Thursday, May 27, 2010

The Addison Story Design Intern

Contemporary clothing company sold in boutiques and department stores seeks a talented, outgoing, creative design intern to start immediately. We are looking for a student/graduate in fashion design with great design skills. He/She will work directly with the designer and be involved in the creative process from sample to production as well as help with the daily operation.

- Fashion design student or recent graduate
- Knowledge of basic pattern making, sewing, and textiles
- Detail oriented, organized, attentive, punctual, reliable, great attention to detail, follow instruction, work independently as well as part of a team, time management, and most importantly, enthusiastic.
- Knowledgeable in Microsoft Excel (preferred but not mandatory)

- Hand and flat sketching
- Trim/fabric sourcing and organizing
- Building tech packs
- Inspiration sourcing
- Assist in photo shoots and video filming
- General administrative help
- Production
- Embellishment layouts
- Assist in fittings
- Must be willing to assist in other departments when necessary: sales and marketing

Because we are a small company, interns will have many responsibilities. It is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience and learn all aspects of the business at a growing company.

- School credit is available
- Stipend for transportation and lunch

We prefer a full time intern working 3-5 days a week, 30+ hours. The internship will last for a minimum of 3 months and will start ASAP.

Please send your resume and a short cover letter about your goals/experiences in the fashion industry to We are especially looking for somebody with great design skills, so it would be helpful to us if you'd also attach 1 or 2 of your best drawings/sketches. Please also state your availability: which days of the week you are available and how many hours. Local students from Parsons, FIT, and Pratt are encouraged to apply.

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Posted By: Trang Nguyen

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