Fashion & celebrity placement Public Relations agency, BGPR, is currently looking for a creative and motivated full time publicist. This job REQUIRES at least 1 year of prior fashion PR experience.
Promising candidates will have a proven track record of pitching and securing media placements in fashion, lifestyle, and trade publications. The candidate will have celebrity, stylist and fashion media contacts, and be accustomed to working with online sites, bloggers and social media platforms. We are looking for someone who is a creative, aggressive go-getter who can work both independently and with a team.
THE RESPONSIBILITIES: • Research and pitch ideas to target media. • Respond in a timely and professional manner to company requests/needs. • Demonstrate a positive, go-getter attitude by being flexible and responsible; be self- motivated, resourceful, manage time efficiently, and show enthusiasm for the business. • Help to coordinate all necessary materials for presentations, meetings or conference calls. • Be able to communicate effectively in all written and verbal reports. • Be detail oriented and able to multitask in a well-organized manner. • Develop and distribute press releases. • Manage and fulfill sample requests for media, stylists and product placement. • Actively monitor media for placements. • Build targeted media lists for campaigns and update contact database. • Develop/update status reports • Develop and execute celebrity seeding opportunities for clients • Research and present opportunities for increasing product visibility amongst core demographic, style influencers, media and celebrities
QUALIFIED CANDIDATES: • Qualified candidates will have no less than 1 year of full-time public relations experience in the lifestyle and/or fashion field. • Strong database of media contacts and relationships. • Proven success in pitching TV, Print and Online media. • Strong writing skills. • Strategic and out-of-the-box thinker. • Qualified candidates must possess a college degree
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