Saturday, February 9, 2013

Alice + Olivia Graphic Design Intern (New York)


Alice and Olivia is looking for a graphic design intern to start immediately. Intern will be responsible for assisting in retouching photos, file management, assisting in image uploads to our retouching staff, and any other graphic-related tasks.

Applicants must have a strong work ethic, positive attitude, interest in the design, graphic and fashion world. Knowledge of Photoshop is required!

We are looking for someone available 2-3 days a week. Please submit your resume and samples or a link to your portfolio to: MollyM@aliceandolivia.com

Posted by: Lu Chen

Fabric To Finish Technical Design Internship (NYC)


Fabric to Finish Inc. is an NYC based consulting firm specializing in global fabric and product development. We work with young emerging designers and small to mid sized retailers to help them design, develop, source and produce their seasonal collections.

Focusing on companies who do not have the capital or the infrastructure to hire a full team of specialists on a full time basis, Fabric To Finish is a source of opportunity for those clients that need a short term project completed or a long term plan to help take their new business to the next level. F2F was started in September of 2006 to establish product development consulting as the new outsourcing method in order to bring young designers, retailers, and small to midsize apparel companies together with global sourcing and development opportunities.

We are looking for fun, quick learning, energetic, outgoing and eager interns to help support our day to day operations at our design studio in the garment center. You will be part of a new start up company and will be an active participant in helping to support a truly entrepreneurial environment. You will learn how to build a brand, build a company, source fabric and product, and communicate daily with local and overseas mills, factories and vendors. You are a self starter, able to multi task, confront all challenges with confidence and poise. You are articulate, possess excellent communication and analytical skills and you realize that you are a representative of our company and pride yourself in being part of our team.

We are looking for multiple candidates that possess any of the following skill sets:

•Apparel Construction
•Draping
•Pattern Development
•Measuring samples
•Taking fit notes while attending fittings
•Maintain sample submission charts
•Creating Fabric and Trend Inspiration Boards
•Color Theory
•Cutting Fabric
•Fashion and Flat Sketching
•Knowledge of Textiles
•Interest in Product Development and Sourcing

Aptitude in Photoshop, Illustrator, Picasso, Microsoft Office, Mac Competency, Web Development, Social Networks

Send Resumes to: info@fabric2finish.com

Posted by: Lu Chen

THV Public Relations PR/SHOWROOM INTERN (Los Angeles, CA)


THV PR is a fashion PR firm based in Los Angeles,THV handles pr for a number of high-end fashion, accessories and lifestyle clients.

THV PR s currently seeking dedicated and enthusiastic interns for our Los Angeles office. Typical intern duties consist of organizing and maintaining the showroom, sample trafficking, updating and maintaining credits, mailings, giftings and assisting with all the day-to-day workings of the office. Interns are expected to work hard and take the position seriously.

General Qualifications:
Must be highly detail-oriented, ambitious, organized, resourceful and have excellent communication skills. Interns must be able to multitask and work well in a fast-paced environment. The candidate must also be proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Picture Manager, in addition to possessing an interest in fashion and luxury goods. Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and social media strongly preferred.

Interns are needed to start as soon as possible and must be able to work at least 3-4 days/week for a minimum of 3-4 months. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone who is interested in the public relations and/or fashion industry. The internship is unpaid but school credit is available upon request.

PS, WE LOVE ORIGINALITY!

Send Resumes to: info@thvpr.com

Posted by: Lu Chen

SKY lim: Sales/Social Media Intern, Los Angeles, CA

We are looking for an fashionable, enthusiastic, reliable intern to assist with wholesale sales and Social Media to start as soon as possible.. This is an amazing opportunity in that we are looking for people who can possibly grow with the company beyond this internship. There are opportunities for commission pay as well. 

Qualifications and responsilities:
Research target accounts, Contacting potential buyers, reach out to press. 
- Social media savvy (Instagram, facebook, twitter, etc.)
- Excellent writing skills 
- Well spoken 
- Multitask 
- Fashion conscious 
- creative

Please send resume to sales@sky-lim.com Thank you and look forward to hearing from you!

www.sky-lim.com

Posted by: Lu Chen

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Laila Jayde Design & Merchandising Interns (Cerritos, CA)

Laila Jayde is looking for interns to help out with our growing brand! We design and manufacture knits here out of our office and factory in Los Angeles, California. We can provide excellent hands-on experience in the all that goes into producing a garment. 

We are looking for two groups of people; For those that want to further their design experience, we will ask you to assist in managing fabric information, sample lines, and style research. Those interested in the marketing side, we will ask you to assist our customer service team: preparing orders to ship, updating our web site, and managing social media aspects associated with the line.

We are located in Cerritos, California. We are flexible to accommodate your schedule but ask you to commit to a schedule once you are here. Please send a resume, portfolio (and/or) website--anything you feel that would help us have a better understanding of you. 

Requirements:
Hard working and diligent 
Commitment of 10-16 hours a week
Adobe Suites 
Great attitude

This is for school credit only, with the opportunity to turn into full time position.

Interested? Email resumes to karenokada@lailajayde.com.


Posted by: Manilette Uy

Dot & Bo Merchant/ Buyer Intern


We are currently seeking a Merchandising Intern with a solid background in retail merchandising and strategic buying. If you are excited about helping to create the next big e-Commerce brand and are comfortable in a fast-paced environment with no bureaucracy, we'd like to hear from you.

