HELLESSY is a women's ready-to-wear brand currently seeking interns to support the wholesale and business development department for the Spring '20 sales campaign.
Tasks and responsibilities include: compiling seasonal brand assets, showroom maintenance, market assistance, backstage management, and customer service at luxury level
During the sales market week, meetings are held to showcase the new collection to buyers and press. Interns have a large responsibility with market in managing organized flow seamlessly while upholding the brand DNA and values.
The sales internship is a great opportunity to learn the luxury fashion landscape, the wholesale business model, ready-to-wear product and the inner workings of a young fashion brand in NYC.
There is a constant flow of 3-5 interns per semester assisting the different teams. This allows for connecting with peers.
Hours are in respect to existing academic schedules, but recommended availability is at least 2 full days to allow for consistent and meaningful participation and work experience.
Looking to fill unpaid internship position starting mid August through December 2019
To apply: Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, subject line Sales Internship.
Founded in 2012 by Sylvie Millstein, Hellessy is a womenswear brand that redefines sexy American sportswear through a French viewpoint. Functional yet elevated, the fabrication, cuts and colors are juxtaposed to achieve architectural fluidity.
Millstein melded her multi cultural background and 9-year experience as a senior merchant at Chanel to create pieces that caters to the cosmopolitan woman who embraces statement dressing, but searches for pieces relevant to her busy social life.
Hellessy was a US finalist for the 2016 International Woolmark Prize and is worn by influencers and celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow, Emma Watson, Lily Aldridge and Beyonce.