Public Relations Coordinator (PR)

Swimwear Anywhere Inc. has an opportunity for an enthusiastic self-starter who will work in our NYC showroom assisting the sales and licensing teams.  The perfect candidate will be an extremely organized go-getter who can communicate clearly with all levels of internal and external teams, as well as clients and licensors.

Applicants will be self-motivated, organized, and ready to help with any project, no matter how large or small, and have the ability to balance multiple priorities at once.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in PR, Marketing, communications or similar discipline
  • At least 1 year public relations experience in an apparel showroom environment

Position Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with professionalism  that will impress brand licensors and media editors
  • An innate sense of fashion trends and style
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a high level of computer competency
  • A self-starter who works well independently, is highly energetic  and gives exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability and desire to travel to Long Island headquarters, and through-out NYC as needed

Responsibilities include:

  • Pitching PR ideas, internally and externally, for product placement
  • Assisting in execution of press initiatives for company and licensed brands
  • Building and maintaining relationships with editors and licensors
  • Sending samples;  developing and maintaining a sample database
  • Monitoring and tracking outgoing company material; ensuring garments are being couriered and returned from photo shoots, etc.
  • Researching competitors in magazines, e-mail blasts, and news publications.
  • Performing other duties as assigned such as showroom maintenance, external and internal correspondence and mailings, front desk duties and other administrative functions

When applying, please include a cover letter that includes your required pay rate, along with your resume. Apply to careers@swimwearanywhere.com.  Please reference Job ID PRCweb.