New York City based PR agency, MVPR, is looking for an experienced candidate to join its Editorial PR division. The ideal candidate will possess a breadth of experience across women’s and men’s fashion, beauty, accessories and lifestyle clientele. The successful candidate must have a minimum of 5-7 years of Public Relations agency experience in the fashion industry, with a proven track record of feature story & market placement coverage.
● Lead Client Liaison across several divisional accounts (fashion, accessories, beauty & lifestyle) ● Pitch & secure strategic press coverage for clients including brand features, designers profiles & product placement in top print and online media outlets ● Creatively & strategically plan, implement & execute PR launch strategies across several accounts ● Maintain strong relationships with key fashion, beauty, accessories and lifestyle editors and features writers ● Create innovative communications strategies that maximize brand visibility ● Contribute to new ideas for client opportunities and have a superior knowledge of the evolving media landscape ● Day-to-day lead on communication with clients, building rapport and credibility with the client, based on trust and expert counsel ● Ensure client satisfaction with the agency, services and staff, and quickly and effectively resolve client issues or concerns ● Excellent team skills, working alongside junior and senior members of the agency ● Manage, coach and motivate junior members of the team to ensure day to day operations run smoothly and PR results are delivered; while supporting them in their growth to the next level ● Efficient, organized with excellent time management skills and adherence to deadlines ● Oversee the creation and completion of client reports, agendas, recaps, etc. ● Manage and coordinate press events, new product launch events, and desksides (virtual or otherwise)
● Must have 5-7 years agency experience in a managerial role● Superior knowledge of fashion, beauty & lifestyle media practices● Excellent track record in garnering top-tier coverage in print & digital media● Must have proven editor relationships● Must have ability to thrive in fast paced, deadline oriented, high-energy environment, with a positive attitude● Excellent prioritizing and time management skills● Ability to multitask and not let things fall through the cracks● Must have a tenacious, resourceful & problem solving attitude● Excellent written and verbal communication skills● Proficient in Excel, Word, Powerpoint● Proficient in Launch Metrics, Fashion GPS
● Competitive salary commensurate with experience● 401k after one year of employment● Health Insurance covered 50% by employer● Generous vacation offering
Please send resumes to Megan@mvpublicrelations.com, subject line Senior Account Manager.