Fashion Interns Wanted!

By January 4, 2019December 20th, 2020Jobs

Looking for a Few Good People

Lacson Ravello is seeking fashion design, merchandising, and marketing interns. This unique opportunity is the perfect introduction to the fashion industry—working closely with the designer/owner in a small business, hands-on environment. Our ideal candidates must be passionate, detail-oriented, and able to multi-task.

We are seeking a 3-month commitment working 1 to 2 days a week. Candidate must be able to commute to and work in our Oakland, California studio. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to intern@lacsonravello.com. This is an unpaid internship but we are happy to offer the following as compensation:

  • A monthly clothing stipend of Lacson Ravello merchandise—valued at $200 to $600 retail, based on amount of work time
  • ”Creative Compensation”—use of our studio space, free leftover fabric yardage with prior approval
  • Academic credit with appropriate documentation

Responsibilities
Intern tasks can vary day to day, but a typical work day may include but is not limited to:

  • Design: Trend research; Assist with creating mood boards, sketches, specs, and tech packs
  • Fabric: Organize fabric library
  • Production: Assist with creating cut tickets; Organize trims and labels for sewing factory
  • Quality Assurance: Assist with checking quality of production orders
  • Photoshoots: Assist on set; Steam/iron samples
  • Merchandising: Label and tag samples; Assist with creating linesheets
  • Marketing: Assist with creating social media content; Engage with followers
  • Sales: Help with pop-up events and trunk shows

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled, pursuing, or recently completed Bachelors or Master’s degree in Fashion Design, Product Development, or Merchandising at an accredited college or university (or equivalent experience and education)
  • Possess basic patternmaking and garment construction knowledge
  • Working knowledge of Adobe creative suite and Microsoft Office
  • Owns a laptop
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated interest in the fashion industry
  • Portfolio or link to image files is a plus