Production And Design Internships available at luxury, high-end, CFDA award winning accessories design company, Eugenia Kim.
We are seeking brilliant, hard-working, enterprising Production and Design Interns for immediate start as well as SPRING semester start. You will be able to see how a luxury brand accessories company works from the inside out, from initial design concepts through production to sales. Note: This internship is unpaid, but college credit is offered.
As a Production Intern, you will learn a great deal about sourcing, managing production, inventory management, and vendor/factory relationships. Upon completion of this internship, you will be equipped to get an entry-level position in fashion production, as many of our previous production interns have gone on to do so. Production is fun for the individual who thrives on being a part of a fast-paced environment and likes to be organized.
As a Design Intern, you will work alongside the design team as we work on our FW 2012 line of men's and women's hats, as well as one-of-a-kind pieces for press and collaborations with other designers for runway shows. There are incredible opportunities for self-motivated people to handle a variety of projects, including, but not limited to, hands-on hat construction, local and overseas material sourcing and sample production.
Internship is located in NYC.
Responsibilities (Production): *Running around the garment district on a daily basis to pick up trims and production materials. This is definitely a workout! *Sourcing materials and trims *Using Microsoft Excel for production spreadsheets and inventory *Quality control inspections *Communicating with factories *Assisting Shipping Manager for timely deliveries
Responsibilities (Design): *Trend research and presentation *Creative input to design team *Communicating with factories and vendors to complete samples. *Running around the garment district on a daily basis to pick up trims and design materials. This is definitely a workout!
To Apply:* Please email the following with the subject "Design/Production Internship" to firstname.lastname@example.org: 1. Cover Letter 2. Resume 3. How many days a week you can intern and your start date/end date for the internship, MINIMUM of 4 DAYS PER WEEK FOR 2 MONTHS 4. Why you want to intern the fashion industry 5. Specify if this will be for school credit
***any application without this information will not be considered****