HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 14,700 employees worldwide. As diverse as we are at HUGO BOSS, we all share a common goal: to inspire people through our work. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be yourself and to contribute your ideas and your creativity – because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and discover how you can shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

PR Editorial Communications Internship
HUGO BOSS Fashions, Inc. | New York City | 2494 | Full-time

We are looking for proactive interns to join the PR Editorial Communications team of the U.S. corporate office in New York on August 17th, 2020, for 6 months. The Internship candidate will be able to gain an insight into all Public Relations department projects including but not limited to Press Communications, Strategies, and Organization. The internship is unpaid. HUGO BOSS Fashions, Inc. is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Employer (M/F/D/V). 

Please submit your application before July 15th, 2020.


What you can expect:

  • Press Communications
  • Updating Contact Database – Cision, FGPS Platforms
  • Magazine Library – calling in magazines from publishers via email / phone
  • Editorial Reports/ Press Event Reports – learning DMR, Meltwater platforms
  • Communicating/organizing Shipping Logistics, tracking packages, booking messengers
  • Providing Credit information for publications on BOSS, HUGO product descriptions and Retail information
  • Social Media – support Global HQ with Editorial Credit info for posting on HUGO BOSS Social Platforms
  • Identifying seasonal collections to pull from the Showroom for PR
  • Preparing Showroom for meetings/ press days
  • Store pulls, sending email requests to arrange store appointments, keep record of product pulled, support coordinator on-site during appointment
  • Organizing thank you gifts, flowers for editors/stylists
  • Contributing ideas & feedback on PR topics


Key Learnings:

  • Learning more about the media landscape in the US
  • How to source contacts – learning Cision platform
  • Understanding how the brand works to secure product placements across all media platforms
  • What editorial value is and why it’s important – learning DMR platform
  • Importance of digital presence for a brand – learning Meltwater platform
  • Valuable press interaction experience at press meetings/appointments
  • Learning how to appropriately handle PR situations, building confidence through experience
  • Learning how to work towards the best interest of a brand
  • Decision making
  • Organizational skills

Your profile:

  • Studies in Advertising and Marketing Communications, Public Relations
  • Must be proactive and creative
  • Outgoing personality
  • Terrific interpersonal and excellent communication skills
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills


Your benefits:

  • Intern with a renowned brand in one of the most diverse and dynamic cities of the world: New York
  • Collect unique practical experience in a global fashion & lifestyle player
  • Get insights into all areas of the organization through our Lunch & Learn sessions
  • Get a look behind the scenes of HUGO BOSS, show how quickly you can learn and apply your knowledge
  • Expand your professional & personal network through truly international exposure
  • Learn on the job, from your team and our executives while enjoying one of the best views of the city from the 48th floor