Are you looking for your placement year to start June 2012?
If so then this is the role for you. We currently have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our PR Teams on a 12 month Industrial Placement.
You will be expected to provide support to the Arcadia PR teams to ensure the Press Office runs effectively and help to generate product placement and positive brand awareness within target media.
Reporting to: Press Officers
Specific duties will include:
Providing administrative support to the PR team including mounting coverage, maintaining and updating editorial folders, showcasing editorial in the lifts and on editorial boards and responding to journalist enquiries
Assisting the PR Coordinators with journalist requests, press send outs, sample returns and maintaining the sample cupboard
Help manage sample flow between journalists, press showroom and buyers, including updating sample call-in file and booking in and out of samples on a daily basis using FashionGPS
Assist with press pack mailouts, invites and image requests as necessary
Maintenance of Arcadia image library on FashionGPS
Monitor coverage through Durrants and update press lists through Gorkana
Work with the PR teams at product launches, press events and press days
The successful candidate will have:
A proven interest in PR, Events & the fashion retail industry
Can do attitude and be able to work in a team and take instruction
Good English language skills, in both writing and communication
Good computer skills – Word & Excel a must
Good organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise tasks
Ability to interact with people on a professional level, with a helpful and confident approach
Must enjoy a fast paced environment
Closing Date 18th May 2012 due to start June 2012
Please note your application maybe considered for another similar position within one of our brands. For more information visit: www.arcadiagroup.co.uk/careers
We are committed to a policy of equal opportunities.