Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 10:41 AM
Oliver Peoples was founded in 1987 with the opening of its first boutique and subsequent launch of the original collection. From the beginning, Oliver Peoples had a passion for superior product, a distinctive culture rooted in California, and an obsession with service. These core values have remained at the foundation of the brand and endure today.
A part of an eyewear industry leader, Luxottica, Oliver Peoples strives to be the most prestigious and culturally distinctive eyewear company in the world.
We are committed to excellence in service; our stylists and opticians assist customers in selecting that perfect frame.
The Communications Specialist creates and maintains a positive public image for all brands within Oliver Peoples Group. The Specialist provides support to the public relations team by coordinating press and stock, editorial management, public relations, product placement, and events.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
:Writes news releases, builds and distributes media kits, organizes public events, works on branding initiatives and oversees media coverage.
:Works with various departments including executives, assistants, customer service representatives, and sales representatives, as well as with external partners and media outlets.
:Supports consumer media relations efforts including media list development, media monitoring and pitching.
:Helps manage communication and product loans with stylists for celebrity placement.
:Works on collateral production, interacts with vendors and manages deadlines.
:Contributes to press materials including media alerts, press releases and pitch letters.
:Performs administrative support to in:house PR team.
:Assists in event planning and execution.
:Coordinates contact list, organization of PR tools, and resources.
:Coordinates all presentations, brief formatting, and mailers.
:Assists in and coordinates the distribution of PR materials.
:Leverages the media content of the studios/networks for product placement.
:4 year degree in communications, marketing, or a related field
:2+ years public relations experience
:Strong oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and a creative mindset
:Knowledge of the entertainment and fashion industry with stylist and press contacts
:Proficient with basic computer software
:Ability to solve problems quickly, think creatively and thrive in a fast:paced, environment
:Motivated self:starter, process:oriented with a high attention to detail and sense of urgency
:Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of products
:3+ years' experience working in the celebrity and fashion editorial industry
:Previous media experience
:Proficient with SAP and Kronos
:Strategic thinking skills and fast learners
:Fosters and promotes a cohesive team
:Punctual and reliable : keeps on schedule
:Able to perform work in a fashion that others can pick up where left off
:Takes initiative in self:development : typically goes beyond what is normally expected
:Ability and willingness to orally seek out information in order to complete work in an effective and accurate manner
:Organizational awareness : understands the effect and implications of decisions on other components of the organization
:Exemplifies the brand's vision, mission and values; celebrates wins; leads by example
Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, the Luxottica HR Solutions Group at
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or
• Location: San Fernando Valley
• Post ID: 102393592 sanfernandovalley