or journalism gained from a noted law firm PR/media agency. Excellent organisation, communication and interpersonal skills are required. Strong written and verbal communication skills are a must, along with excellent attention to detail, effective time management skills, and the ability to build strong working relationships.

If you meet the above criteria and would like to be considered for this fantastic opportunity, please apply today, without delay!