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

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.

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.