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Jobs

  • Marketing and PR Internship

    Are you an absolute gun and love a fast-paced environment? Are you an extremely charming person who is interested in the E-commerce fashion industry?

    We are KAPTEN & SON, a lifestyle brand that designs timeless quality watches and sunglasses for a generation of global citizens and digital natives. 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!

    The Intership

    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):

    Short-term

    • 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 & Som – from a dorm to the world is shared.

    Mid-Term

    • 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.

    Future Opportunities

    • Develop strategies and execute innovative PR multi-channel campaigns to reach new audiences
    • Develop and close strategic partnerships and sponsorships with other businesses

    Qualifications and skills:

    • 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

    Applicants must be available full time.

    Looking for an immediate start.

    If you think you have what it takes to come on board the KAPTEN Crew then please send a Cover Letter and CV. Email this to addy [at] kapten-son.com

  • Retail Business Development Internship

    Summary

    Are you an absolute gun and love a fast-paced environment? Are you an extremely charming person who is interested in the E-commerce fashion industry?

    We are KAPTEN & SON, a lifestyle brand that designs timeless quality watches and sunglasses for a generation of global citizens and digital natives. 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!

    The Intership

    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):

    Short-term

    • Identify possible retail partners.
    • Build a database of retailers who align with our brand.
    • Maintain strong relationships with our retail partners.
    • Work closely with our Sales Manager, to assist in organizing and planning meetings.

    Mid-Term

    • Meeting retail partners and be a front-facing representative
    • Organize events and special marketing campaigns with our existing partners.
    • Identifying, inquiring and negotiating additional B2B opportunities

    Long-Term

    • Executing own business meetings (includes travel interstate within the US)
    • Attend Trade Show events all over the states and work on the Retail Sales Marketing associated with the event.
    • Develop and close strategic partnerships and sponsorships with other businesses

    Qualifications and skills:

    • Academic background required
    • Be front facing, extrovert, charming and a possible representative of our brand
    • Have high sales background (preferably fashion retail)
    • You have charisma no one can exist, or a daring personality.
    • You have the ability to handle rejection and persist with positive energy, you don’t accept ‘no’s.
    • You have an affinity towards fashion, travel and lifestyle topics and you can identify yourself with our brand
    • You distinguish yourself through entrepreneurial thinking, creativity, remarkable engagement & enthusiasm and you like to take initiative
    • A hands-on collaborative style of working is a must
    • You like working in a start-up atmosphere with a young and dynamic team

    Applicants must be available full time.

    Looking for an immediate start.

    If you think you have what it takes to come on board the KAPTEN Crew then please send a Cover Letter and CV. Email this to addy [at] kapten-son.com