samantha slaven publicity is an LA-based, boutique fashion pr agency focusing on established and emerging fashion, accessory and lifestyle clients accustomed to top-drawer service and results.
We're looking for a candidate who lives and breathes fashion pr, has their pulse on the latest trends and celebrity gossip, is super fast-paced and never misses a deadline, a strategic and creative thinker and writer, and has 2-4+ years experience in an agency role that included client- and press-facing work.
Requirements: • 2-4 years agency experience - you've been a point of contact for both clients and media; brainstormed ideas and sourced leads; kept up with industry trends and news; conceptualized and written ongoing schedule of pitches and outreach; generated reports for clients/internal documentation; tracked client press placements; pulled and tracked showroom samples; managed junior staff and interns • Has a book of established contacts with fashion/lifestyle press and celebrity reps as well as samples of successful placements • Ability to thrive, multi-task, focus on details and remain unflappable in a very fast-paced, high-pressure, multiple-priority environment • Strong writing and grammar skills, ability and creativity to translate current trends in fashion, pop and celebrity culture into relevant pitches and timely ideas for our clients • Events experience - has helped plan and staff press previews, brand launch parties, after-parties and in-store events • Great organizational and time-management skills, experience and ability managing/juggling multiple workflows from beginning to end • Excellent computer skills: Word, Excel, Photoshop, etc.; strong internet research and social media skills • Comfortable working in a boutique agency environment - strong team player who can also work independently and wear many hats!
To apply, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
You can also see more about the agency here: http://prcouture.com/2013/01/03/front-row-fashion-pr-samantha-slaven-samantha-slaven-publicity