Become part of The Teams within Portland Fashion Week 2019

Portland Fashion Week 2019 continues to make strides within the local and international fashion communities and this may be your chance to help us do so again, by working with us to produce the world’s only carbon negative fashion week.

to learn how you too may become part of time magazine’s “best indie fashion week” in the usa”, please email us at imfo@portlandfashionweek.net for more information.

Portland Fashion Week 2019 has several opportunities for the right individuals

those interested in working within the portland fashion week organization are encouraged to submit a short bio, resume’, social media links, 3 references, and 3 letters of recommendation for official consideration.

qualified candidates will then undergo a background check as well as sign NDA’s, Codes of Conduct and Photo releases.


The benefits of becoming a part of Portland Fashion Week:

receive the honor of Working with one of the oldest and most respected fashion weeks in the USA and world.

use your experience within portland fashion week to build or add to a resume’.

DEVELOP an extensive list of future industry contacts.

receive personal introductions to some of the most professional, fascinating and talented individuals one could hope to meet.

sales people earn a 20% Sales Commission on all transactions.

experience Insider living while planning and attending private industry parties, events, social and business trips. in the past, portland fashion week has sent producers to sea, la, and ny fashion weeks domestically as well as both beijing and london internationally. with us sending producers to london fashion week no less than three times since 2014.

receive The satisfaction of knowing you are creating a fashion week legacy lasting generations within an organization which time magazine no less, has declared as “the best INDIE fashion week in the usa”

receive Portland fashion week goodies, swag and perks.

receive complimentary tickets, dinners and drinks to all nights of portland fashion week 2019 and related events.

earn college credit.

Qualifications:

ability to create and monitor business related emails and to respond in a timely manner.

cell phone.

non-shared secure computer.

Can-do attitude.

Flexible Schedule.

Outstanding work ethic.

Outstanding people skills.

Ability to pass a background check.

 

Open Position-Videographer/Video Editor

Portland Fashion Week 2019 is seeking to team with a creative and talented videographer/editor well versed in the latest editing and video software. as well one who has the time and inclination to take on a major short term fashion video project with the possibility of domestic paid travel.

portland fashion week 2019 is in the midst of tree planting efforts, our 3rd annual golf tourney, modeling boot camp and designer fittings. all subjects we wish to cover.

Qualifications:           

interested individuals Must possess all videographic equipment and proficiency in use. 

interested individuals Must posses latest video editing software and proficiency in use.

ability to create and monitor business emails and respond within a timely manner.

cell phone.

non-shared secure computer.

Can-do attitude.

Flexible Schedule.

Outstanding work ethic.

Outstanding people skills.

Ability to pass a background check.

Duties: 

interested qualified individuals will be RESPONSIBLE for videotaping and archiving all events including meetings, searches, photoshoots, related parties and after parties as well as the pfw 2019 5 day event itself.

selected individuals will also Edit, storyboard, direct and provide input and guidance when required. any personal assistants will BE PROVIDED by the videographers themselves.

 

Open Position-Social Media Maven

Portland Fashion Week 2019 is seeking a talented, experienced, fashion savvy social media maven to manage and update our facebook, twitter, you tube and instagram social media platforms on a daily and CONSISTENT basis.

this is a minimum COMMITMENT of 1 hour per day, 6 days per week.

Qualifications: 

an academic or professional background in english, marketing, technical writing or JOURNALISM is SUGGESTED.

Outstanding verbal, grammatical and communicative skills.

extensive Knowledge of all social media platforms.

Minimum 2 years experience managing a professional social media page.

ability to create and monitor business emails and respond within a timely manner.

cell phone.

non-shared secure computer.

Can-do attitude.

Flexible Schedule.

Outstanding work ethic.

Outstanding people skills.

Ability to pass a background check.

Duties:

Manage all aspects of our social media platforms INCLUDING twitter, you tube, facebook, and instagram. to be RESPONSIBLE for timely posts, shares, sponsorship shares, creating memes, and publishing updated schedules and pfw articles.

 

Open Position-Inside/Outside Sales Person

Portland Fashion Week 2019 is seeking a professional, experienced, stylish, fun and fashion savvy inside/outside sales person to contact, facilitate and liaison with local, national and international businesses deemed “a good fit” pun INTENDED, and which are aligned with our portland fashion week VALUES of an eco-chic, sustainable, and environmental ethos. 

this is a flexible minimum commitment of 2-3 hours per day, 3-5 days per week.

Qualifications: 

minimum age 21.

Valid Drivers License and insured vehicle.

ability to create and monitor business emails and respond within a timely manner.

cell phone.

non-shared secure computer.

Flexible schedule.

minimum 2 years in an outside sales position.

Knowledge of fashion terms.

Can-do attitude.

Outstanding work ethic.

Outstanding people skills.

Ability to pass a background check.


Duties:

create, Organize and Collate a master list of germane sales demographics. contact prospective sponsors via official portland fashion week company email and phone calls. PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL introductions of prospective sponsors to the PFW organization. provide portland fashion week promotional sales materiel to prospective sponsors. communicate with portland fashion week producers and follow up correspondence with PROSPECTIVE sponsors.

 

Open Position- Public Relations Operator

Portland Fashion Week 2019 is seeking a talented, experienced, fashion savvy Public Relations Operator to over see day to day duties.

this is a minimum commitment of 1 hour per day, 3-5 days per week.


Qualifications: 

Outstanding verbal and communicative skills.

Knowledge of all social media platforms.

Minimum 3 years experience or equivalent college credit hours in this field of endeavor.

ability to create and monitor business emails and respond within a timely manner.

cell phone.

non-shared secure computer.

Can-do attitude.

Flexible Schedule.

Outstanding work ethic.

Outstanding people skills.

Ability to pass a background check.


Duties: 

create and disseminate current and germane press releases. act as pfw liaison with local, national and international press contacts. create, organize and Collate press and celebrity guest lists. act as contact person for VIP’s invited.

 

Open Position- Hairstylists and Makeup Artists

PORTLAND FASHION WEEK 2019 IS SEEKING A team of TALENTED, EXPERIENCED, and professional FASHION SAVVY hairstylists and makeup artists

THIS IS A MINIMUM COMMITMENT OF 5 HOURs PER DAY, 1-5 DAYS PER WEEK.

Qualifications: 

licensed stylists

enrolled student

Minimum 2 years experience or equivalent college credit hours in this field of endeavor.

Can-do attitude.

Flexible Schedule.

Outstanding work ethic.

Outstanding people skills.

Ability to pass a background check.

Duties: 

supply the needed skill, knowledge and artistry to get the models runway ready; work closely with affiliated designers and the producers to achieve a COHESIVE and professional look; set up and take down all associated materiel in prep area each day