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The Riviere Agency
139 Fulton Street, #413
New York, NY
Posted: November 01 2016
Application Deadline: January 2, 2017
Position: 3 Part-time, Unpaid
Timeframe: 01/09/17 — 04/14/17 (Flexible)
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DescriptionABOUT THE AGENCY
The Riviere Agency is a well-oiled, well-organized team of seasoned creative professionals who are passionate about marketing and public relations for fashion, lifestyle and beauty brands. The senior team has years of industry experience working for major PR and branding firms and directly with brands themselves. The Riviere Agency sets itself apart from the competition by offering a fresh and unique approach to fashion, beauty and lifestyle marketing based on our understanding of the importance of having an integrated approach to break through the clutter and create tactile experiences for the consumer with the brand in order to build a lasting impression and develop brand loyalty. Our New York office recently relocated to the financial district to be near to the new home of Conde Nast as well as other major fashion media players such as Refinery 29.
What you wont find here is a cookie cutter approach to PR and marketing. Not only do we like to think outside the box, we like to build our own box.
ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP:
Our Spring interns get a unique opportunity to work NYFW in February, we will be doing front of house PR for amazing designers this season, and there may even be opportunities to attend shows through one of our publication partners. This internship will offer you the hands on experience with pitch creation, sample tracking, and desk sides. Our boutique agency allows you to work directly with senior staff, and correspond with editors, stylist, bloggers, etc.
We also do content management for several brands social media account, Interns will have the opportunity to create social media graphics and content using our in-off photography light-box, as well as learn how to properly utilize each social media platform to get the most bang for your post.
We make sure that each of our interns leave with usable content for their portfolio, that will hopefully help you get the PR/fashion job of your dream.
Responsibilities- Assist in developing and contributing to public relations and marketing activities
- Interact with internal departments to carry out client requirements such as scheduling social media post; monitoring account activities; and managing samples
- Coordinate with news media as assigned, in development of appropriate news stories
Requirements- Excellent communication skills and the ability to inform and entertain via written, oral and visual media.
- Knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods.
- An innovative self-starter with problem solving skills, creativity, ambition, and a strong work ethic.
SkillsRequired - Works well individually, Works well with people, Respectful, Articulate Communicator
Preferred - CisionPoint, Composing Press Releases, Social Media, Coordinate Events, Fashion Styling, Blogger, Blogger Relations, Fashion GPS