EightSixtySouth is Hiring a PR & Showroom Assistant in Los Angeles - Fashionista

EightSixtySouth is Hiring a PR & Showroom Assistant in Los Angeles

The ideal candidate will have internship and/or assistant-level experience in PR, a killer work ethic, be hungry to learn, and desire to grow into a well-rounded publicist.
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Seeking a PR & Showroom Assistant for EightSixtySouth (formerly Post+Beam), an established fashion, beauty and lifestyle PR agency with offices in NY and LA.

Looking for an assistant for our LA office/showroom in downtown Los Angeles who is smart, organized and driven to assist with day-to-day office & account operations, as well as assisting with ongoing publicity duties across certain accounts in the fashion, beauty & lifestyle space – writing, pitching, research, etc. Must be dependable, have a great attitude, punctual, extremely organized and love happy hour (we’re a fun bunch).

The ideal candidate will have internship and/or assistant-level experience in PR, a killer work ethic, be hungry to learn, and desire to grow into a well-rounded publicist.

Responsibilities to Include:

  • Maintain & organize showroom inventory, facilitating editorial & stylist pulls
  • Work hand-in-hand with Account Executive team to secure placement in national, regional & online media outlets
  • Develop & maintain relationships with key fashion & beauty editors, fashion stylists and key influencers, while maintaining and updating media lists
  • Track, monitor & prepare press clippings as needed
  • Support press & client events
  • Support CEO with office & administration duties, including meeting scheduling & appointments, office supplies, errands, etc.
  • Support 860S Internship Program
  • Support in-house social media content creation & management

Requirements:

  • Previous PR internship & showroom experience
  • Strong writing, communication & presentation skills
  • Ability to multitask and maintain quality work under pressure & in a fast-paced environment
  • Highly organized & dependable
  • Resourceful – able to swiftly and independently navigate problems to find creative solutions
  •  Strong attention to detail with excellent follow up & follow through
  • Team & goal oriented and an all-hands-on-deck attitude
  • A firm understanding of the media & digital landscape
  • Efficient in Microsoft Office, Cision & Inventory Management Software

To apply, please email Kelly@eightsixtysouth.com, subject line should read: PR & Showroom Assistant Position.