Post+Beam is Hiring a Public Relations Associate and a Junior PR Associate (LA)

Innovation+Communication firm Post+Beam, with clientele including Sephora, We Are Handsome and Topshop, is seeking a Public Relations Associate in Los Angeles to execute communications programs for a portfolio of top tier and emerging fashion, beauty and lifestyle clients. Applicants should have at least 2-3 years experience and an established background in fashion and lifestyle.
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Innovation+Communication firm Post+Beam, with clientele including Sephora, We Are Handsome and Topshop, is seeking a Public Relations Associate in Los Angeles to execute communications programs for a portfolio of top tier and emerging fashion, beauty and lifestyle clients. Applicants should have at least 2-3 years experience and an established background in fashion and lifestyle.
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Innovation+Communication firm Post+Beam, with clientele including Sephora, We Are Handsome and Topshop, is seeking a Public Relations Associate in Los Angeles to execute communications programs for a portfolio of top tier and emerging fashion, beauty and lifestyle clients.

Applicants should have at least 2-3 years experience and an established background in fashion and lifestyle. The candidate must have established media and influencer contacts, and solid writing/editing skills. Candidate should be able to perform in a fast-paced environment, meeting deadlines and successfully collaborating with clients and colleagues.

He or she will also have an up-beat attitude, strong work ethic, ability to take initiative and work well in a team environment. Respondents are required to submit two writing/pitch samples, their cover letter, and a resume to kelly@postandbeam.is.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: • Provide essential public relations support to assigned clientele; responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing client programs and activities • Ensure that all programs are strategically on target with clients’ business objectives and maintain day-to-day contact • Conduct press outreach to various forms of media (national, trade, local, broadcast, online, etc.), and industry influencers (celebrity, blogger, etc.) to appropriately position clientele in the marketplace • Capacity to oversee general client administrative tasks, such as client meeting/call agendas, recap reports, press clips and monthly reports • Media and samples tracking • Assist with new business research, proposal writing, case-studies and presentations • Assist in social media engagement & strategy for clients and agency

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE: • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, English, Marketing or a related field • 2-3 years of PR and communications experience, including media relations, events, celebrity and blogger seeding, broadcast placement, etc. • Strong, current and fluid working relationships with relevant fashion and market editors, industry influencers, etc. • Excellent writing, presentation (written and verbal) skills and a strong work ethic • Savvy, hard-working, problem-solving and culturally aware • A results-driven motivation, strategic thinker, ability to handle multiple things at once and capability to work effectively in a team environment • Track record of excellent client relationship management • Strong background in program implementation and delivering results • A passion for innovation in the fashion and lifestyle industry

Salary is commensurate with experience. This is a full time position located in Los Angeles.

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Junior PR Associate (LA)

Innovation+Communication firm Post+Beam, with clientele including Sephora, We Are Handsome and Topshop, is seeking a Junior Associate in LA to help execute communications programs for a portfolio of top tier and emerging fashion, beauty and lifestyle clients.

Applicants should have at least 1-2 years experience, with a preferred background in fashion, beauty and lifestyle. The ideal candidate will have established media and influencer contacts, and solid writing/editing skills. Candidate should be able to perform in a fast-paced environment, meeting deadlines and successfully collaborating with clients and colleagues.

He or she will also have an up-beat attitude, strong work ethic, ability to take initiative and work well in a team environment. Respondents are required to submit a cover letter and a resume to kelly@postandbeam.is.

Responsibilities: • Execute high-impact communications programs, drawing from media relations, celebrity placement, blogger seeding, industry and consumer events, and social media • Lead pitching to fashion, beauty and lifestyle magazines, blogs and broadcast media for select accounts • Assist account executives with client relations, management of account activities, press clippings and monthly reports • Assist in coordination of any special events or projects • Work with the P+B team to create groundbreaking brand and product launch concepts, including pop-up shops, PR stunts, launch events and strategic partnerships • Work with the senior P+B team to support new business development

Qualifications: • 1-2 years of PR experience, fashion industry preferred • Strong phone pitching skills and established press/blog contacts a plus • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Proactive attitude – the ability to work independently and take initiative in projects and daily duties • Highly organized and dependable – must have effective time management skills, be able to meet strict deadlines, maintained an organized work environment, and track/document the status of various projects • Excellent follow up and a keen attention to detail • Ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment, as well as the ability to be flexible under pressure • Friendly and positive, and able to work hard while having fun

Salary is commensurate with experience. This is a full time position located in Los Angeles.

ABOUT: Post+Beam is innovation + communication. We build awareness, change perceptions, and motivate action by creating experiences and narratives that are both inspiring and compelling. Our expertise spans branding, public relations, events and interactive, with capabilities that build powerful and dynamic integrated campaigns in-house. We consult with top organizations in fashion & lifestyle, arts & culture, design & architecture and technology, with a portfolio including Givenchy, Louis Vuitton, Sephora, Rachel Zoe, Karl Lagerfeld, Rimmel, The Guggenheim, W Hotels, and Facebook.