JackThreads Hiring PR

, a members-only online retailer offering discounted merchandise from top-tier men’s streetwear, contemporary fashion, and lifestyle brands, has an immediate opening for a Communications Manager. The candidate needs a strong understanding of the online media landscape and a passion for fashion and successfully growing a fun, dynamic, and creative business. The position is based in NY.


Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

• Building media lists, news monitoring, writing press releases

• Assembling coverage reports, conducting intensive Internet research

• Securing press coverage for JackThreads

• Creating, developing and executing PR campaigns to promote the brand throughout all media, including print, TV, radio, and most importantly, new media

• Overseeing and developing social media opportunities

• Providing general administrative support on various activities and projects

Qualifications and Expectations:

• Minimum 3 to 5 years in fashion publicity related experience required, experience in e-commerce a plus • Strong knowledge of the fashion media landscape (preferably men’s)

• Strong relationships with fashion writers, reporters, producers, including trade publications and model agencies

• Knowledge of pop up shops, fashion events, productions and look book

• Superior interpersonal and written communications skills

• Knowledge of online, television programming and cable television industry

• Must be computer literate and able to work with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

• Sound work ethic, desire and commitment to accept increasingly greater challenges and responsibilities

• Team player who can execute independently in the fast-paced media environment

• Ability to multitask and meet deadlines

• Organized with strong attention to detail

• Independent work style requiring minimal supervision

To apply please email a resume and cover letter (include your salary requirement) to Flavie[at]thrillist.com, with JackThreads PR in the subject line.



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