Job Details

Job title

Digital Project Manager, Michael Kors

Location

New York, United States

Level

Manager

Function

Human Resources

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

Michael Kors is always interested in hearing from talented, globally-minded individuals with a passion for fashion.If you enjoy working in a creative, fast-paced environment, then we would love to hear from you!

Position Overview:

The Project Manager is responsible for managing the day-to-day creative process for Social Media assets and select Global Marketing Campaigns, as well as smaller-scale projects for the PR, Marketing and International Teams as they arise.

Major Responsibilities include but are not limited to:    

  • Develop schedules and manage orderly flow of creative projects from initial scoping and development to delivery and production of final assets.
  • Partner closely with the Social Media Team to initiate new social media requests based on company needs/demands, and manage all social media creative projects and workload.
  • Oversee and execute various Brand Marketing Campaigns including all print and digital deliverables falling under the campaign umbrella.  
  • Provide internal Creative Teams (Editorial, Fashion Office, Production, etc.) with required information and helpful documents/templates to complete task at hand.
  • Hold status meetings with key players involved in each project to ensure that requirements and deadlines are being met.
  • Monitor creative development and provide daily communication of job status to the requesting team, project management lead and Director of Creative Services.
  • Ensure projects are routed for proper approval and all sign-offs are confirmed and recorded before delivering final creative.
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to ensure deliverables for domestic & international events are completed in a timely manner and approved by all necessary parties.
  • Manage the planning, production, and post production of Runway Show / New York Fashion Week assets including photographer management, retouching, and timely asset delivery. 
  • Liaise between the Post Video Production and Creative Teams to manage video reviews, consolidate feedback, and deliver final assets to Requestors without delay. 
  • Actively capture feedback and identify/implement new processes.
  • Understand the digital and e-commerce ecosystem and how licensee and advertising campaigns integrate.

​​Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Minimum 5+ years’ experience in project management in a creative setting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well to meet deadlines in fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability to manage relationships and drive process
  • Highly organized and ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities
  • Strong project management skills
  • Motivation, decisiveness, organizational skills are a must
  • Production knowledge/experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Creative Suite a plus
  • Experience working with multiple social media channels and platforms a must

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/D/F/V

About Us

Michael Kors is a world-renowned, award-winning designer of luxury accessories and ready-to-wear. His namesake company, established in 1981, produces a range of products under his signature Michael Kors Collection and MICHAEL Michael Kors labels. These products include accessories, footwear, watches, jewelry, men’s and women’s ready-to-wear, eyewear and a full line of fragrance products.

Michael Kors stores are operated, either directly or through licensing partners, in some of the most prestigious cities in the world, including New York, Beverly Hills, Chicago, London, Milan, Paris, Munich, Istanbul, Dubai, Seoul, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Rio de Janeiro.

Behind this burgeoning empire stands a singular designer with an innate sense of glamour and an unfailing eye for timeless chic. Michael Kors has won numerous accolades within the fashion industry, been honored for his philanthropy, and earned the respect and affection of millions. Wholly dedicated to a vision of style that is as sophisticated as it is indulgent, as iconic as it is modern, he has created an enduring luxury lifestyle empire with a global reach.

Michael Kors has always been involved in philanthropy, fighting hunger for more than 20 years. A longtime supporter of God’s Love We Deliver, he has worked with the New York-based organization to help distribute meals to people with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other serious illnesses. In 2013, he partnered with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to help fight world hunger by designing the 100 Series watch. A portion of the proceeds from his special-edition timepiece helps WFP deliver food to children through its school meals program.