Job Responsibilities:

• Help drive sales through the selection of product, pricing, promotion for greatest return on investment
• Play a key role in helping grow our target category business
• Foster relationships with a large portfolio of vendors
• Perform market analysis, competitive shop and analyze sales trends to keep abreast of current trends 
• Identify opportunities for continued growth in the business model

Required Qualifications:

• Strong interest in pursuing a buying or merchandising position as a career
• Passionate about home d├ęcor with a strong sense of home trends in editorial and retail
• Experience researching decorative prices through historical price databases a plus
• Great communicator who is able to share and sell ideas both internally and externally
• Good understanding of business financials and the levers to manage profitability
• Analytical with a strong interest in learning more about merchandising and eCommerce
• An entrepreneurial self-starter who can think innovatively and take the ball and run with it; all   the while maintaining a positive attitude
Posted by: Manilette Uy

Ella Lou LLC Marketing & Social Media Intern (SF)


Ella Lou is a small, but rapidly growing, online retail company. Ella Lou's founders, Lindsay, based in San Francisco, CA and Claire, based in Paris, France have worked collaboratively to run all aspects of Ella Lou's business and operations from site launch in March 2012. Lindsay has an undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley in political science and Masters Degree from UC San Diego in International Affairs. Claire has a background in marketing and communications. Prior to launching Ella Lou, Lindsay worked for KPMG in a management consulting role to large private foundations and NGOs.

Due to our growth, and the pending launch of Ella Lou in France, we are currently looking for someone to help us take Ella Lou to the next step. Given we are an online e-commerce company, we are looking for someone with social media, marketing, and PR skills. SEO knowledge is a plus, but is not mandatory.

The internship hours are flexible, we are looking for someone who can commit 12-15 hours per week. Most of the work can be done remotely, from home. We will meet for approximately 5 hours per week in San Francisco to touch base, work together, review the previous weeks' work, and set goals for the following week. We will likely meet at Makeshift Society, in Hayes Valley, the co-work space Lindsay works from. We will use collaborative tools (e.g. Wedoist), email, and regular phone calls to check in when we are not working in the same physical space. The remaining work could be completed on the intern's own schedule. Occasional weekend assistance may be needed for in-person events, e.g. trunk shows, pop-up shops, etc.

Because much of the work can be done remotely, we are looking for someone who is self-motivated and is a a true self-starter. Moreover, we are looking for someone with robust research skills and social skills. The intern may have the opportunity to attend networking events with Ella Lou's founders and a mature, professional presence will be required.

We are an open, engaging, interactive company. We looking for someone who is enthusiastic, has a positive attitude, questions the status quo, and is willing to propose innovative solutions to problems that arise.

The internship is unpaid, however, a strong job recommendation and networking/job assistance in the San Francisco Bay Area will be provided to the intern to satisfactorily completes the internship. Moreover, this internship will provide the intern with a wide range of interesting, resume-building skills. We will actively work to ensure the internship is highly beneficial to the intern.
Posted by: Manilette Uy

Bombfell Style/Ops Intern (NY)


Men’s Fashion Startup Company.
You have an eye for fashion. You're a trendsetter. And you're a whiz at Photoshop.

You're ambitious, smart and anal as hell. You're efficient and organized. You're not afraid to give your opinion. You always want to get your hands dirty. 

THE ROLE:
Join an early stage, rapidly growing fashion startup selling REAL STUFF that users happily PAY FOR. We're looking for someone who will eat operations for lunch and ask for more.  

You'll whip our inventory into shape, then tell us what we're doing is stupid and lay out how we can do it better. You'll write blog posts, provide customer support, measure clothes and pack boxes. You'll do whatever it takes to keep the wheels moving, because that's what we all do and that's what makes startups awesome.

Most importantly, you'll learn how to create order out of chaos, how to hold things together with paper clips and chewing gum and other real-world skills for startups that you won't learn in a classroom (and you will be rewarded with a stipend and unlimited MetroCard and never go hungry as long as you're with us).

QUALIFICATIONS: 
-- College degree and relevant work experience preferred
-- Must be SUPER DUPER DUPER detail-oriented!!! 
-- Must be willing to do manual labor (able to lift 50 lbs)
-- Must be able to do data entry
-- Must be tech-savvy and have Excel and PC proficiency  
-- Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
-- Excellent interpersonal, customer service, organizational and problem-solving skills
-- Able to take direction and criticism
-- Overall positive and can-do attitude
-- STRONG interest in men's fashion! 

BOMBFELL:
Featured in Life & Style, WSJ, Techcrunch, Match.com, Glamour, Financial Times and WWD. Backed by 500 Startups and an alumni of Dogpatch Labs.

Bombfell enables you to look good and save time via monthly shipments of designer clothes picked for you by a stylist – all for just $69 per item. Founders are Harvard grads with experience at Y Combinator, MTV, Microsoft, Lolapps, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Founding team has experience at Saks, Theory, Jones, London Fog and Sean John.

Read more about Bombfell here: 
http://www.bombfell.com/
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http://techcrunch.com/2012/06/14/bombfell/ 

Email us a copy of your resume in PDF format along with a cover letter stating your interests and why you think you would be the perfect Bombfell intern.
Posted by: Manilette Uy

Country Living Style Department Internship (NY)

Country Living’s Style & Market Department is looking for interns for the
Spring semester. Interns will assist our department—covering all
lifestyles categories including fashion, home, beauty and entertaining.


Interns must be organized, responsible, and able to multitask. Interest in
interior design a plus. 


Responsibilities:

•Contacting vendors for product samples
•Organizing products for reviews with editors
•Updating Excel spreadsheets for various stories
•Managing in/out flow of products in closet
•Preparing and packing for photo shoots


Must be available at least 2 days a week. The position is unpaid, and you
must receive college credit for the internship.


Interested? Email cgonzalezhart@hearst.com.

Posted by: Manilette Uy