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Marketing Manager
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is looking for a Marketing Manager in our Dallas or Washington, DC office to support business services department marketing projects. For more information please visit our website at www.akingump.com

Office:  Dallas, TX or Washington, DC
Department: Marketing (Firmwide)
Reports to: Director of Marketing 
Status: Exempt
Hours: Core Hours:  9:00 am – 5:30 pm, Monday – Friday; additional hours as needed

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GENERAL SUMMARY:  Under the general supervision and direction of the Director of Marketing, the Marketing Manager is responsible for working with the business services teams within the firm to support their marketing needs. The Marketing Manager is expected to perform all responsibilities with a commitment to providing superior service to the firm’s clients, attorneys, advisors and staff, efficient and effective departmental operations, and an atmosphere of teamwork and continuous improvement.  Above all, the Marketing Manager must fulfill the needs of the firm in a manner which is consistent with the Firm’s Core Values.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with each business services team (including IT, HR, Attorney Recruiting and Development, Diversity & Inclusion, Finance, Operations, etc.) to map the marketing projects for the year.
  • Manage the business services teams’ marketing projects, ensuring timely deliveries and high quality products. 
  • Act as a liaison between the business services and marketing teams, such as creative services and marketing technology.
  • Assist with creation of business services’ internal communications, coordinating with our communications team.
  • Share expertise and provide guidance on business services’ branding and other marketing initiatives.


Specific Requirements

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Strong project management skills 
  • Ability to: work independently and as part of a team; work well with a range of personalities and work styles; show poise and professionalism when interacting with internal and external contacts 
  • Ability to prioritize workload, handling multiple projects with competing deadlines and sometimes quick turn-arounds
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong computer skills including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint; knowledge of InterAction and Vuture preferred
  • Commitment to maintaining confidentiality of client and office information and adhering to the Firm’s Core Values
  • Commitment to the office and firm
  • Commitment to professional growth and development

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS/JOB EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required 
  • At least five years’ experience in a business development/marketing-related field required
  • Experience in a professional services environment necessary, previous law firm experience preferred
Contact Details
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading global law firm recognized for its exceptional client service, innovation and engaging work environment. Our reputation as an outstanding, service-oriented firm begins with our people and their commitment to our core values of collegiality, commitment, excellence, integrity and intensity, which exemplify how we approach our work in support of our clients and each other. Working together, we solve problems and move the firm forward - efficiently, effectively and expertly.

We seek to attract, develop and retain the very best professional and administrative talent in the legal services industry by providing a dynamic work culture, competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits designed to help our employees balance their work/life responsibilities, as well as continuing professional development opportunities. We are committed to maintaining and cultivating a diverse and inclusive firm culture grounded in respect and teamwork. The long tenure of our employees speaks to the strength and appeal of our culture and values.

If you are interested in learning more about the work we do, our offices, available administrative and professional staff positions, and our fringe benefits, we invite you to explore our website at www.akingump.com.


Raechel Clark-Welch
staffrecruiter@akingump.com
Apply Online: https://akingumpselfapply.viglobalcloud.com/viRecruitSelfApply/ReDefault.aspx?FilterREID=3&FilterJobCategoryID=15&FilterJobID=254
1333 New Hampshire Ave NW
Company Name Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Posted Date 12/14/2017
Job Type Exempt
Employment Type Full Time
Location Washington,District of Columbia
City Washington
State District of Columbia
Country USA
Region East Coast