Looking to hire ASAP! Position requirements are 5 days per week (40 hrs)
New York based footwear company seeks Paid PR/Showroom and Marketing/social interns. Prospective candidates should love fashion, and be passionate followers of the industry. We seek creative, outgoing, self-motivated individuals who are eager to gain hands-on experience in the marketing field. Footwear brands include Sigerson Morrison, Belle by Sigerson Morrison, Tommy Hilfiger, Guess, Ivanka Trump and others.
PR Responsibilities (focus is in online press & blogger categories)• Assist PR team with press requests & sample trafficking (domestic & international)• Create trend-driven pitches for online & print press• Clip press for all categories & send weekly press recaps to internal & external teams• Assist with strategic PR plans & initiatives• Update press database and forge new relationships
Marketing responsibilities • Assist VP and Manager with administrative tasks as needed• Consistently stay on top of industry trends and competitors Research and provide support for emerging projects and events. This can include fashion show prep and fashion week assistance, brainstorming ideas for integrated projects, etc… • Scan relevant fashion business news sites to share current industry news with the rest of the team
Social media / digital advertising responsibilities • Assist in the development of all digital communications plans as well as other emerging media initiatives based on client requirements and needs. • Stay on top of trends in social media and develop competitor analysis reports. • Experience and / or general understanding in digital media, search engine marketing, ecommerce, etc. is preferred.• Must be passionate about emerging media and trends. Quick learner in a fast pace environment is necessary.
Showroom Responsibilities • Reception/management of front desk – greet guests, handle all deliveries & phone calls• Handle international shipments from NY office• Maintain showroom & assisting with office management, especially prior to shoe shows• Assist sales teams with coordination of sales samples in the NY office
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must. Applicant should be a self-starter and able to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment. Strong computer and data management skills (Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Photoshop) are appreciated. Prior experience with InDesign is preferred.
To Apply: Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org