Manpower for an important luxury Brand is looking for a Public Relations Manager, Italy & Russia
Main Responsibilities :
Create, direct and implement an annual press strategy to support global business initiatives for implementation in the Italian & Russian market
Work on product placements, profile features, business features etc. to drive the key brand and seasonal messages forward each season
Manage and oversee PR Coordinator and Interns and Work with VP Global Communications, Head of Press UK & Europe and Head Office Team on all PR sample
Oversee all press reporting for the regions
Coordinate local market press days / launches / gifting & VIP suites in Italy, and assist in coordination of global press days and management of global events in those regions
Investigate new channels for promoting and communicating the Company's products
Manage department budget
University education and English fluency (spoken) proficiency (written)
6 years of PR and media relations experience, media contacts in publications, expert writing and communications skills, management skills.
Knowledge of fashion industry and luxury market. Press event execution.
Strong creative ability to develop innovative ideas in the luxury fashion sector.
Understanding and interest in fashion, culture, art ability to interpret trends.
Basic understanding of Russian an advantage
Excellent Media contacts beyond the fashion and accessory editors to include publishing, business entertainment. Evening hours representing company.
Well connected within the Italian and Russian fashion and social scene
Location : Milan