Fashion PR: PR Couture Seeks Fall Intern

SPFW verão 2010

Desperately Seeking….Digital Maven

Gain experience, grow your network and build a portfolio of articles about fashion PR, marketing and social media! PR Couture seeks a spectacular fall intern to help us manage weekly tasks! Estimated time is about 10 hours a week. College student is ok, though you will have ideally completed 1-2 fashion PR internships. Also a fit for entry-level fashion PR’s looking to gain additional experience outside of work. The position is unpaid but you will receive a 10% commission on any new advertising you secure (that said, this isn’t an advertising internship, persay) and a winning recommendation once you blow my mind toward whatever future employment you seek.

Please note: this is a virtual internship and PR Couture is NOT a PR Agency. Read the FAQ before you go any further.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Sourcing and publishing weekly a round up of related news every Friday
  • Posting agency news stories, new client announcements and other related bits
  • Article research
  • Sourcing and following up with potential advertisers including
    • Sending out media kit
    • Preparing ad invoices
    • Tracking and following up
  • Making updates to the site (training will be provided)
  • Posting new blog posts to Facebook, managing Fan Page
  • Occasional event attendance (yes, with Gift Bags!)
  • Weekly touch base via Skype


  • Comfortable with WordPress, Google Docs and image editing
  • Organized, can work independently, meets ALL deadlines
  • Familiar with Facebook Pages, basic HTML, Twitter etc
  • Excellent writer who wouldn’t be caught using “passion for fashion” or “chic” in forthcoming communication!
  • Ability to respond to emails within 4-6 hours
  • 1-2 years experience min. in related communications field (fashion PR preferred)
  • Passion and demonstrated skill with digital communication & technology
  • NY-based (preferred)
  • Must be able to commit to 10 hours a week for the next 3-4 months

If this sounds like you, please put PR Couture: Internship the title of your email and send over a cover letter, resume,  links to writing samples and 2-3 ways you think PR Couture could be better.

Let’s make some magic! Send that sparkle to crosby[at]


About This Author

Known as the “fashion publicist’s most powerful accessory,” (San Diego Union-Tribune) and the “West Coast ‘It’ girl of fashion PR,” (YFS Magazine) Crosby Noricks put fashion public relations on the digital map when she launched PR Couture in 2006. She is the author of Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR, available on Amazon. Crosby spends her time managing PR Couture and mentoring fashion publicists through PRISM and Instappable, as well as the biannual NYC workshop, Fashion PR Confidential. Occasionally, she opens up limited consulting spots for emerging brands through her signature offering, The Brand Elixir.