Communications Coordinator

Date Posted: Jan 03, 2019
Application Deadline: Jan 18, 2019
Start Date: Jan 28, 2019

Salary Range: 30K - 40K
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: Health
Organization's Field/Discipline: Business
Job's focus: Both
Job Type: Full-time
Career Level: Intermediate

Organization Description

Law and Style Media Inc.
Law and Style Media Inc. is an independent, Toronto-based media company that produces high-quality, professional and stylish content for lawyers and law students. Established in 2007, the company delivers magazines, websites, eNewsletters, social media, events and sponsored content to the legal community. Our products include Precedent Magazine (an award-winning quarterly print magazine that is sent to 15,000 Toronto lawyers), PrecedentJD (a website for law students plus an annual national print magazine), the Precedent A-List (a website for career announcements and job opportunities exclusively for lawyers) and our annual Precedent Setter Awards event.

Job Description

Communications Coordinator
This is an exciting time for a highly organized individual with strong communication skills to step into a new role at our growing company. If you like the idea of working in a collegial and creative environment and you love the idea of working in magazines, this could be the job for you! The Communications Coordinator will play an important role in all aspects of the business – supporting our editorial and sales departments, executing events and helping to develop our growing sponsored content division. We are looking for a creative thinker who can see the big picture and help us meet our goals. We will provide mentorship and learning opportunities that will allow you to build on your current skillset.
  • Working closely with the Senior Editor and Publisher, develop and execute a communications strategy, which will include social media, eNewsletters and other corporate communications
  • Coordinate Precedent’s coverage and sponsorship of events in the legal community
  • Support the launch of new initiatives, including our recently established Innovation Awards  
Sponsored Content
  • Act as project lead and client contact on sponsored content projects
  • Develop and draft sponsored content stories
Sales Support
  • Use digital analytics skills to provide publisher with data to support sales
  • Respond to client inquiries regarding advertising and pass leads along to Publisher 
  • Plan and execute annual Precedent Setter awards reception
  • Attend events in the legal community on behalf of the company
  • Assist in the development and launch of additional events
Note: Law and Style Media Inc. is an all-hands-on-deck environment. Other tasks will arise from time to time that may fall outside this job description.


Skills & Qualifications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to write with respect for tone and audience
  • Experience with development of content for eNewsletters and social media
  • Experience planning and executing events
  • Customer service experience
  • Highly organized with experience setting and meeting deadlines
  • Ability to be self-directed and self-motivated
  • Familiarity with HTML, Google Analytics, SEO, social media platforms, Photoshop, content management systems such as WordPress, eNewsletter platforms such as Campaign Monitor and MailChimp
Other skills and qualifications that would be helpful but not mandatory
  • Experience working in a magazine environment
  • Knowledge of the legal profession
  • Photography experience
  • Familiarity with CRM software
  • Familiarity with marketing automation software

Additional Info:

Salary and Benefits
  • Salary range: $35,000 - $40,000
  • Law and Style Media offers a generous health and dental package
  • The Law and Style Media Inc. office is located in downtown Toronto near King and Parliament

How to Apply:

Please email your résumé along with a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications to:
Melissa Kluger, CEO
Law and Style Media Inc.
Please use the following subject line in your email:
Communications Coordinator Application
Deadline for applications is January 18, 2019. The Communications Coordinator must be available to start by late January.
Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis. We encourage early applications.
Law and Style Media Inc. thanks all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.