NET-A-PORTER IS HIRING A PR INTERN

NET-A-PORTER.COM is part of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP, the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. With a team of over 3,500 people, spanning 11 offices and nine distribution centers across the world, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP offers consumers around the world the best online luxury fashion and style experience via NET-A-PORTER.COM, MR PORTER.COM, THECORNER.COM, SHOESCRIBE.COM, YOOX.COM and THE OUTNET.COM. It also designs and manages ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES “powered by YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP” for luxury companies who want to directly connect with their online customers.

The Group reaches more than 2 million high-spending customers and 24 million unique visitors through its unique combination of six multi-brand ecommerce sites, 39 Online Flagship Stores, 5 publications and extensive social media reach. With express worldwide shipping to more than 180 countries, a seamless shopping experience across all devices, elegant packaging, easy returns and multi-lingual customer care and personal shopping teams that are available 24/7, 365 days a year.

They are offering a unique opportunity for a bright individual to join our Public Relations team for a six month internship.  Through shadowing and assisting the team, you will gain firsthand experience of the busy fashion PR world.  This is not only a unique opportunity for a bright individual to be involved with an iconic fashion shop but also a chance to build on you professional and personal skills. This is a paid internship.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Screening daily press coverage for NET-A-PORTER.COM
  • Archiving press clippings and updating clippings library
  • Helping to send out and call back samples from press
  • Assisting the in-house PR team in ad hoc office duties and administrative tasks
  • Assisting with press mail outs
  • Helping to maintain in-house PR team’s press contacts database
  • Assisting with in-house and external events

 Essential Skills & Requirements:

  • Studying or recent graduated in a fashion or public relations based qualification
  • Understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Essential knowledge of Cision and Meltwater, not requiredbut would be an advantage
  • Basic knowledge of social media platforms and various print and broadcast media
  • Ability to be proactive and take initiative
  • Must have the confidence to learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Must have excellent organizational skills and very strong attention to detail
  • Must demonstrate an appreciation and understanding of the importance of high quality as a function within the business
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Passion for fashion and beauty
  • Pro-active, enthusiastic and competitive attitude 

Hours

Monday-Friday with flexibility between the hours of 9:00am-5:30pm for 6 months

To Apply

Please submit an updated CV and a cover letter explaining why you feel you are suited to this role here

 

Maricia Josephs