About the Founder

For over 20 years, Sean Koppelman’s mission has been to make the job search process more effective and more fun for his clients and candidates. Since the establishment of The Talent Magnet in 2004, Sean’s tenacity, resourcefulness, and creativity have served his clients well. His thorough understanding of the industries he services and respect for employers’ needs is surpassed only by his commitment to see his clients succeed. These qualities have made him a recruiter that has gained the trust of some of the most sought after talent and selective employers in the country.


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We partner with extraordinary clients to achieve life-changing career success

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We are skilled career agents who connect exceptional talent with some of the most prestigious employers in the country.

Our client companies, brands, and agencies are industry leaders.

The Talent Magnet has a fine-tuned understanding of our clients’ corporate culture, which is why we cultivate exceptional networks of unique, highly qualified candidates.

The Talent Magnet prides itself on providing exclusive professional contacts, client resources, and trustworthy partnerships that make for successful career connections and smart business moves.

Your professional coach and career agent.

We realize that you are more than what’s on your resume. By getting to know you one-on-one, The Talent Magnet is able to act as your personal career advocate in your field and prepare you for big opportunities. We match your professional strengths, interpersonal skills, and personality with our client companies so that you can maximize your career potential.

We specialize in competitive industries and skill-sets.

Our research and direct recruitment methods help our clients find success in some of the most competitive industries in New York City. The caliber of our service attracts the most dynamic professionals and employers.

  • iconBeauty
  • iconAdvertising
  • iconLuxury
  • iconPublic Relations
  • iconBranding
  • iconFashion
  • iconEntertainment
  • iconDigital

Current Openings

E-Commerce Manager (Luxury Fashion Retailer)

New York, New York Salary: Competitive Salary
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  • Manage a diversified portfolio of projects such as improvement of UI/UX, navigation and path to purchase, multi-channel initiatives and onsite personalization
  • Oversee day to day site management, trouble-shoot site issues affecting browsing or buying experience
  • Manage website development by external agency
  • Work cross-functionally with marketing, IT and operations teams to executive marketing and achieve e-commerce growth
  • Follow industry e-commerce news, tools and best practices, share findings with leadership and incorporate into three-year plan
  • Continuously assess and provide insight into key opportunities, weaknesses and threats
  • Manage team of three customer care associates. Ensure development and execution of best-in-class service
  • Generate high-level e-commerce reporting such as sales, conversion and ATV on a weekly basis
  • Oversee customer service and returns reporting to identify trends that can be addressed and improved


  • 5 years of progressive experience in an eCommerce leadership role (Fashion, Luxury, Retail, Beauty are preferred)
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office programs - especially Excel
  • Experience with payment gateways; E-commerce business platforms and inventory
  • Superior interpersonal skills and the ability to build consensus
  • Ability to think strategically and incorporate the latest tools and best practices
  • Excellent project management and time management skills
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills
  • Strong management and cross-functional team communication

Vice President, Client Management – Beauty (Global Marketing Agency)

New York, New York Salary: Competitive Salary
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  • Leader in strategic program planning and development for clients based on emerging pop culture trends
  • Ability to command a room as a dynamic public speaker with strategic credibility
  • Strong strategic, analytical, and project management skills: demonstrated ability to take responsibility for a diverse number of projects and to complete them in a timely manner with limited supervision
  • Excellent communication and writing skills: ability to articulate the Agency's mission, program objectives, exposure opportunities and/or resource needs persuasively to sponsors and corporate partners
  • Superb networking, teamwork, negotiation, and interpersonal/diplomatic skills with ability to work effectively with stakeholders to achieve a common goal
  • Initiate/participate in new business development and display strong presentation skills during client pitches
  • Commit to continuous learning and improvement of leadership skills; set and pursue stretch goals
  • Demonstrate behaviors consistent with our firm’s values (Quality, Integrity, Respect, Entrepreneurial Spirit, and Mutual Benefits) and Code of Ethics and Business Conduct


  • Candidates coming out Advertising + PR Agencies w/ exposure to sponsorships + activations are ideal!
  • Experience working on a major Beauty, Lifestyle or CPG brand is preferred!
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Experience effectively managing multiple sizable account (including financials/budgets) and experience in serving as the senior client contact simultaneously
  • Superior written and verbal communications skills along with the proven ability to consistently make sound judgments and effectively motivate and manage teams
  • Passion for sports, entertainment and pop culture
  • Experience working with talent and influencers

Assistant Manager, Public Relations + Influencer Marketing (Beauty)

New York, New York Salary: Competitive Salary
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  • Establish + maintain strong relationships with press + influencers to ensure content + assets are distributed/received in a timely manner
  • Cultivate + manage key beauty industry influencer relationships
  • Partner closely with internal digital teams to create a powerful "engagement strategy" for all new product launches and support ongoing brand storytelling
  • Contribute to innovative social messaging and strategies that remain "on brand" and achieve objectives
  • Oversee the creation of press releases, media alerts, and digital press kits that will be powerful brand storytelling tools for today's tech-savvy journalist
  • Coordinate the Talent & Licensor relations through the use of Brand Ambassadors for events, photo shoots, and appearances with heavy focus on broadcast + digital
  • Manage, track and report on individual brand budgets as they relate to activations for earned media via Influencer Marketing


  • 3 years of progressive, integrated PR/Communications campaign strategy (AGENCY + IN-HOUSE WELCOME!)
  • You must have experience working on a major BEAUTY brand
  • Must come with high digital/social IQ
  • Bring knowledge that sits at the intersection of current trends in Beauty, Fashion, and Pop Culture
  • A clear understanding of the influencer landscape in BEAUTY (along with existing contacts)
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to build consensus
  • Ability to effectively manage external agencies

Partner with Talent Magnet for personalized, positive, and powerful results.

The Talent Magnet is recognized as one of the most creative and dynamic recruitment firms in New York City.

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Your force. Your field. Your future. The Talent Magnet is a trusted partner in several industries, connecting the best talent with the most prestigious employers. By truly listening to our clients, focusing on their needs, and personalizing our services, we create opportunities and accomplish goals for our clients on both sides of the table. Together, we can facilitate meaningful connections that will bring your business or career to the next level of success.