D'Orazio & Associates Luxury PR Showroom is seeking a Senior Publicist with a minimum of 3-4 years experience in fashion and jewelry public relations. Fast paced, fun and friendly environment. Candidate must be motivated, proactive, energetic, and responsible. You must be knowledgeable and enthusiastic about fashion and jewelry, enjoy working with people, and possess strong communication and computer skills. It is important to be detail oriented, have the ability to multi-task, be flexible and have good problem solving skills. We are looking for a professional individual that is eager to be a team player and develop and grow within our company.
Job Responsibilities: • Layout and design client email campaigns in Photoshop and/or In-Design for designer-based, celebrity-driven and trend-related fashion stories • Write effective press releases and pitches to accompany email campaigns • Develop and maintain strong relationships with regional, national, and international editors to secure placements in key publications • Respond to editor requests • Manage contact databases • Brainstorm creative ideas and strategies for new PR campaigns • Execute communication strategies and conduct press outreach to appropriately position luxury clothing, costume and fine jewelry brands in the marketplace • Facilitate pulls for editorial requests • Complete monthly activity reports • Manage targeted press initiatives to support seasonal launches, collections, and other brand introductions • Clip online press and distribute to clients
Qualifications: • A MINIMUM of 3-4 years experience working either in house or with an Agency in a Public Relations capacity • Proficient graphic design applications such as Photoshop and/or In-Design • Having strong fashion and jewelry editor relationships with regional, national, and international • Strong verbal and written communication skills • Strong time management skills, ability to multitask, intelligent – this role requires managing many different areas for several clients simultaneously, does not get stressed under pressure • Knowledge and understanding of the Fashion and Accessories industry, designers and emerging style • Combination of creative and strategic thinking, ability to jump from the creative side of marketing to analytical side • Ability to work in team environment and actively engage both colleagues and clients in open communication
Please send resume, cover letter and editorial placements you secured to firstname.lastname@example.org.