Who What Wear is seeking a full-time assistant to Creative Director, Katherine Power. The ideal candidate must be extremely efficient, a self-starter willing to wear many hats– from editorial, to production, to personal-related tasks. This person must have excellent taste and an eye for style. This person should have a strong passion for and deep understanding of the fashion industry. He/she should be an administrative pro with excellent communication skills (phone and written). This candidate should be able to figure things out on his or her own quickly and with little direction. This is an entry-level position with tremendous room for growth across many departments.
Job Duties: • Maintain CD’s schedule, facilitate all appointments, travel and reservations, including fashion week itineraries • Handle daily office administrative tasks including: CD’s phone line and messages, manage contact database, create expense reports and charge logs • Handle CD’s personal errands • Help to coordinate photo and video shoots – act as liaison between photo editor, production partners, and various other team members
Skills and Qualifications: - Must be familiar with Who What Wear’s voice and style - Must have strong knowledge of the fashion industry (designers, stylists, brands, collaborations, tastemakers) - Must be extremely resourceful and efficient - Must be a “go-getter” with a motivated, can-do attitude that thrives in an entrepreneurial, fast paced environment - Must be exceptionally organized and goal oriented - Must currently live in the Los Angeles area - Must have the ability to work calmly and quickly under pressure, meet tight deadlines, and provide self-direction - Must be proficient with MAC computers and very familiar with Microsoft Office Programs including excel - Basic HTML skills a plus - Agency experience a plus
Special Instructions: -Submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “ASSISTANT TO CD” - NO PHONE CALLS *Due to the great number of resumes we receive, we regretfully are unable to respond individually to each person interested in our company, or answer inquiries regarding the status of a particular resume. If there is interest in interviewing you for an available position within our company, a representative from WhoWhatWear.com will contact you in the near future.
About WhoWhatWear.com: Who What Wear is the definitive authority for trend-setting fashionistas and their followers between the ages of 18-34 – this multi-media brand has quickly become the essential resource among tastemakers everywhere and is beloved by numerous stylish celebrities such as Rachel Bilson and Nicole Richie, all the while, appealing to all young women with its inclusive voice and approachable take on fashion, celebrity and style.
Who What Wear reaches its audience through its online magazine and a daily email newsletter covering the latest in celebrity fashion, runway trends and beauty secrets. The WWW content also includes online video and books – Who What Wear TV was the #1 downloaded podcast on iTunes within the fashion vertical during its entire 4 season run, and the books, Who What Wear: Celebrity and Runway Style for Real Life, and What to Wear, Where, have received rave reviews. Who What Wear will soon be expanding its business by launching Who What Wear Beauty, where we will cover the latest beauty products, newest hair and makeup trends and tips, as well as Clique by Who What Wear, the destination for VIP discounts, exclusive products and deals available on the web, all chosen by Who What Wear editors.
Who What Wear was launched by two former ELLE magazine editors in 2006 and is located in Los Angeles.