DLA Piper Communications Manager in Baltimore, Maryland

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DLA Piper LLP (US) is a leading global business law firm. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the best people across our practice and business service groups. We are looking for collaborative, results oriented people who enjoy working in a fast paced environment and have exceptional problem solving skills.

If you are a highly talented Communications Manager, we want to hear from you!

This position is located in the Baltimore - Mt. Washington office and relocation is available in accordance with the firm's policy.

The Communications department at DLA Piper assists in articulating, promoting and protecting the brand and image of the firm internally and externally.

The Marketing department is a collaborative and talented team of marketing and communications professionals who assist the firm on internal communications projects, initiatives and materials to inform and educate lawyers, as well as staff, on news and other developments affecting the firm.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English, Journalism, Public Relations, Marketing, or related field

  • 6 years’ experience in marketing, communications, public relations, or similar field in a law firm or professional services environment

  • Proficient with MS Word and MS Excel

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills

  • Solid time management, writing/editing, and organizational skills

  • Availability to work outside regular hours for high-profile projects as necessary

  • Ability to multi-task and collaborate in a fast paced environment

  • Creative thinking and delegation

Preferred Requirements:

  • 1 year of experience in managing a marketing team

What will your day look like?

You will be responsible for the creation, auditing, and dissemination of the firm’s internal and external communications globally. In this role, you will work closely with the Communications and Marketing teams to ensure constant cyclical communication between DLA Piper clients, partners, and staff. You will support the Director of Communications through supervision of assigned projects.

In addition, you will assist the Senior Client Communications Manager in drafting, editing and disseminating client alerts, newsletters, bulletins and other external publications as needed. Your other responsibilities will include the creation and dissemination of messages from firm leadership announcing newly hired partners and partner equivalents. In this managerial role, you will also be tracking and analyzing the success of your team’s initiatives.

We offer exceptional career opportunities in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and a dynamic and diverse environment in which they can build a long and fruitful career and reap the rewards of their success.

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Agency applications will not be considered.