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NYC PR & Marketing Associate (Contract to Hire)

Kapten & Son

Kapten & Son

NYC PR & Marketing Associate (Contract to Hire)

New York, NY
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    This is a fantastic opportunity for a creative minded, hard-working, ambitious individual to become a part of building a global brand. We want someone who can deliver under pressure and has a vivacious entrepreneurial persona.

    An initial 3 to 6 months contract with high opportunity to be permanent!

    Gain start-up like exposure in New York office while being backed-up by a global brand and offices in Germany and Australia. You must be able to show initiative and able to work with a dynamic team.

    As a part of our crew, your responsibilities include (but not limited to):


    • Learn about our Instagram collaborations
    • Maintain and coordinate our influencer marketing within communities and online.
    • Be involved with our PR strategies involving Blogger relations digitally and at live events.
    • Initial project to incorporate the US lifestyle aligned with our brand! (eg. Cities, cultures, colleges, sports).
    • Identify and coordinate press opportunities, ensuring the story of Kapten & Son – from a dorm to the world is shared.


    • Organize magazine press opportunities.
    • Maintaining interactions with our NYC/LA bloggers within local campaigns.
    • Strategize with our teams in Germany and Australia, Instagram and Snapchat stories. And take part in this content creation.
  • Qualifications
    • Academic background required

    • Background in PR, Fashion, Social Media, Blogger relations or Event management

    • Knowledge in Photography, photoshop or video will be highly considered.

    • Be front facing, extrovert, charming and a representative of our brand

    • You have charisma no one can exist, or a daring personality.

    • Exceptional communication skills

    • Able to be resourceful and persistent.

    • You distinguish yourself through entrepreneurial thinking, creativity, remarkable engagement & enthusiasm and you like to take initiative   

    • You like working in a start-up atmosphere with a young and dynamic team

  • Compensation
    - Starting at $500/month (depending on experience and performance) - Company happy hours, lunches, beautiful office in trendy and hip Williamsburg, Brooklyn
  • Industry
    Apparel and Fashion
  • About Us

    We are KAPTEN & SON, a lifestyle brand that designs timeless quality watches and sunglasses for a generation of global citizens and parseltongues. We are headquartered in Europe and have just set up our 2nd international office here in New York City.. (situated in Williamsburg). Check out our Instagram @kaptenandson to get a better understanding of the brand!