Parlee McLaws LLP is a well-established law firm with over 125 years of experience here in Alberta and we’re seeking a talented individual to be our next Marketing & Communications Specialist to take the Firm to new heights. 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 addition to the team.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • 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 an SEO strategy
  • Provide coordination and administrative support for business development and client events
  • Participate in practice group meetings
  • Be based in Edmonton, but travel to the Calgary office on a consistent basis to support the marketing efforts in each office and for the overall Firm
  • Support other Firm-wide or lawyer/patent agent driven marketing initiatives

Position Qualifications

  • 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.

Parlee is seeking top caliber candidates who excel in this field of expertise. If you are passionate, results-oriented, innovative and ambitious, we want to hear from you. This is a great opportunity to join an established and dynamic law firm with an exciting outlook which provides a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits program including flex days, health and dental coverage, travel coverage, annual allowances for several specialists including massage therapy, annual health care spending account, and pension matching.

Sound like a good fit? Applicants may submit their cover letter and resume. A marketing portfolio may be requested in the final steps of selection. Please visit us on the web at to learn more about us.

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