Calling all fashion savvy US based Hit the Floor readers or anyone willing enough to fly to Los Angeles for this amazing internship opportunity with British Fashion icon Vivienne Westwood. Offering one lucky an intern position at the label, the advert reads:
Vivienne Westwood’s Los Angeles showroom and corporate office is currently recruiting candidates for our Sales Internship Program. Our brand has a global presence and is iconic in the fashion industry. This is a great opportunity to see firsthand how a brand positions itself in the market place, both in wholesale and retail. We are looking for high caliber professionals interested in a fashion career. We have very specific criteria for potential candidates. Please be based in Los Angles and have adequate transportation.
· Be competent in using Excel and Word
· Precision and attention to detail
· Strong communication skills
· Knowledge of garment construction and fabric
· Knowledge of fashion trends.
· Phone etiquette
Duties and responsibilities:
· Assisting with appointments
· Data entry
· Reviewing order confirmations
· Customer service
· Filing and organization
· Showroom maintenance
· Visual merchandising
Candidates must be flexible and motivated. Follow instructions and work within a certain time frame. This position is for someone who is truly interested in learning and being part of a team. Graphic design and photography skills are encouraged. Modeling samples if needed. You must be available for a set schedule of 16-24 hours per week and a minimum of 3 months.
Please attach resumes and cover letters. Attending school is recommended and school credit may be available. Please bring references to the interview. This is not a design internship. Send resumes firstname.lastname@example.org.