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Press Relations & Marketing Fashion Work Placement

Listing ID: 560255

Press Relations & Marketing Fashion Work Placement

Type of Position: Internship / Work Placement
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Mary Katrantzou
Location: East London, London, UK
Length of Internship / Placement: 3-6 months
Hours: Full Time
Compensation: Allowance / Expenses
Twitter Handle: @MaryKatrantzou
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 1 month 1 day
About: Mary Katrantzou was born in Athens in 1983, to an interior designer mother and an entrepreneur father. Her collections revolve around icons of luxury, ideas in art or design that a woman would not be able to wear if it were real. She allows women to wear the beauty found in design, in a subversive way, now boasting 250 stockists ranging from SAKS to Selfridges and Matches Fashion and collaborations with 'Atelier Swarovski' and Couture house 'Lesage, Longchamp, Topshop, and Adidas. She has also received awards for her innovation in Textiles, winning the Swiss Textile Award in 2010. In November 2011 Katrantzou was awarded the British Fashion Award for Emerging Talent: Womenswear and in February 2012 was awarded Young Designer of the Year at the Elle Style Awards.

Mary Katrantzou is currently offering a Student Work Placement for within the PR / Marketing department in our Head Office based in East London, to start immediately. 

Tasks:

  • Assisting in the AW17 Runway show organisation (backstage, invitations, seating plan, coordination with partners, styling VIPs)
  • Smooth and efficient running of sample coordination
  • Dealing with press and VIP requests
  • Sending garments to stylists and magazines in coordination with the press agency 
  • Monitoring and reporting daily coverage
  • Admin tasks 
  • Studio organization: general maintenance of the studio including stationary supplies and keeping rails tidy & organized
  • Sample Sales: participation with the sales department

Preferred candidates will:

  • Have the ability to work in a fast paced environment within a luxury fashion house
  • Have an enthusiastic and positive outlook and a “no task too small” attitude
  • Be highly organized
  • Have excellent initiative and problem-solving skills 
  • Be presentable and approachable yet remain professional 
  • Have the ability to work under pressure and to remain calm in a fast-paced environment, but an equal sense of urgency when required 
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Have good communication skills in English (spoken and written)
  • Have a good knowledge of social media platforms 
  • Have a knowledge of fashion publications and online platforms 
  • Be able to work full time in order to reap the full benefits of the internship
  • Be self-driven and confident

Application:

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Graduates are not accepted - Students only


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