OW! Is Seeking Winter '17 NYFW Production Interns In New York, NY - Fashionista

OW! Is Seeking Winter '17 NYFW Production Interns In New York, NY

OW! is a dynamic boutique publicity and event firm based in downtown New York. We are currently looking for Fall NYFW Production Interns.
Author:
Updated:
Original:
OW!.png

Currently, OW!'s core focus is events and red carpet press as we do PR as well. We have clients that are key NYFW sponsors, magazine brands, a major online fashion retailer, a nationally recognized life coach, and many high profile "per project" clients. During the last 20 NYFW seasons, we have consulted on 188 fashion shows and events and have similar work for February. We are looking for dedicated, grounded individuals who are looking to grow with us. 

If you want to learn the "in’s and out’s" of New York Fashion Week in a boutique setting, this opportunity is for you. 

TIMING / HOURS: 

  • Beginning January 23rd at least 3 full days per week, or more, leading into NYFW
  • All 7 days of NYFW from February 9th to 16th, plus about 3 wrap / reporting days after 
  • Last day is February 20th.  
  • Focused on production, client shows and presentations through NYFW.  

PLEASE NOTE: 

  1. Only the top candidates will be contacted for an interview. 
  2. Candidates in need of school credit are welcome. 
  3. This is not a paid internship. 
  4. An interest in PR is a plus! 

QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS: 

  1. Self-motivated and ability to work w/ minimal supervision at times 
  2. Organized 
  3. Focused 
  4. Strong marketing and business sense 
  5. Ability to multi-task & prioritize 
  6. Proficient in Mac/PC, Word, Excel, Photoshop, InDesign, email, etc. 
  7. Team Player 
  8. Excellent follow-up skills 
  9. Writing skills 
  10. Must be VERY trustworthy and reliable 
  11. Solid communications skills 
  12. References are REQUIRED! 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  1. Scheduling 
  2. Assisting with all aspects of preparation for NYFW productions 
  3. Office administrative work 
  4. Assisting with all special projects and presentations 
  5. Assisting with client reporting 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: 

  1. How fashion shows and presentations really work 
  2. Basic production and organizational skills for events 
  3. Behind the scenes look at the New York Fashion industry and media events 
  4. Opportunities to develop a public relations and events understanding by sitting in on client and strategy meetings 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Please email thomas@ow-ny.com with the word "intern" in the email title.