Sales/ Marketing/ Social media / Events in Fashion (Green One-of-a Kind Wearable Art)Bookmark This
1610 El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA
DescriptionPerfect for the business-minded fashionista. Projects include everything from sales to research to event planning. You must have a keen eye for detail and an outgoing personality.
A behind-the-scenes look at running a business, client service, and administrative experience in the Fashion Industry.
What's in it for you?
Explore the dynamics of the fashion retail industry in a supportive, challenging and fun setting. Learn different aspects of the retail store environment including selling and service strategies. Work closely with management, customers and other students to maximize business potential.
Jill Pillot is a creator and designer with a unique line of clothes for women and children called Ricochet. Keeping the environment in mind, she uses sustainable and recycled material to create a unique fresh vintage look with a European flair.
Come be a part of Ricochet for a wonderful opportunity to explore your business/sales/marketing skills. Ricochet is looking for Interns/Assistants for 2-3 month periods, typically a commitment of 60h, working a minimum of 4h-8h per week. All shifts available. This internship is offered year-round.
You would be working at the San Mateo boutique/workshop . Please note, Ricochet is a small company opened fourteen years ago as a children’s consignment store and has evolved into a new line of one-of-a kind wearable art . We need, more than ever, some eager helping minds. We have some really big and exciting opportunities coming up for our growth.
Ricochet proposes internships for sales/business skills. It is an enriching opportunity for students or anyone who just loves fashion and the green industry.
Although this is a non-paid opportunity, you will definitely gain useful knowledge that will help you grow while working with us. Commission can be made as soon as you help generate revenue (through retail sales, participation in street fairs and fashion shows). This is a team community working environment and as we grow you will benefit too. Other compensation includes: college and high school credit (to be set up once approved through your school). A letter of recommendation is also a means of compensation, along with certificate of after completion of internship as well as a gift certificate to our store.
Ricochet is a company which prides itself in giving back to the community and working with people from all walks of life, so all hard working individuals are welcome.
Please feel free to ask more details and tell us at firstname.lastname@example.org
what you would like to learn and why this position interests you.
ResponsibilitiesLearning how to run a store front: inventory, display merchandise, customer services, sales…
Selling at fairs, learning how to set up for fairs
How to work behind the scenes for fashion shows
Conducting online research and business evaluation
Organizing and managing database entries
Write/edit outbound marketing material (press releases, case studies, website, flyers, etc.)
Finding and planning events
Contributing to social media development
Research of fundraising events, Grant writing. accounting
General administrative duties
RequirementsCandidates must be reliable, must have a good attitude and a friendly disposition. (Hard working, organized, self-motivated).
You must have a keen eye for detail and an outgoing personality.