Public Relations Manager - Tech & Emerging Companies/Bay Area
Company: Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company
Posted on: April 10, 2021
LOCATION: Menlo Park,
Menlo Park and Bay Area office locations.
COMPANY, a leading global law firm, is currently seeking a Public
Relations Manager to join our winning team, located in the Bay
Area. The Public Relations Manager is responsible for developing
and implementing high impact, creative public relations and
marcomms programs to build the firm's brand in the Tech and Life
Sciences sectors and to raise the profile of the firm's
market-leading Emerging Companies Practice. The position spans a
range of activities across earned, paid, and social media as well
as leveraging COMPANY's proprietary channels to build the firm's
A key member of the firm's Brand & Communications Group, the Public
Relations Manager uses his/her experience and understanding of the
Bay Area and Tech ecosystem, media landscape and digital
environment to lead strategic external and internal communications
initiatives to build the firm's brand, working closely with
colleagues in Southern California, across the US and globally.
The success of our firm is largely determined by our commitment to
hire and develop the very best and brightest, creating a team that
provides our clients with the highest quality of work and service.
We are driven by our core values: respect, innovation and
collaboration. The Public Relations Manager will receive a generous
total compensation package. Bonuses are awarded in recognition of
individual and firm performance. Eligible employees can participate
in COMPANY's comprehensive benefit program including healthcare,
life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401k
plan, and more! In addition, employees receive 10 paid holidays per
year, and a PTO program that accrues 23 days during the first year
of employment and grows with tenure.
The Public Relations Manager position covers several key areas of
Playing a lead role designing and implementing PR and marcomms
campaigns, with a specific focus on the Tech sector, Emerging
Companies Practice, and the Bay Area / California market
Coordinating and working closely with office and practice
leadership as well as business development colleagues to identify
and develop strategic, creative public relations activities and
marketing communications programs to elevate the firm's brand.
Building relationships with key media, and connecting those
reporters to partners of the firm who serve as media sources.
Playing an integral role in helping develop content for the firm's
digital program, including the firm's website, relevant microsites,
apps, and social media platforms.
Collaborating with colleagues to support the firm's sponsorship and
partnership marketing initiatives, including developing and
implementing public relations and marcomms initiatives to leverage
content-marketing partnerships and other sponsorships.
Contributing to the development of the social media program, with a
specific focus on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook among other
social media channels
Writing, editing, and coordinating a wide range of copy and serving
as a central resource to develop messaging, draft press releases,
prepare deal and case advisories, develop award entries, and
coordinate survey submissions, among other strategic writing
Helping manage the firm's relationship with brand, advertising and
PR agencies on strategic projects.
As a Public Relations Manager, you will be expected to apply your
organizational and communication skills while displaying a
positive, high-energy attitude. The successful Public Relations
Manager must have knowledge of core public relations principals
including internal/external communications, executive profiling,
thought leadership-based marketing, media relations, partnership
marketing, and digital communications as well as excellent
leadership skills (i.e., organizing, planning, problem-solving and
decision-making) necessary for effective management. An ideal
candidate must display the ability to perceive and analyze problems
and demonstrate the capacity to make or recommend sound decisions
as well as have the ability to undertake and project manage large,
long-term projects, develop alternative methods to complete them,
and implement solutions,.
A Bachelor's degree in Public Relations, Marketing/Communications,
Business Administration, or a related field is required. A minimum
of ten (10) years of relevant experience in PR, with some marketing
communications, is also required. A strong background in the Tech
sector is preferred.
Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a
protected veteran. Visit
https://www.yoh.com/applicants-with-disabilities to contact us if
you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation
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