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The Eye Travels Is Hiring A Press Relations Manager In New York, NY

The Eye Travels is hiring a multi-talented content and press relations manager with creative skill set.
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Samantha Angelo, the Founder and Creative Director of the fashion-art platform, The Eye Travels (TET) is looking to add a new supportive and reliable member to her small creative team. This role is essential in the day­ to ­day runnings of The Eye Travels. In hiring for this role, the emphasis is on right individual who embodies creative excitement, work ethic and desire to be part of building The Eye Travels. The skills outlined below are certainly important, however TET is willing to make the role work around the right individual as all of the skills can be learned.

Role Objectives & Responsibilities:

  • Support in outreach to brands and PR agencies to help secure fashion week attendance in New York, Paris and Milan; main liaison for all look book requests and samples along with other fashion week duties. Press and brand contacts are not required (although desired) but solid research skills are very important
  • Generate new content / visual collages, upload and link images for posts on the website. A comfort around WordPress and ideally Photoshop / InDesign will be necessary
  • Maintain invoice logs for paid partnerships as well as scheduling for upcoming meetings and events in the TET calendar
  • Work independently on special projects as assigned

Requirements:

  • This role is externally facing, therefore professional interaction with clients and potential partners is key. Good manners, persistence and being pleasantly assertive with a positive attitude is required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with an emphasis on kindness
  • Strong attention to detail, someone who is a self described perfectionist with a critical and creative eye
  • ­Self ­starter, polite, mature and extremely organized professional with an interest in fashion, art, beauty, lifestyle and content creation
  • Strong sense of urgency & follow-up skills
  • Demonstrates analysis, initiative, creativity and resourcefulness in problem solving, and presents solutions
  • Some degree of knowledge in Photoshop, Wordpress, Word and Excel (or strong willingness to learn)
  • Friendly and enthusiastic with a positive attitude
  • ­Strong project and time management skills are essential

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Bonus Skill Sets:

  • Photography skills
  • A degree or past experience in fashion design
  • Sewing skills
  • Graphic design
  • Reads music and can play an instrument
  • Sketch and art background

Any talent of any kind is embraced and fostered at The Eye Travels!!

To apply, please submit your resume (in PDF form) and any other materials which best displays your strong suits and talents to samantha@theeyetravels.com.