Job Details

Job title

PR Manager, Vestiaire Collective

Location

New York, United States

Level

Manager

Function

PR, Marketing & Communications

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

At Vestiaire Collective, our mission is to create the world’s most desirable wardrobe. Since our launch in 2009, Vestiaire Collective has become the leading sustainable luxury fashion eCommerce platform in the world. Vestiaire Collective has quickly become an international player in the luxury fashion world, creating new ways to buy, sell and appreciate pre-loved luxury fashion. We have built a loyal community of over 7 million members across 50 countries around our circular economy, based on our carefully curated catalogue of over 600,000 luxury products, each product quality-controlled by our luxury experts. Vestiaire Collective has global offices across Paris, London, New York and Hong Kong, and is backed by tier 1 investors including Conde Nast, Balderton Capital, Ventech, and Eurazeo and Vitruvian. At Vestiaire Collective you'll enjoy a welcoming environment, competitive salary and great benefits including free healthcare, dental and vision care, healthcare flex spending, 401k, generous maternity leave, generous PTO, commuter flex spending and life insurance. Join Vestiaire Collective! 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build and maintain media and influencer relationships with an emphasis on fashion, lifestyle and business press
  • Secure proactive media coverage and help with managing inbound press inquiries in US
  • Maintain communications drive as it relates to US press coverage, assets, etc., and handle weekly reporting for global 
  • Help drive, research and secure speaking engagements, panel opportunities, etc. for C suite team 
  • Brainstorm and assist with execution of all events 
  • Develop trend-driven and data-driven pitches, and secure opportunities for Q&A's with C-suite and brand features 
  • Edit global assets for local US market 
  • Develop seasonal PR strategy in coordination with PR Director  

The Ideal Candidate

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5-7 years of PR experience with a strong understanding of fashion/e-commerce space 
  • PR agency experience a must
  • Luxury fashion experience a plus
  • Must have strong print, broadcast, and digital relationships 
  • Must be extremely creative, qualitative and a technical self-starter 
  • Outstanding communication skills and an ability to work across multiple internal functions and levels internationally 
  • Strong bias towards action and an inherent “get things done” attitude
  • Must have a strong entrepreneurial drive and be resourceful, with the ability to thrive in a fast paced, constantly changing environment
  • Ability to be hands on, with a comfort in developing and executing PR strategy and day-to-day 
  • Ability to prioritize with excellent time-management skills and attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 

WHAT WE OFFER

 At Vestiaire Collective, we are committed to the happiness and well-being of our employees. We aim to create a workplace that fosters both personal and professional growth. Our benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Comprehensive health, vision, dental health care insurance
  • Commuter flex spending
  • Participation in our 401k plan
  • Generous paid time off

NEXT STEPS

 Excited? We are too! Apply now below! Our team will review your application in the following 4 weeks. If your profile and experience fit the role, we will invite you for an interview.  

About Us

Vestiaire Collective was launched in 2009 with the aim of offering a community platform on which members are able to buy and sell, top of the range and pre-owned luxury clothes and accessories.

The catalogue is comprised of the most inspiring items coming from the wardrobes of hundreds of thousands of users throughout the World.

This selection meets the specific expectations of buyers from across the entire World. Each week, more that 30,000 new items selected by a team of stylists are put on-line and add to strengthening a permanent catalogue of 600,000 products.

The site stands out on the basis of its unique quality control. 100% of the products are physically checked by a team of experts. More than 200,000 new members sign up each month, and join an international community of 6 million members. These generate more than 4 million transactions each month.

To date 300 people are employed by the start-up and spread across the offices in Paris, Tourcoing, New York, London, Berlin, Milan and Hong Kong.