Marketing & Communications Executive

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
05 Nov 2021
29 Nov 2021
DeMellier Marketing & Communications Executive
Contract Type
Full Time

DeMellier – Marketing & Communications Executive

DeMellier is a fast-growing award-winning designer handbag brand based in London. In 2018 it was awarded the Emerging Talent Award Brand by British Luxury Association WALPOLE, recognising its commitment to innovation, craftsmanship and the highest standards of quality. DeMellier handbags have become a favourite among strong women all over the world, including celebrities such as Beyonce, Emily Blunt, Meghan Markle Duchess of Sussex, January Jones, Kristen Bell and Lily Collins among others. 

In addition to its direct-to-consumer business, DeMellier is stocked in leading department stores such as Le Bon Marche, Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue, David Jones and Lane Crawford among others.

Assisting and reporting into the Head of Sales & Marketing, the Marketing & Communications Executive is a key role within the DeMellier team that will provide the right candidate with an opportunity to have a direct impact on the development of the brand and to develop and execute the marketing and communications strategy for a growing designer fashion brand.

Key responsibilities:

Branding & Marketing

  • Work closely with Creative & Graphic Design team to maintain brand assets and imagery database
  • Work with Production and Head of Marketing to select products for photoshoots to use across marketing collaterals
  • Be the link between the Marketing and Creative teams, working with both departments on delivering relevant imagery and assets

Communications & Social Media

  • Execute and maintain the brand’s organic social media posting strategy and keep up to date with the social media scene, best practices, new platforms etc.
  • Assist in content creation & copywriting for all Marketing & Communications collaterals: social media organic posts, website blog articles, press releases, newsletters, etc.
  • Build, update and maintain weekly and monthly social media reports

PR & Events

  • Be the primary point of contact for PR and celebrity agencies (UK & US) and manage them to maximise the brand’s visibility
  • Be the primary in-house PR contact for US Press and some International Press and Editors
  • Write, create and share press releases with the help of the Head of Marketing and Graphic Design team
  • Together with the Press Assistant and Wholesale Coordinator, manage samples’ allocation and tracking, coordinating with Design, Creative teams, external press agencies and with Logistics partners.
  • Identify and manage seeding and gifting efforts to celebrities and influencers
  • Build and maintain relationships with influencers and brand ambassadors
  • Manage and coordinate brand events

Reporting & Analysis

  • Assist the Head of Marketing in developing DeMellier’s marketing and communications strategy by preparing regular analyses and reports (weekly, monthly and ad hoc)
  • Help the Head of Marketing with ad hoc Marketing research and benchmarks.

The ideal candidate:

  • Degree in Business, PR, Fashion Management or similar
  • A minimum of 5 years of Marketing, PR / Project Management experience, ideally for a Fashion / Accessories / Luxury brand
  • Very good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Powerpoint) & the Google suite
  • A true team player, comfortable working in a small structure and with a “can do” attitude
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Very strong attention to detail
  • Eager to learn and take part in the growth of a fast-paced brand

Full-time position

Please send CV and cover letter to


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