Communications Intern

Location
Paris, Ile-de-France (FR)
Posted
21 Sep 2021
Closes
21 Oct 2021
Level
Intern
Hours
Full Time

Dover Street Market Paris (DSMP) is looking for a new Communications intern to join the Brand Development team starting October 1st 2021. DSMP Brand Development is an entity created in 2019 to nurture and develop creative talent and young designers. The current brands under this umbrella are ERL, Honey Fucking Dijon, Liberal Youth Ministry, Phileo, Rassvet, Sky High Farm, Vaquera, Weinsanto and Youths in Balaclava. The intern will support the Communications manager with all day-to-day activities and special events.

The duration of the internship is 6 months and tasks include:

  • Handle the daily international requests: 
    • Assist with sample trafficking for PR opportunities
    • Coordinate messenger services and shipments to domestic and international publications
    • Organize and maintain sample closet and showroom
    • Coordinate requests with our international offices (UK, US & Japan)
  • Maintain up-to-date media and stylist lists
  • Organize seeding and develop relationships with young artists
  • Assist with Social Media planning and reporting
  • Assist with the organisation of French and international events (shows, exhibitions, pop-ups, etc.)
  • Participate in the organisation of our PFW showrooms:
    • Physical set-up of the showroom with the team
    • Press outreach 
    • Support press appointments with international journalists and stylists
    • Press pack send-out

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Based in Paris
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • First experience in communications and fashion welcome
  • Fluent in English and French - All other languages are a plus
  • At ease with Microsoft Office, especially Excel & PowerPoint 
  • Very organized and able to prioritize and work to deadlines
  • Independent, confident, pro-active, and solution-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills - interpersonal, written and verbal
  • Dynamic, team-player and interested in working in a multi-cultural, international environment within the fashion industry
  • Interested in the world of Comme des Garçons & Dover Street Market