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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