Internship postings have become one of my blog’s most popular topics! Here’s a new round of fashion, PR, and editorial internships (and one job) just waiting for all you college students to apply. Most are looking to hire immediately, but please read carefully as some are already looking for summer interns!
Interview Magazine Fashion Assistant
New York, NY
Interview Magazine has an immediate opening for a Fashion Assistant to support the Fashion Department in:
➢ Organizing the fashion closet
➢ Managing of both men’s and women’s clothing returns
➢ Overseeing of interns;
➢ Assisting with PDF files for market images, market work (appointments, picture uploading and making binders for department), and market research for shoots
Ideal candidates must have a 4-year college degree as well as a minimum of intern experience working in public relations, magazines, or for a fashion company.
Please email resumes with cover letters and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org
Zac Posen Design Intern:
Design interns will assist the design team in creating show collections and special projects. Responsibilities include:
* sewing, patterning, draping, sketching
* developing sewing techniques
* manipulating fabric
* using computer programs to develop various ideas
* dying fabric
* sourcing in the garment district
* organizing , cleaning and general upkeep of studio
* use of industrial sewing equipment
* general patterning and draping knowledge
* identification of fabric types
* attentiveness, reliability, attention to detail, ability to closely follow instruction and to work independently, time management, organization
other useful skills
* technical flats by hand
* computer programs including excel, photoshop, illustrator
* fabric dying experience
* familiarity with the garment district
Minimum availability- 3 full weekdays/ week for one full season (three months)
Please email resume, cover letter, and some examples of your work. Thank you.
Send Resumes to: email@example.com
Full-time web assistant for V Magazine:
Reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for a full/part-time web assistant/intern for V Magazine and VMAN Magazine. Duties include processing images, setting up blog posts, uploading fashion stories/articles, creating web graphics, help managing facebook/twitter, help managing ad server, help managing online distribution.
video editing skills
Right now the position is unpaid but could lead to a paid position based on work performance
Spring Graphic Design Intern, New York City Ballet:
Reply to: email@example.com
New York City Ballet is seeking a graphic design intern for the Spring semester – we will work with school schedules if applicable. The intern will work creatively within the Company’s brand style guide on various NYCB marketing materials (which include all collateral and brochures, posters, signage, outdoor, logos, print advertising, merchandise, exhibits, and some web graphics) with art direction from NYCB’s 2 in-house designers.
In addition to assisting with the design and production of marketing materials the intern will also be responsible for collecting research materials for various projects, helping to organize and archive jobs and ballet photography, and creating and mocking up comps when needed.
Qualifications: College junior/senior or graduate student, getting credit for the internship. Strong typographic skills, knowledge of Adobe CS3 (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) and basic knowledge of black and white and color photographic processes and retouching. Portfolio required. 16 hours minimum per week. Unpaid for credit only. Travel stipend included.
Interested, qualified candidates should send a resume and pdf of a mini-portfolio to:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include SPRING 2010 GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN in the subject line.
Marc Fisher Footwear/GUESS:
Gain hands-on experience with sky-high potential to become involved with all aspects of business:
· design (graphic & product)
· product development
· PR & Marketing
Responsibilities will include:
· sample requests
· brainstorming initiatives/ pitches
· coordinating photo shoots
· creative assisting for website and press materials
· reading up on fashion magazines
It’s the perfect way to gain experience and understanding of how a fashion company is run.
Organization and writing skills are required! Must be a self-starter!
Marc Fisher Footwear is an up & coming footwear licensee with its own private label brand, along with the production and design licenses for Sigerson Morrison, Belle, GUESS, Unisa and GUESS by Marciano footwear. There are lots of perks (especially for ladies size 6or 9 or men size 9 or 11) and discounts!
This is an unpaid position with a flexible schedule.
Please send resumes ASAP!
Refinery29 Graphic Design & Photography Intern:
Reply to: email@example.com
The award-winning fashion and shopping website Refinery29.com is in search of an enthusiastic, hard-working, creative graphic design intern to offer support at least three days per week in our e-commerce division. Responsibilities include: designing email/homepage campaign materials, retouching, resizing, and uploading merchandise photos, store page layouts, assisting with production during photo-shoots, and assisting with styling. A knowledge of Photoshop is a must and a knack for fashion and writing are encouraged. Please send us a short cover letter as well as your resume.
Bismarck Phillips Communications & Media:
BPCM is a major PR firm based in Soho with offices in Los Angeles, Paris and London. BPCM’s client roster in men’s and women’s fashion, accessories and beauty includes Christian Lacroix, Preen, ALDO, Azzaro, Current/Elliott, Brian Atwood, Maybelline, Alexander Wang, L’Occitane and many more. We are currently seeking candidates for an internship who are exceptionally bright and talented, very eager to learn and ready and willing to work hard. BPCM interns are ambitious, articulate, organized, efficient, and able to balance multiple tasks at once. If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
Our interns are on hand to assist us at fashion shows, presentations, market appointments, exhibits and after parties. All while maintaining our day to day office functions which include maintaining the showroom, assisting publicists, tracking samples, updating and maintaining credits, mailings, and assisting in the day-to-day workings of the office. While we sometimes work long hours, we do our best to ensure that the experience is rewarding for everyone.
