Established over 135 years ago, Parlee McLaws LLP is a reputable mid-size, Alberta law firm with extensive experience.  We are seeking a talented individual to be our Marketing & Communications Specialist.

This position can be based out of either our Edmonton or Calgary location and would report to the Chief Administrative Officer. Hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM, with flexibility to work remotely two days per week.

If you pride yourself on being a self-starter who enjoys a good challenge, is digitally savvy, and is highly creative with a talent for following through on innovative ideas, you could be our newest team member.

What would you do?

  • Work with lawyers and patent agents to generate exceptional digital content, client presentation materials, and request for proposals on a frequent basis
  • Maintain the Firm’s social media accounts and website, and contribute content to internal newsfeed
  • Increase online presence by implementing and maintaining a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategy
  • Provide coordination and administrative support for business development and client events
  • Participate in practice group meetings
  • Lead the marketing and communications efforts for both the Edmonton and Calgary offices
  • Support other Firm-wide or lawyer/patent agent driven marketing initiatives

What do you possess?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, PR, or related field
  • Minimum five (5) years of marketing, communications, or business development experience, preferably in a professional services environment
  • Proven track record of being a self-driven project manager who can work independently and within a team
  • Proven track record of successfully identifying and implementing marketing strategies
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office programs
  • Must speak, read, and write English fluently
  • The successful candidate must be willing to travel within Alberta and possess a valid Alberta Class 5 driver’s license and vehicle.

Sound like a good fit? Please send your cover letter and resume as a PDF to or Your application will be confidential. We look forward to hearing from you!

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.