PR / Graphic Design Assistant

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Aug 12, 2013
Closes
Sep 11, 2013
Contact
Ms. Allie Burns
Duration
Full Time
Eugenia Kim, a CFDA award-winning luxury accessories company, is seeking a PR / Graphic Design Assistant. This is a full-time, paid position, perfect for a recent graduate. This assistant will work with the PR Director and the Web Coordinator, as well as taking direction from our Freelance Graphic Designer. This position requires excellent creative, design, communications, time management, and media and marketing expertise.

Responsibilities:

- Graphic design projects for web and print
- Helping manage the brand's online presence by updating social media and creating relevant blog content
- Overseeing all sample trafficking
- Assisting PR Director with various tasks including but not limited to: VIP seeding, photo shoots, model castings, press kit creation, project research, tracking upcoming press credits and filing clips into database, updating contact list on a regular basis
- Guiding interns with daily tasks and priorities

Qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Design Communications, Communications, or a related field.
- Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and InDesign
- Strong written and verbal skills
- Previous experience in the fashion industry, specifically sample trafficking is a huge plus!
- An expressed interest in luxury fashion and knowledge of a wide range of trends, designers, fashion magazines (US & International) and industry influencers and personalities
- Comfortable in a fast-paced environment
- Ambitious, optimistic, creative, sharp, focused and extremely organized

This position is looking to hire immediately. In response please send resume and link to portfolio (if available). Compensation will be determined by level of experience.

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