Randstad Communications Specialist in New York, New York

Communications Specialist

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$100,000 - $105,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, September 11, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Administrative and Support Services

  • reference:S_682765

  • questions:hinal.patel@randstadusa.com212-687-8605

job description

Communications Specialist

Do you have experience in PR, Marketing, or Communications in the business to business realm? Do you consider yourself a strong influencer or persuader? A top leading and one the largest Law Firms in NYC is looking for a Communications Specialist to join their Business Development Comm team. The role will come with the ability to manage high level projects and can lead into a Senior level position down the road.

Typical hours are Monday-Friday 930am-530pm. Must be flexible to work overtime on highly sensitive projects if required. This is an exempt position so OT will be paid.

Responsibilities:

-Communicate with reporters to arrange any media interviews and response to press inquiries as needed

-Prepare materials for partners for any media interviews

-Work closely with colleagues to develop external communications plans to support strategic initiatives

-Write content for postings and generating campaigns along with executing any social media initiatives

-Manage social media analytics

-Work with Business Development colleagues to develop new content for marketing purposes

-Put together press releases, news items/ deal announcements as needed

-Write any additional marketing or communications material used for business development

-Any additional responsibilities as requested

Working hours: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Skills:

-Excellent writing and verbal communications skills required

-Must have impeccable attention to detail

-A creative mind is a must to be successful in this role

-Excellent organizational skills and multi-tasking/ project management skills

-Team player with positive attitude

Qualifications:

-Must have 5+ years of PR, Communications or Marketing experience in the B2B realm

-Must have experience working with media/ press

-Experience in social media channels preferred but not required

-Bachelor's Degree required, high GPA preferred

-Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe, and additional marketing/ publishing software

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