Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Roberto Cavalli (New York)

Marketing Internship
Roberto Cavalli’s New York office is looking for an intern to join the Marketing/PR department. We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible and stay through the Spring. We require a commitment of 20-25 hours a week. We will work with your class schedule! This internship is ideal for someone who wants to gain a better understanding of the luxury fashion industry and get hands on Marketing and Public Relations experience.

Job Description:
• Assist with inventory of samples
• Assist with the sending of samples to stylists and editors
• Assist with events and mailings
• Assist with maintaining editorial credit book
• Assist with Trunk Shows
• Basic office duties

The ideal candidate will have previous internship experience in the fields of Marketing, Public Relations or Sales. He/she must also be currently enrolled in college and have a GPA of at least 3.0 and, most importantly must be able to receive college credit for this internship. 

Send Resumes to: n.scheetz@robertocavalli.com

Posted By Emily Bonsignore

Converse (New York)

Converse Inc. seeks bright, motivated individuals with strong multi-tasking abilities for Spring 12 internship opportunities within its PR/Communications department. Interns will be encouraged to participate in all aspects of our PR programming and be given substantive roles in activities that may include: media monitoring, sample trafficking, media relations and press events surrounding Converse footwear, apparel, accessories and corporate activities. Internship is located in New York City.

We are looking for individuals that can intern at minimum 3 days a week (9AM – 6PM) during the Spring semester. Only candidates with appropriate experience will be called in for interviews.

Credit Only
**Interns must be able to receive school credit to participate in the Converse internship program.**

Spring internships begin in the end of December or beginning of January and end mid-late May.

o Assist in trafficking footwear and apparel samples for all editorial, broadcast and celebrity requests - creating sample loan out sheets, bagging up samples, bringing shopping and garment bags to mailroom, checking in and restocking returned samples, etc.
o Help maintain and organize PR closet: organize footwear and apparel samples on racks and shelves, archive old samples, etc.
o Review magazines for editorial coverage. Including scanning and creating clips for all ran press credits and assist in archiving press clips.
o Help with footwear and apparel editor/influencer product orders, seedings and mailings, including seasonal lookbook distribution, editor gifting, influencer product giveaways, processing orders, etc.
o Update and maintain media database and influencer database with current editorial and influencer contacts for both footwear and apparel collections.
o Assist at special events and press previews.
o General administrative duties including photo copying, department organization, press kit production, mailings, distribute magazines, expenses and mail distribution, etc.

o Email keith.gulla@converse.com
o Include a brief cover letter in the body of the email with relevant PR experience.
o Subject of the email should read "PR INTERNSHIP RESUME".
o Applications must be submitted by November 23, 2011.

o Past PR fashion industry, communications or magazine/editorial experience is required.
o Computer proficient with knowledge of Photoshop and File Maker Pro a plus.

o Currently enrolled in an accredited college/university and can receive school credit.
o You must be a rising sophomore, junior or senior.
o Minimum 3.0 GPA.

Send Resumes to: keith.gulla@converse.com

Posted By Emily Bonsignore

Conde Nast--Lucky Magazine (New York)

Lucky Magazine Public Relations Intern
Looking for candidates who can receive school credit, who have 3 available days per week, and who are able to start around January 9th. This is an unpaid internship which includes a 2 payment stipend.

Duties will include:

Gathering and creating press clip packets to keep team updated on industry events

Updating department media lists to become familiar with press contacts, major markets and outlets

Track and compile press for various events, issues, and news

Learn to calculate media impressions for print, broadcast, and online press hits reflected in these recaps

Broaden knowledge of the function and growing role that online news sites, blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc. play in public relations.

Assist in writing and editing press releases and segment scripts

Assisting in gathering props for and staffing TV segments

Working with the rights and permissions department to clear photos and stories for use by media

Maintaining and updating the organization of PR’s supplies (including DVDs, clips, etc)

Assisting at on-site working events and press interviews/TV segments

Please send all resumes to Mary_Whitlock@condenast.com with a short email that includes availability.

