House Of Recruits Temporary Account Manager in New York, NY – Maternity Leave Coverage (3 Months)


Communication collective based in New York, House of, is dedicated to putting our designers at the forefront through our innovative and personal approach to public relations. We are known in the industry for cultivating authentic relationships and representing an organized range of emerging designers and direct-to-consumer labels. By emphasizing a holistic strategy and integrative initiatives, we create thoughtful stories that resonate with the press, influencers and consumers.

We are who we represent. House Of is founded by BIPOC and our community of clients is founded and 70% owned by BIPOC. We are nuanced in our understanding and intentional in our socially conscious message, both in the space of diversity and in the landscape of sustainability. We provide confident advice on environmental responsibility and inclusiveness, and champion those efforts amid the growing conversations surrounding conscious practices.

House Of is looking for a temporary account manager in New York for 3 months maternity leave, from mid-July to mid-October. This role will develop and implement communications strategies, oversee communications with clients and ensure strategic media coverage of a range of fashion / lifestyle brands, while managing junior staff and working closely with the House Of team.


  • Design and implement communication strategies that increase brand awareness, stimulate media coverage and amplify the brand’s message
  • Oversee account activity and manage communication with customers across all brands
  • Provide strategic media coverage on print and digital media, including features and product placement
  • Oversee editorial requests and sample traffic through daily correspondence with editors and stylists
  • Develop press material including press releases, brand biographies, media alerts, etc.
  • Monitor industry trends and create compelling pitch angles for all brands
  • Possess an understanding of Affiliate Marketing and its role in today’s editorial landscape
  • Manage VIP and influencer activations and oversee product seeding
  • Run seasonal press previews, brand launches and virtual desksides
  • Maintain strong relationships with leading editors, writers, stylists and influencers
  • Oversee daily monitoring of media coverage and distribution to clients
  • Oversee monthly press reports for all accounts
  • Manage the daily tasks of two account coordinators


  • A minimum of 8 years of public relations experience with a focus on fashion and lifestyle brands
  • Initiative with strong skills in management, organization, multitasking and time management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, balancing day-to-day execution and the big picture
  • Experience with FashionGPS, Cision, Canva and Google Suites

Please send your resumes to [email protected], subject line Temporary Account director

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