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Press Assistant

Permanent / Fixed Term

Permanent


Closing Date:

28/06/2019


Support Centre Location

London Office


More about the role

At New Look, everything we do is for the love of fashion. Without following that core belief, we wouldn’t be where we are now. But, what else does it take to be one of the biggest brands on the UK’s high street? We think that it comes down to our employees – and our mission to be the go-to destination for men’s, women’s and teen’s clothing and accessories.

Our motto? We keep it simple. We are brave. We care. We ac with pace. We take responsibility. That’s the New Look way. If that sounds like you, we’d like to have you on our team! We’re always searching for enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to take New Look to exciting places.

 

The Role:

- This role will be responsible for generating coverage across the print and online media – working closely with the Press and Events Officer
- Maintain good, consistent press coverage for New Look
- Provide overall support to the Press Team

This role will be split in Head office and Store with the aim to be based in our TCR store full time after a successful probation period. Once based in store full time, this role will be accountable for the following:

- The role will be responsible for the smooth running of the store press office and all appointments across press, celeb and influencers
- The role will work closely with the Press and Events officer and Influencer Exec to increase the number of celeb and blogger store appointments
- The role will report on the success of the store press office and continually look at what improvements can be made
- The role will work closely with the Press Assistant (HO) on small pop up events in the store space
- Brief in New In Store mailers
- Be reactive to new product in store, updating the team so they can maximise gifting opportunities.
- Oversee any filming in TCR
- Maintain communication with the store management team
- Cultivate celebrity relationships through store appointments and gifting
- Work with the press team to fulfil call ins from the store
- Conduct appointments in store with press and celebrities
- Work with the Press Administrator to ensure there is intern support for the store press office

About you

• Excellent people skills, computer literature, good press contacts, excellent time management.
• Good telephone manner and exemplary organisational skills.

• Experience in either a press office or on a magazine is preferable
• Past PR internship essential
• Knowledge of the media world


Why New Look?

Our internal career progression is celebrated and encouraged. Plus, we offer bonus schemes, season ticket loans, a huge staff discount of 40% and amazing deals across a number of different businesses. 

If you’re still not convinced…

• Every Friday we finish at 4pm
• You’ll receive monthly privilege vouchers for family and friends to enjoy 25% off – spread the love!
• Grab yourself a bargain at our quarterly sample sales – when the discount isn’t enough!
• Agile working environment - we have open break out spaces and state of the art coffee and tea stations throughout our offices – we know the importance of a diverse environment!

Still want to be a New Looker? We guessed you would! Apply now to find out more.


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