Marketing Manager

We are seeking a Marketing Manager who is interested in joining a great team where you can make an impact while working at one of the largest New Jersey-based law firms. This position is responsible for managing and implementing the marketing/business development efforts of the Firm, its practice groups and individual attorneys. The Marketing Manager is expected to be a substantive contributor to the workflow of the marketing department, rather than merely a process coordinator. The position, located in the Newark office, reports to the Director of Marketing, who leads the marketing department.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop a thorough understanding of the Firm’s practices, lawyers and client base
  • Write, prepare and manage responses to RFPs and marketing pitch materials
  • Write submissions for legal and attorney ranking nominations, including managing the entire submission process
  • Write, proof and edit a wide range of internal and external communications
  • Write, update and maintain attorney bios and practice group brochures
  • Update website content
  • Assist with executing business development plans
  • Assist with social media initiatives
  • Assist with public relations
  • Manage internal and external events
  • Perform research and analysis to meet the business development needs of the Firm, its lawyers and practice groups
  • Ability to learn and assist with InterAction, Concep and other software tools as needed
  • Other duties as necessary

Specific Qualifications:

  • Superior attention to detail and superior client service skills
  • Strong writing, proofreading and editing skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to work both independently and take direction
  • Must work well under pressure and be a self-starter, problem-solver, proactive thinker and team player
  • Diplomacy, tact and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Be able to obtain a quick understanding of the Firm’s goals, service and culture
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to mentor

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business, English or related discipline.
  • A minimum of five years of marketing and/or business development experience required.  Law firm experience is preferred.

 

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Amy Davis, Director of Marketing, at [email protected].