YOOX Group Is Hiring - PR Director North America (NYC)

Based in New York, the Yoox Group is looking for a candidate that will report to the Global Head of PR & Communication based in Milan and will be fully responsible for further develop and implement the communication strategy in North America.
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Based in New York, the Yoox Group is looking for a candidate that will report to the Global Head of PR & Communication based in Milan and will be fully responsible for further develop and implement the communication strategy in North America.
Photo courtesy of Yoox Group

Photo courtesy of Yoox Group

Based in New York, the Yoox Group is looking for a candidate that will report to the Global Head of PR & Communication based in Milan and will be fully responsible for further develop and implement the communication strategy in North America.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain a strong relationship with US press at all the levels, due to the strategic importance of the US market for the Group
  • Work closely with our US PR Agencies in order to develop the YOOX presence in the market and define the best communication plan, starting from the global communication strategy
  • Develop a very solid network through relationships with local Press Offices, PR Agencies of the brands available on the websites, designers, influencers and bloggers
  • Ensure that the websites, as a brand, and its designers are represented correctly and consistently across all communication channels
  • Establish strong internal relationships with the PR & Communication team as well as cross-functionally with the branding, buying, merchandising and marketing teams respectively to facilitate program development and execution
  • Be the voice and the expert of the US market whilst balancing flexibility and proactivity in order to create the right synergy with the Headquarter teams

Requirements

The ideal candidate has a minimum of 7 years of experience in consumer and fashion PR and communication in North America. 

Other requirements that complete the profile are:

  • Good understanding of the luxury fashion industry in addition to E-commerce and retail
  • Discreet, serious, professional and well-spoken with excellent communication skills
  • Clear and effective writing skills
  • Multitasking, extremely well-organized, methodical and efficient
  • Proactive, flexible and dynamic
  • Creative and strategic thinker
  • Great teamwork skills
  • Able to handle and meet deadlines
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Power Point, Photoshop)

Location: New York

To Apply: Please email us.career@yoox.com.