Communications Specialist

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Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP
Published
June 6, 2018
Location
Vancouver, Canada
Job Type
Level of Experience
Established professional

Description

OUR FIRM

Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP is a leader in construction and infrastructure, insurance, commercial litigation, real estate and business law. Founded in 1982, with its roots in construction litigation, the Firm has grown to add a full complement of business law services including commercial real estate, construction contracts, estates planning, and corporate commercial.

THE ROLE

Singleton Reynolds is looking for a communications professional to join our Marketing Team. We are a professional, entrepreneurial, team-oriented, and friendly place to work. We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and offer a welcoming environment for all people.

We require someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, who is resourceful, service oriented and deadline-driven. We are looking for someone who is creative, hardworking, detail oriented, a team player and an exceptional writer.

The core functions of the role include the following:

  • Develops and maintain the Firm's communications plan.
  • Drafts pitches and proposals.
  • Writes awards and rankings submissions.
  • Leads, implements and delivers social media strategy, including reporting through Google analytics.
  • Monitors media and maintains a list of current media contacts as part of the media relations program.
  • Drafts and collaborates with senior Firm members on news releases in addition to pitching story ideas and liaises with media.
  • Writes content for advertising, marketing materials, invitations & abstracts for client seminars, lawyer bios, speeches, case studies and the website.
  • Leads story meetings and coordinates the Firm's blog content.
  • Manages and executes projects as assigned by the Manager, Marketing & BD.

KEY QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE

  • Post-secondary degree (communications, marketing, journalism).
  • 5+ years’ relevant work experience.
  • Strong social media and Google analytics experience.
  • Intermediate level experience with SEO and online writing for SEO.
  • Experience with Adobe Suite an asset but not a prerequisite.
  • Experience in professional services is an asset but not a prerequisite.

SKILLS and ATTRIBUTES

  • Exceptional writer.
  • Highly motivated self-starter who shows initiative.
  • Professional, presentable, and enthusiastic.
  • "Can-do" attitude.
  • Strong ability to adapt to change.
  • Strong ability to produce quality work while paying close attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Capacity to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and work extended hours (as needed).

KEY CONTACT

To pursue this employment opportunity, candidates are invited to submit their applications to:

Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP
Attention: Stephen Hinds
925 West Georgia Street, Suite 1200
Vancouver, BC
V6C 3L2

Email: jobs@singleton.com

Singleton Reynolds is committed to the principle of equality in employment standards and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short-listed and selected for interviews will be contacted.

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