Swimwear Fashion Intern

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Sexpot Swimwear
 Virtual
Posted: January 30 2015
Company Location: New York, NY
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required)

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Description

If you’re looking to develop your skills within a start-up then this one's for you.

Sexpot Swimwear is a premium swimwear brand seeking highly motivated individuals searching for their passion and role in the industry.

Seeking incredibly organized go-getters with a love of fashion, especially swimwear. Must be very friendly, sociable, professional, and possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be well-rounded individuals who can multi-task, with excellent follow-through on all assigned responsibilities.

Responsibilities

Design Intern:

- Research and identify trends; staying current on swimwear trends, construction and details
- Create detailed CAD sketches of styles in development
- Execute organized, accurate technical packages
- Maintain seasonal collection boards and walls
- Create and update seasonal assortment sheet
- Understand the basics of the production process as it relates to the swimwear classification
- Maintain awareness of calendar and help supervisor manage deadlines
- Attend and participate in fit sessions. Take detailed notes and follow up as needed
- Run errands in garment district
- Assist in day-to-day projects including filing/organizing, copying and updating development packages.
- Other duties as assigned.

Sales Intern:

- Administrative support
- Research and identify new accounts
- Maintain buyer database
- Collect sales orders and communicate with buyers about their order details and confirmation
- Assisting in the preparation for sales meetings
- Maintain showroom presentation; help prepare for wholesale account meetings
- Update inventory
- Create and update linesheets
- Photograph samples in house, upload onto drive, properly label and organize
- Maintain the quality, organize and track all sale samples
- Assist in day-to-day projects including filing/organizing, copying and updating development packages.
- Other duties as assigned.

Creative Media Intern:

- Administrative support
- Help to create written press materials
- Research and identify new social media trends and fashion blogs
- Shipment and tracking of samples to magazines, celebrities and other press
- Daily communication with PR agency
- Provide requested brand information to PR agency
- Assist PR agency with any brand needs
- Brainstorm ideas/pitch angles for multiple medias with President
- Partner with social media specialist on all social media activities, with knowledge of social media platforms and fashion blogs
- Assist with President on executing all social media and PR needs and communicate effectively with the appropriate channels
- Event support
- Other duties as assigned.

Requirements

- At least one year of strong internship experience
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Photoshop, & Illustrator
- Passion for the fashion industry
- Demonstrated interest and background in swimwear, as well as a through knowledge of swimwear category
- Interns interested in Design: Strong sketching skills especially using adobe illustrator (design intern only)
- Interns interested in PR/Marketing: Proficiency with social media platfroms (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram, etc)
- Excellent communication skills and follow through
- Extremely organized and methodical
- Willingness and capable to assist with additional duties depending on stage of seasonal fashion cycle
- Self Starter & takes ownership over their own projects

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