Send Resumes to: mary_whitlock@condenast.com

Posted By Emily Bonsignore

Allure (New York)

Allure- Fashion Closet Internship
Allure- Fashion Closet Internship

Responsibilities include:
- sample trafficking (checking all samples in and out)
- errands around NYC to designers and fashion PR firms
- setting up for and assisting with run-throughs
- assisting on photo shoots
- creating style boards for editors
- administrative tasks (photocopying, printing things out, etc)
- packing and prepping for shoots
- closet organization, maintaining closet appearance
- misc. tasks for fashion editors as needed

- all interns MUST be able to receive school credit
- must be available 2-3 days/week, January-May/June (spring semester)
- must be responsible, hard-working, and highly motivated
- must be able to work quickly and accurately under pressure
- must be able to multitask 

Send Resumes to: alison_quaglia@condenast.com

Posted By Emily Bonsignore

Bibhu Mohapatra (New York)

New York based luxury womens wear designer BIBHU MOHAPATRA is looking for a PR intern to assist and work closely with the in-house PR coordinator.

Duties include but are not limited to:

• Celebrity and magazine press loans
• Fall 2012 Fashion Week preparation/coordination
• Press appointment assistance
• Archive collection and showroom maintenance
• PR errands

Candidate must be available to start immediately (beginning of Dec at the latest) for a minimum of 3 months, and able to come to the studio for an interview.

This position will give you rare and very beneficial exposure to all aspects of a fashion design house. Applicants must be dedicated, articulate, organized, and very reliable.

Please email cover letter and resume to Cecily at studio@bibhu.com with PR INTERN in the subject line.

Note: This is an unpaid internship. 

Send Resumes to: studio@bibhu.com

Posted By EMily Bonsignore

Vera Wang Spring Retail Internship (NY)

Spring Retail Interns Needed
Vera Wang is looking for hard-working and dynamic interns to assist our managers and stylists at our various retail locations in NYC this coming Spring.

Duties include:

-close work with upper management learning managerial skills necessary for luxury fashion firms
-helping to monitor the floor
-occasional wrap clothing
-occasional steam clothing
-conduct inventory
-assist the staff and director of retail with their needs

Great opportunity to gain valuable hands-on Sales experience. If interested please send resumes to cpizarro@verawang.com with "RETAIL INTERN" in the subject line.


Posted by Nicky Lei

Vera Wang Bridal Production Internship (NY)

Bridal Production Intern Needed Immediately
Vera Wang is looking for an intern to assist the Bridal Production department in the following duties:

• Working with systems of communication related to fabric/textile knowledge
• Update Excel fabric tracking reports, data, creating catalogues of info for new season
• Assist in Production filling

Interns must have the following qualifications:

• Knowledge of Excel
• Organizational skills, analytical nature, great communication skills
• Basic knowledge of fabric terms (e.g.: yarn dyed, pc. dyed, etc)
• This is unpaid - Receive credit from their accredited college or school
• Available to work 2-3 full days.

To be considered for this internship please send your resume and cover letter to recruiting@verawang.com with "BRIDAL PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP" in the subject line.


Posted by Nicky Lei

Allure Internship (NY)

Allure- Fashion Closet Internship

Responsibilities include:
- sample trafficking (checking all samples in and out)
- errands around NYC to designers and fashion PR firms
- setting up for and assisting with run-throughs
- assisting on photo shoots
- creating style boards for editors
- administrative tasks (photocopying, printing things out, etc)
- packing and prepping for shoots
- closet organization, maintaining closet appearance
- misc. tasks for fashion editors as needed

- all interns MUST be able to receive school credit
- must be available 2-3 days/week, January-May/June (spring semester)
- must be responsible, hard-working, and highly motivated
- must be able to work quickly and accurately under pressure
- must be able to multitask

Send Resumes to: alison_quaglia@condenast.com
Posted by Nicky Lei

Esquire Footwear (NY)

office manager
Esquire Footwear, a private label shoe manufacturer is looking for interns to start immediately for a minimum of 2 months commitment and availability of 2 to 3 days a week. Must be for school credit.

No running around town to factories, as all of our production is overseas, except maybe Staples to pick up supplies.

We are looking for someone who is:
-Available right away
-Available at least 2 or more days a week
-College degree in progress
-Knowledge of Microsoft Office
-Strong work ethic

the quicker you can start the more likely you will work with us.

Send Resumes to: david@esquirefootwear.com
Posted by Nicky Lei

Vogue Editorial Internship (NY)

VOGUE Editorial Internship
VOGUE is looking for an editorial intern for the fall semester to assist market editor Jessica Sailer, ideally starting first week of December.

