Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Fashion Blogger/Trend Forecasting Intern (Hollywood)

New, exciting consumer website and mobile app with a focus on fashion, food and lifestyle needs a dynamic, creative intern who has a passion for fashion and knowledge of Wordpress and HTML/CSS coding. This is an unpaid position with the potential for long-term hire. School credit is available.

+ a love of fashion/shopping & keeping up with the latest trends
+ recognizes the importance of trends (what's coming in/what's on its way out)
+ keeps up to date with relevant fashion news & information
+ enthusiastic, hard-working
+ must be proactive, self-confident, self-motivated, team-oriented & positive

+ basic HTML/CSS coding knowledge (JavaScript is a plus)
+ experience with Photoshop & Illustrator (InDesign is a plus)
+ knowledge of how to work with Content Management Systems [CMS] (Wordpress is a huge plus)
+ understands & works well with social media platforms
+ ability to merchandise images in a way that makes sense & that is visually appealing
+ ability to communicate & work well with others
+ ability to multitask and manage multiple deadlines
+ strong understanding of design & digital

Posted by: Manilette Uy-

Jewelry Company Marketing and Sales Intern (LA)

A Los Angeles-based fashion accessories/jewelry company is looking for enthusiastic and creative Marketing & Sales interns to help grow the jewelry company and brand. We are currently in stores all over the US and internationally and seek to grow our presence with a powerful intern team. You will gain hands-on experience in marketing/public relations as we deal with many celebrity clients/stylists/editors, e-commerce, wholesale distribution, customer service of the fashion accessories industry. We are located in the Downtown LA jewelry district. FIDM students who are interested in applying, we are conveniently located just a few blocks away from your campus. This is a paid internship, so only serious, driven candidates will be considered.

Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 
- Updating line sheets, look books, and other sales materials
- Researching and reaching out to account leads
- Communicating with existing accounts and press
- Prepare buyer notes and purchase orders
- Strategize and execute newsletters for email distribution
- Monitor and creatively contribute to our social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)
- Ecommerce shipping/handling
- Some Administrative duties
- Arrange photo shoots
- Organizing inventory and samples
- And if we feel you are a dedicated, team player, we will provide you with an opportunity(ies) for paid travel at major tradeshows. 

- Minimum two days a week
- Microsoft Office proficient (especially Excel)
- Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign - a HUGE plus!
- Fashion or Jewelry experience - a HUGE plus!
- Professional, well-spoken, punctual, enthusiastic
- A love for fashion & accessories!!

We hope to bring in an enthusiastic candidate who have a love for the Fashion/Accessories/Jewelry industry and a desire to grow into a higher position within the company. We will provide hands-on training and hope to provide an enjoyable working environment for your long, successful future with our company! 

Please email your resume and an introduction of yourself.

Posted by: Manilette Uy-

Mickey's Girl Fashion Internship (LA)

MICKEY'S GIRL is an e-commerce boutique for women - We are rapidly growing and seeking new members to join our team located in Los Angeles. 

Part Time Job: Schedule your own days. Need someone to come in 2-3 times a week. Must be ok with dogs. 

Unique blend of skills including an extreme attention to detail, ability to multi-task and prioritize numerous assignments, strong logic and initiative to solve issues, a can-do attitude needed in a fast paced environment and a team player. 

Your roll...
* Create data entry for products
* Keep track of inventory 
* Assist in monitoring markdown activity
* Work closely with Buying Team to organize and monitor incoming merchandise as well as reconcile any discrepancies
* Take photos of products and photo-shop each item for the site - will train you

You must have...
* Experience with retail or E-commerce is strongly preferred
* Strong interest and eye for fashion
* Familiar with fashion dictionary; fabic names, hemming, materials, styles
* Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
* Intermediate photo editing and graphic design skills
* Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft Office
* Must have own laptop with Adobe Photoshop.

Local candidates only. Please submit your resume with the job posting title.

Posted by: Manilette Uy-

RocksBox Fashion Operations Internship (SF)

Spend the summer with RocksBox! We're looking for a hard-working operations intern excited to get in on the ground floor. We are growing quickly every month, and are looking for someone to help with shipping: checking shipments in as received; sanitizing products; printing shipping labels; putting together boxes, and inventory management: weighing; photographing; and other categorization of inventory. This position is 20-40 hours a week, but applicant must be available to work mornings (Tuesday-Friday) every week. Potential to continue on part-time into the school year; compensation is $10/hour.

RocksBox is a rapidly growing fashion brand. You will see first-hand how to establish a company in the marketplace and the importance of creating a delightful experience for every customer. You will learn how to be resourceful, creative, and get things done. We will look to you to generate ideas for operations improvements, and conduct the research to support their validity.

About you:
You are passionate about fashion and the evolution of ecommerce
You work well in an entrepreneurial environment
You can synthesize data and spot trends
You're detail-oriented and inclined to double-check important specifications
You're self-driven and intrinsically motivated

About RocksBox
At RocksBox we are changing the way woman discover and shop for accessories. 
We are a membership-based service: Members pay a small monthly fee and receive designer jewelry in sets of three at a time, curated for their style and delivered to their doorstep. They experiment with those pieces and purchase the ones that they love at a discounted, members-only price. Check us out at RocksBox is an innovative, fast growing fashion ecommerce startup in San Francisco, backed with an all-star advisor / investor team.

Posted by: Manilette Uy-

Dress for Success San Jose Internship

Dress for Success San Jose is a local non profit organization and an affiliate to Dress for Success Worldwide, the only international organization that addresses and fulfills the needs of low-income women who have left welfare and are interfacing with the challenges of entering the workforce. As a three part program at no costs to our clients, Dress for Success San Jose consists of a Suiting Program, Job Search Program and an employment retention program, known as the Professional Women's Group, in order to help women secure employment and advance their careers. 

Dress for Success San Jose is seeking a volunteer intern to serve 10 hours per week to our organization in our Milpitas office. 

Responsibilities include (but not limited to): 
1. Provide clients with quality service.
2. Increase partner program relationships and outreach.
3. Inventory Management.
4. Return telephone calls regarding donations, etc. 
5. Follow up with clients after 1st suiting appointments.
6. Complete documentation (letters, tax receipts, etc), as assigned.
7. Assist Dress for Success San Jose Director with various tasks, including events, trainings.
8. Assist w/ sorting clothes and organizing boutique as needed.
9. Administrative tasks as needed.

• Working towards degree in Education, Social Work, Business, Marketing, Fashion, Non Profit or any other related field.
• Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel.
• High level of organizational skills, communication skills.
• Ability to complete projects effectively in timely manner.

Work Schedule: 
• Position works on site at our office located at 560 Valley Way, Milpitas, CA

Supervised by: Program Coordinator 
If interested in volunteer opportunity, please send letter of introduction to email listed. 

The mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Posted by: Manilette Uy-