Execute communication strategies and conduct press outreach to position a range of home/design, lifestyle and consumer brands in the media marketplace
Secure top-tier media opportunities, including press coverage in home/design, fashion (men’s and women’s), accessories, lifestyle, consumer and business outlets; speaking engagements; sponsorship opportunities; award submissions
Conduct proactive outreach to bloggers and social media influencers for partnership opportunities
Contribute to story angle development, press release writing, daily product placement and media tracking
Coordinate logistics for targeted press events to support seasonal launches, brand introductions, dinner/cocktail events, etc.
Interface with client as relevant to press opportunities, event logistics, overseeing sample traffic, media monitoring etc.
Daily account management duties, including developing recaps and agendas, as well as monthly status reports
Report to Senior Account Manager, Managing Director and/or President; manage PR Assistant
Minimum one year of experience (applicable internships also acceptable) at a PR agency preferred
Relationships within the home/design, lifestyle, fashion as well as digital and regional media on both a national and regional level a plus
Exceptional interpersonal, networking and verbal and written communications skills
Proactive with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a high-pressure, fast-paced environment
Excellent writing skills with attention to detail
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Knowledge of tools such as Cision a plus