FILA is one of the world’s most respected global brands, started in Italy in 1911 and currently owned and traded on the South Korean stock exchange under the skilled leadership of FILA Korea. With over 42 licensing partners around the world across footwear, apparel and accessories, the FILA group is considered a leading authentic sportstyle brand inspired by the elegance and passion of our Italian Heritage.
FILA North America plays a unique role in the larger group portfolio, as one of two wholly owned subsidiaries to FILA Korea. Its senior leadership team is responsible not only for growth in the North American market, but actively helps to manage the product, merchandising and marketing of our licensing partners worldwide. This places FILA North America at the crossroads of the world and its employees take special pride in the opportunity to steward the future of this 108 year old brand.
FILA North America is seeking a Sr. Manager, PR & Corporate Communications for our corporate office in New York City. This position will support the PR & Corporate Communications department in effectively communicating FILA North America brand news both internally and externally. This position reports to the Sr. Director, Public Relations & Corporate Communications.
The Sr. Manager, PR & Corporate Communications will lead certain external and internal communications initiatives. The position will work with all divisions of the marketing team – creative, digital, production, ecommerce, as well as the footwear and apparel design teams – to ensure brand messaging is consistent with new products and as it relates to larger marketing initiatives.
Candidate will also assist the Sr. Director by developing, implementing and maintaining processes and policies in the Corporate Communications function.