Freelance Publicist, New York

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Posted
04 Oct 2022
Closes
04 Nov 2022
Level
Manager
Contract Type
Freelance
Hours
Part Time

RK Communications is seeking an experienced freelance fashion publicist to work in its New York headquarters. An enthusiasm for collaboration, ability to secure stories and out-of-the-box creative thinking are all musts.

 

The ideal candidate will be quick on their feet and see storytelling moments in fashion brands that can easily be converted to coverage.

 

- Experience developing long form story pitches

- Expertise in working across multiple brands at once

- Knowledge of the fashion media as well as influencer landscape

- Impeccable relationships with top-of-the-masthead editors

- Interest/ability to develop new relationships in new mediums such as TikTok, Snap, Substack, etc.

- Knowledge/experience working in events, including developing and pitching budgets

- Competence in Launchmetrics, Excel, Microsoft Office Suite

 

*Candidates are required to have a minimum of five years experience in fashion PR, agency-side experience is a plus.