**In the week before and during fashion week, we may require a 7 day commitment.
Interns are needed to start as soon as possible with a 2.5-3 months time commitment working 3-4 days a week 9:30am-6pm. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone who is interested in public relations and the fashion industry. You will interact with clients, fashion editors and stylists on a daily basis. Although the internship is unpaid, school credit is available.
Please contact Emily@bpcm.com if you are interested and be sure to include your resume, desired start date and minimum availability. Please indicate your department preference in the e-mail. Feel free to check out our website: http://www.bpcm.com.
Please, no calls about this position.
ZALDY Studio and Design Intern:
Custom design and production studio looking for serious candidates to help in the creation of one of a kind pieces for our high-profile clientele. You must be reliable, organized, self motivated and willing and able to jump into any assignment be it creative or task oriented. We are looking for an intern who is truly interested in immersing themselves in all aspects of fashion and ready to hit the ground running.
Send Resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org
INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE IN WEST VILLAGE:
Hair, makeup & stylist agency representing some the industry’s top
talent is looking for a individual with an interest in fashion & beauty.
This is an internship, an administrative position for a detail-oriented
dynamo. Most important? Strong communication & organizational skills, and an
absolute knowledge of Apple for PHOTOSHOP. We
prefer some experience in the fashion/beauty editorial industry, above all,
we are seeking someone who can inject a sense of urgency into even the most
tiresome task, who has an overall ability to solve problems quickly in a
fast-paced, but intimate environment.
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: (more will be added, no doubt)
-Scanning in magazine images, photoshop & Uploading to website portfolio.
– maintaining artist portfolios and tear sheet system.
– photo-production for fashion advertising campaigns and editorials
Pls. forward a cover letter and a resume to the email below. Tell us how many
day/which days you are free to work. We are open to any schedule for the
right person. Ideally at least two days a week. Appropriate candidate!
Pay= $20 per day
W Magazine Accessories Internship – Summer 2010:
The accessories department at W Magazine is seeking motivated, responsible, detail-oriented interns for the
summer 2010 semester. We are looking for candidates who can start in May and intern through the end of August, committing to a minimum of three full days a week. This is an unpaid internship for junior or senior college students—must be able to receive school credit.
Interns will participate in a variety of projects, which may include:
• Manifesting accessories and cataloging designer samples
• Liaising with a variety of PR firms and showrooms
• Assisting with photo shoots
Previous internship experience in the fashion industry is a must. The internship requires long hours and interested applicants should coordinate school schedules accordingly.
Please send your cover letter, resume, and availability to email@example.com. For immediate consideration please apply as soon as possible. No phone calls please.
Peter Som, Inc:
Peter Som is seeking interns for immediate hire – minimum of 3 days / week required and to begin immediately. We are seeking responsible, proactive, and hard working individuals who have an interest in fashion and are eager to learn about the industry. Interns will participate in a variety of projects, which may include:
• Post Fashion Week Tasks
• Making and updating press kits
• Sample trafficking
• Wholesale and merchandising projects
• General administrative tasks
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word is required; familiarity with Outlook and Excel is preferred.
** Please note that we are looking for interns who can start immediately or this month.
Please send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the heading: “pr internship”. Make sure to include your minimum availability and available start date.
General Intern- PR, Design, Sales
High-end, well-known Costume Jewelry company in midtown Manhattan seeks general intern. Interest in high fashion, design, PR, and/or Sales is a must. This is a great position for someone who is unsure of which direction to go in the industry. We can provide school credit, as well as jewelry treats! We work with magazines, stylists, celebs and collaborate with designers for fashion week. We also have an e-commerce website.
Duties would include:
Assisting PR with tracking, receiving, organizing samples.
Assisting in PR appointments with Editors and stylists.
Writing blogs/twittering-general email correspondance.
Assisting the Sales team with market appointments, and preparing for Trade shows.
Assisting design with photographing, picking up materials, organizing archives, hands-on designing, and photoshop. Assisting web department.
We are seeking:
First and foremost-someone nice/sweet/generally a great person to work with!
Someone who is excited about fashion, and a people person.
Great organizational skills, problem solving skills and good time management.
Someone who is willing to do whatever, and comes to the office ready to work.
Someone who is on top of pop culture, fashion blogs, and social networking.
Drama-free! Quick learner. Someone who is okay working alone or as a team.
Someone familiar with the NYC area.
We would need a 2-3 day per week commitment. Ideally consistent days, but we are flexible. Our office is closed Fridays!
Send Resumes to: Jennifer Remark– email@example.com
All positions are in NYC unless otherwise specified. Listings come from ed2010, Craigslist, and FreeFashionInternships.com.
Please Remember: If you’re seeing this post a month or two after it was originally made, odds are the position has been filled.