Fashion Account Executive

Country :
USA
State :
New York
Town :
NEW YORK
Category :
Sales
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Salary :
50000

Company description

JBCStyle is the leading full-service recruiting agency with a focus on the Fashion, Beauty, Action Sports, Retail and Home industries.With over a decade of experience matching key brands with their ideal candidates, we are uniquely positioned to support our clients looking for top talent and or candidates looking to take the next step in their career(s).

Job description

Title: Fashion PR Account Executive 


Company:  A strategic brand-building and communications agency to the world’s best brands.


Location: NYC



Responsibilities:




Ensure relevant and appropriate editorial coverage is achieved as per the agreed strategy, including pitching news stories, announcement and product placements
Handle press inquiries quickly and effectively.  Meet with media to develop and nurture relationships
Manage all client merchandise to enable fulfilment of press requests and maintain smooth stock control
Support the team during events as directed
Monitor and inform clients of editorial coverage of interest on a daily basis. Liaise with clients regularly regarding general activity
Create content for press material
Support with team administration. Draft meeting agendas and minutes
Update and support senior team members as required
Keep up to date with current affairs and industry news, participate in media initiatives, conducting research to support the development of client plans or new business


Requirements:



Solid working experience in public relations, specifically with fashion clients
A minimum of 12 months experience in Fashion PR, preferably with agency experience
Experience pitching fashion clients to media to secure meaningful press
Fashion GPS experience
Passionate about creativity and ideas generation
Entrepreneurial and open-minded, thrives on learning new things
A team player that inspires colleagues
Pro-active and detail-oriented with responsibilities and tasks
Confident and upbeat persona both with colleagues and clients
Experience with influencers and social media; digitally savvy
Must thrive in fast paced, busy environment