Area is seeking a full or part-time Technical Design / Production Intern In New York, NY

Area seeks an extremely organized, self-motivated individual to assist in all aspects of Design, Product Development and Production.
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Area is an emerging fashion brand based on Canal Street in New York, currently a finalist in the CFDA Vogue Fashion Fund competition. Area seeks an extremely organized, self-motivated individual to assist in all aspects of Design, Product Development and Production. We offer a fun, dynamic and challenging work environment with excellent growth potential.

Responsibilities included but not limited to:

  • Assisting designers in research, sourcing, and development of seasonal inspiration, materials, and garments 
  • Organization, archiving, and inventorying, and updating of Design/Development assets/materials 
  • Create and maintain technical sketches for Development
  • Assist in cut tickets/tech packs
  • Spec sample garments
  • Liaise with factories regarding sample progress, material receipt, fit comments, etc.
  • Quality control of all merchandise

Our ideal candidate will have/be the following:

  • Mastery of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Very strong understanding of garment construction, specs, and tech packs
  • Extremely organized, and self-motivated individual with ability to multi-task

We offer a fun, dynamic and challenging work environment with excellent growth potential. Open to discussing full or part time options. Internship is unpaid, and eligible for school credit.

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o apply for this position please send cover letter and resume / portfolio to beckett@a-r-e-a.com, subject line Technical Design / Production Internship.