Retail Brand Alliance, Inc Internship - PR Events- Spring 2017 in New York, United States

Internship - PR Events- Spring 2017

Job#:432130

Positions:1

Posted:11/29/2016

Job Type:Internship

Location:New York, NY (Corporate Office)

Department:PR

Category:Internship

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Job Description

Company Fall Internship Program

Founded in 1818 as a gentleman’s furnishings and haberdashery shop, Brooks Brothers is America’s oldest clothier. For nearly 200 years the brand has defined the standard of dress in America and has evolved into a global lifestyle brand offering complete apparel and accessories collections for men, women and children. Brooks Brothers products are world renowned for innovation, quality, timeless style and exceptional value. As America's oldest clothing retailer, Brooks Brothers has a long history of creating long-term relationships with both our Customers and our Associates. With 280 stores throughout the United States and Canada and more than 650 locations abroad, we continue to grow the brand with a respect for our heritage and a vision for the future.

Interns are placed in key departments and work closely with a dedicated team who provide mentorship and support while educating them on the aspects of our business that are unique to that department.

Our program is designed to provide real life business experience that enhances academic learning. We offer the opportunity to learn about our business from the inside, to network with industry executives and to gain invaluable insight through challenging projects.

Spring 2017 Internship Details:

Start Date: January 2017

End Date: May 2017

Max hrs/week: 30 hours/week

Compensation: Credit or for pay

PR Events Internship Experience

PR Events Internship Experience

Overview:

  • Help maintain the events calendar and schedule of all events

  • Assist with processing all donation requests, and track store, charity, and sponsorship requests

  • Assist with donation merchandise and shipping

  • Help with the shipping of all event collateral

  • Onsite event support

  • Processing all event invoices once approves and maintaining a spreadsheet with all expenditures

  • Select administration tasks

Goals:

  • Strong Organizational skills and an acute attention to detail

  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve

  • Understanding of the fashion retail industry

Designated Project/s:

We may ask an intern to research a caterer, DJ and photographer in a given market for an event. The PR Events intern would get proposals and review with the PR Events team and then confirm the bookings. The PR Events intern would develop a Run of Show document for the event, and facilitate the deliverables. The PR Events intern would be responsible for any event follow up as well.

Skills/Requirements

Ideal Candidates Should Possess:

  • Candidate MUST BE A CURRENT STUDENT seeking a degree

  • We are seeking an intern who can commit to Tuesdays and Fridays each week

  • Must be able to multi-task and focus while working on simultaneous projects.

  • Able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment – sense of urgency

  • Attention to detail is paramount

  • Strong written and verbal skills required

  • Understanding of the fashion retail industry

The Brooks Brothers culture is rooted in our values of relationships, innovation, history, fairness and celebration and our vision to be the premiere lifestyle destination for ladies and gentleman for every generation. We are proud to offer our Associates a fulfilling work environment, unique and special benefits and a wide range of opportunities for personal and professional development.

Additionally, Brooks Brothers offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits and a positive work environment designed around the philosophy of mutual respect and the challenge of contributing to the continued success of our organization.

We invite you to submit your resume for immediate consideration.

Best Regards,

The Talent Acquisition Team of Brooks Brothers

We are an equal opportunity employer.

We are committed to a healthy and safe workplace for all.

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