PR Internship

  • New York, NY
  • Intern

Company Description

As a new contemporary women’s wear brand based in New York City, Georgie & Elaine is known for a commitment to lasting silhouettes and the use of alternative novelty fabrics. Rooted in an All-American lifestyle, The founder, Devin VanderMaas, prides herself on creating effortless yet enduring separates; utopian for a morning meeting while seamlessly transitioning into the ideal look for an evening out. Georgie & Elaine’s expertise lies in their ability to seamlessly integrate twenty-first century glamour into a refined, quietly elegant signature collection full of timeless American charm.

You can find out more about our company at www.georgieandelaine.com

Job Description

PR Interns

We are currently looking for passionate and enthusiastic, part-time Public Relations interns to work 15-20 hours per week.  We hire on a rolling basis and internships last 3 to 6 months.  This internship is UNPAID; school credit is available.  The intern will work closely with our PR & Marketing Assistant as well as our Creative Director; and will assist with the overall PR strategy.

Qualifications

You are the right fit if:

  • Your education includes Communication, Public Relations, Marketing, or Fashion Business
  • You are brilliant at Photoshop, Illustrator, & InDesign.  
  • Understanding WordPress and Mac Computers is a plus
  • You are interested in and have a passion for branding (especially in a contemporary market)
  • You work well independently, are self motivated, and professional at all times
  • You have a passion for fashion business, fashion history, and contemporary culture
  • You understand the fashion industry, fashion markets, fashion calendars, trade shows and show rooms
  • You are excellent on the phone, articulate both verbally and in writing, and are great at following up 
  • You are persistent, out going, and have high energy
  • Skills in photography & styling are not required but a bonus
  • You love all fashion media and are passionate about bloggers, magazines, & stylists

Additional Information

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assisting with press & marketing materials: Media Kits, Press Releases, Creative Bio’s & About (s)
  • Assist with events: viewing parties, holiday parties, trade shows, pop up shops, trunk shows etc.
  • Facebook, Instagram, Twitter content; as well as Pinterest & Polyvore
  • Blogging; research & outreach to bloggers; collaboration ideas.
  • Assisting with outreach to achieve our press goals in print media, televised media, digital media, and celebrity representation.
  • PR & Market Research
  • Help maintain and update the press clippings book (in print and online)


In your cover letter, please include:

-Possible start and end dates

-Days/times of the week available 

-What you could bring to this internship

-Your skill level with Photoshop, Illustrator, WordPress, and social media

Please send resumes to careers@georgieandelaine.com