You must be able to work 3 days a week, for a minimum of 8:00am until 6:30pm. More days are preferred and longer hours do happen.
You must be knowledgeable in the following areas: PR firms/contacts, packing photoshoots, completing sitting sheets, getting credits, calling in samples, arranging catering/location vans for shoots, and other administrative tasks.

This is an incredibly hands-on, fast-paced internship. It requires an individual who is responsible, detail-orientated, hardworking and has a broad knowledge of the fashion industry. You MUST attend a 4-year university, have a 3.3 GPA, be able to receive credit, and have interned at a fashion magazine, pr firm or fashion stylist beforehand. If you do not meet these criteria, please do not apply. This internship is unpaid.

In order to be considered, you must submit both a resume and a cover letter to Emily_cheung@condenast.com


Posted by Nicky Lei

Misha Nicole Internship (NY)

Merchandising Intern
We are looking for a new Merchandising Intern to start asap! If you are organized, motivated, hard-working, creative and LOVE fashion, please contact us.

The MISHA NICOLE Merchandising Intern will be responsible for assisting the Executive Management team with the planning and execution of the merchandising plan for the retail store. Intern will be exposed to all retail, merchandising, inventory and styling functions of a start-up retail store.

This is an unpaid internship for students who are eligible for college credit. You will receive hands on knowledge and experience of the fashion and retail industry and receive a global perspective on many aspects of running a fashion company.

About the Company
MISHA NICOLE is where fashion meets culture and social consciousness.
We are the premier platform to debut coveted international designers
alongside domestic emerging brands, our exclusive collection and hand-selected
jewelry and accessories from around the world.

MISHA NICOLE is passionate about providing a multifaceted experience
with opportunities to give back to non-profit organizations within a
gallery and event space.

We need an intern to start asap. For consideration, please send your resume and a brief cover letter including availability to Eve Gardner at eve@mishanicole.com

Send Resumes to: eve@mishanicole.com
Posted by Nicky Lei

Lucky Magazine Internship

Lucky Magazine - Accessories and Jewelry Internship
Lucky Magazine is looking for professional and hard-working college students to intern in the Accessories Department for the Spring 2012 semester (January - May).

Candidates must be highly organized, detail-oriented, enthusiastic about accessories and able to both follow directions and take initiative. All candidates must be able to receive college credit for the internship and should be available to work 2-3 days per week.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Maintaining the accessories and jewelry closets
-Managing incoming and outgoing samples
-Setting up for run throughs and packing for photo shoots
-Assisting the team with various administrative tasks

Candidates should have prior fashion experience, preferably at a magazine, fashion company or fashion PR firm.

If interested, please send resume, cover letter and the name of your favorite jewelry designer to Dana_Mendelowitz@condenast.com.


Posted by Nicky Lei

Akris Marketing & Communications Spring Internship (NY)

Akris Marketing & Communications Spring Internship
The Marketing and Communications intern will support the PR, Marketing, and Visual Merchandising team in all aspects. This is a full time internship, 5 days a week starting in January 2012. This is unpaid however school credit is available.

Responsibilities may include assisting with any of the following:

Public Relations
-Assist with tracking all editorial requests
-Assist with trafficking press sample collection and department store advertising samples
-Help maintain all sample and request logs
-Coordinate messenger services and international shipments
-Assist in the maintenance of the showroom and upkeep of fashion closet
-Assist with tracking all editorial coverage and maintaining tear-sheet archive
-Create editorial coverage presentations

-Work on events, assist with all needed preparation leading up to and on day of the event
-Direct Mail analysis and collection projects
-Update co-op / national advertising binder and PowerPoint presentations
-Maintain magazine and co-op book library updated with all current issues
-Assist on all marketing/communication initiatives as needed

Visual Merchandising
-Assist in styling visual display and mannequin looks
-Assist in photographing and cataloguing boutique images
-Assist back of house during market week

Skills and Competencies
-Strong interest in fashion pr, marketing and visual merchandising
-Ability to take initiative and work independently at times
-Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
-Ability to be a team player
-Excellent interpersonal skills
-Ability to multitask and show flexibility due to change in demands

Send Resumes to: Us.pr@akris.ch


Posted by Nicky Lei