Krupp Group Is Hiring An Account Executive, Fashion In New York

Boutique PR Agency, Krupp Group is hiring an Account Executive to handle day-to-day public relations efforts on behalf of Krupp Group fashion clients. Candidate must have at least 3+ years of experience of public relations work in the fashion industry.
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Boutique PR Agency, Krupp Group is hiring an Account Executive to handle day-to-day public relations efforts on behalf of Krupp Group fashion clients. Candidate must have at least 3+ years of experience of public relations work in the fashion industry.
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Title: Account Executive, Fashion

Position Reports To: Director, Fashion

Basic Function: Handle day-to-day public relations efforts on behalf of Krupp Group fashion clients. Focus on growing brand awareness through various media channels, securing product placement as well as feature opportunities for clients; in addition to supporting clients in all activities, campaigns, special projects, shows, presentations, and events. Developing targeted press strategies seasonally per client as well as strategic creative thinking. Works closely with the Director, Fashion and manages the Account Coordinator and/or Assistant.

Essential Duties:

  • Manage client accounts as well as support on select senior team accounts
  • Proactively communicate with clients on a daily basis
  • Strategic planning and execution
       * Composing press releases
       * Updating Client bios or written material
       * Pitching features and news stories
       * Conducting market research
  • Oversee sample requests
  • Provide managerial support to Coordinator and/or Assistant
  • Editor/ Stylist Appointments
       * Conduct seasonal press appointments for clients
       * Hold showroom appointments
        * Schedule and attend desksides if necessary
  • Daily communication with media
  • Commit to editor entertaining
  • Finalize weekly and/or monthly activity reports
  • Develop targeted media lists depending on client and project
  • Be an integral part of Krupp Group’s New York Fashion Week shows as well as support on Europe shows as needed

Qualifications:

  • At least 3+ years of experience of public relations work in the fashion industry
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Demonstrates a thorough understanding of and ongoing interest in the fashion industry
  • Creative and strategic thinker
  • Proven experience of working in a fast paced environment. Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills, professional, and articulate
  • Well organized, efficient, with strong initiative
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook and Fashion GPS

To apply, please send your resume to jobs@kruppgroup.com, subject line "Account Executive, Fashion."