ION Studio, one of the top 100 hair salons in the US and top 6 in NYC is looking for a press intern to help manage our growing network of fashion and beauty editors as well as help coordinate NYFW shows and presentations. Responsibilities include creating media contact databases both in the fashion and beauty industries as well as assist the Social Media Director with growing the salon's various networks including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.
We're looking for a determined, ambitious, self-starter to help develop and build a foundation for an in-house press office. The salon currently hosts several editors, bloggers, designers, top models and celebrities and we'd like to continue to grow our relationships as well as create new ones. ION Studio has also won several awards for it's design and services, and is considered a pioneer in green/sustainability beauty community world-wide.
If you're passionate about fashion, beauty and are looking for a cool place to get started this would be the opportunity for you. The salon has grown significantly in less than 5 years and the right person could find themselves a permanent position in this growing, buzzed-about business. College credit is possible and we're looking for a minimum of 20 hours per week, sometimes more during NYFW and weekend photo shoots.
Please email (NO PHONE CALLS) the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org - current resume - an interesting cover letter that tells us about who you really are, what your story is and why you want to work with us - a photo is always welcome - references (at least three, consider this the official request please)
The position will be non-paid to begin with but there are great perks including free, fabulous haircuts and color.