Category: Open Positions

Public Relations Intern

ABOUT THE COMPANY (NASDAQ: ICON)

Iconix Brand Group Inc., is the world’s premier brand management company and owner of a diversified portfolio of strong global consumer brands across fashion, sports, and home industry segments. Iconix specializes in marketing, merchandising and licensing its brand portfolio and has over 1,100 licenses with leading retailers and manufacturers worldwide that sell across various distribution channels from the mass tier to the luxury market, as well as through various media outlets.

 

RESPONSIBILTIES:

            • Assist in producing recaps providing measurable results reflecting the company and individual brands’ communications objectives on an ongoing basis, including but not limited to:
              • Monthly press coverage reports
              • Individual Event/Project PR recaps
              • Iconix in The News monthly recaps
            • Assist in the creation and maintenance of press sites for key brands, projects and collaborations.
            • Coordinate editorial sample and image requests and logistics with editors and stylists, ensuring samples are sent out and returned in a timely matter.  
            • Work with licensees and partners to secure PR samples and imagery for press outreach.
            • Ongoing monitoring of Iconix press coverage and brand press coverage using Cision and Burrelles.
            • Compile weekly industry news to know newsletter for internal distribution.
            • Maintain and update media, stylist, influencer and industry contact database.
            • Assist on special projects as necessary such as influencer partnerships, celebrity and VIP relations and product placement opportunities.
            • Fulfill credit requests for media outlets.
            • Assist in the creation and distribution of seasonal product pitches for key events including Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, holiday gift guides, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS:

            • High School Diploma required, Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred
            • Previous internship experience in public relations a plus
            • Experience using Cision program a plus
            • Writing sample enclosed with resume and cover letter

 

Job Opening: Photo Producer

ABOUT THE COMPANY (NASDAQ: ICON) 

Iconix Brand Group Inc., is the world’s premier brand management company and owner of a diversified portfolio of strong global consumer brands across fashion, sports, and home industry segments. Iconix specializes in marketing, merchandising and licensing its brand portfolio and has over 1,100 licenses with leading retailers and manufacturers worldwide that sell across various distribution channels from the mass tier to the luxury market, as well as through various media outlets.

POSITION TITLE: PHOTO PRODUCER

The Photo Producer will work with the Creative Marketing team to develop and produce content for a wide range of brands across various channels: Print, Digital, Social, Web, Retail and Video. We are looking for someone with a great eye and strong production skills as well has hands on experience in photo production. Personality is also important to our close-knit team, so we’re also looking for someone who is a team player, friendly, positive, proactive, organized and a confident problem-solver. Reporting to the VP, Creative Director, the Producer needs to be a self-sufficient, strong conceptual thinker, highly organized, articulate, and adapt at multi-tasking.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTIES:

  • Producer will support the team in the photography production process in support of specified creative and marketing objectives.
  • Producer will be responsible for developing an estimated cost for all photography projects.
  • Negotiate various rates depending on the scope of the project with photographers, stylists, models, etc.
  • Manage budgets with great accuracy.
  • Producer will coordinate all activities and materials supporting each photographic and video shoot project.
    • The activities and materials will include, but are not limited to:
      • Photographer/director meetings
      • Talent meetings
      • Model go-see’s
      • Electronic communication- layouts, specific products (apparel)
      • Call sheets
      • Model releases
      • Insurance documents
      • Video edits and final video distribution
    • Producer will be the logistical liaison within each project team, with the responsibility for scheduling and communicating all aspects of the photography/video shoot to the creative team and related departments as directed by the Senior Manager.
    • Efficiently manage the day-to-day workflow of your assigned stories (meet production demands and deadlines; check photo credits for accuracy; follow up on contributor payments, etc.).

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred with a minimum of 7-10 years’ experience producing print & video shoots, as well as scheduling, trafficking and project management.
  • Understanding of the fashion retail environment
  • Have extensive photo research experience and a strong visual sensibility
  • Established relationships and an extensive database of agency vendors, talent, models and production companies
  • Have excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Be an enthusiastic, supportive and flexible team player
  • Work effectively on several projects simultaneously and under tight deadlines
  • Strong project management skills and keen understanding of creative development and design process.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects/activities seamlessly within a fast-paced setting.

 

 If  you know anyone who may be interested in the following position, please contact Human Resources.