As FASHIONABLE continues to grow, we know that interns are a vital part to our success. Join our team to learn more, motivate more, be inspired more, and gain more valuable experience than you could ever imagine!
INTERNSHIPS run in three seasons: spring, summer, & fall. Each intern applies to and specializes in a specific department, though we highly value a collaborative team environment and there is often overlap in departments + responsibilities. You’ll learn the ins and outs of sustainable business and receive valuable hands-on experience in how FASHIONABLE runs! Oh, and have the time of your life, too.
Positions are unpaid, and interns must provide their own housing arrangements and transportation to & from our office in Nashville, TN.
- Fall 2016
- start date: Monday, August 22
- end date: Friday, December 16
- Spring 2017
- start date: Tuesday, January 17
- end date: Friday, May 5
INTERNSHIP JOB DESCRIPTIONS
Look through the departments and fill out the interest form below. We will then follow-up with an application.
WANT TO APPLY NOW? DOWNLOAD THE INTERN APPLICATION HERE.
• Admin + Customer Care
Our customer service team keeps our organization running behind the scenes. Help with everything from data entry to replying to phone and email inquiries to assisting with product fulfillment. This applicant must be ridiculously organized and an excellent communicator, with a working knowledge of Excel/Word. You may be the one and only interaction someone has with our customer service – constant smiling through the phone is a must.
• Product Development
Do you have an eye for fashion and design? We’re looking for those that have a background in fashion design that can assist our lead designer with seasonal research, forecasting, and development, while helping to create tech packets and sample plans. Various design skills include fashion illustration, technical flat sketching, and color theory. Technical machine and hand sewing skills a plus, as well as a proficiency in illustrator or indesign.
• Operations + Business Management
FASHIONABLE operations are vast and varied – from managing our sales forecast in the states, to communicating daily with our overseas production partners — if you have an interest in the business side of fashion, this is the position for you. Assist in ordering inventory, analyzing sales and consumer data, and offering insight into our production process both here and in Africa- including quality control, logistics, and product development. Experience with data analysis or understanding of international business is a plus.
• Retail Support + Sales
The retailers who carry FASHIONABLE scarves and tell our story are a vital part to our success. As a young company, we are constantly growing our base of retailers and desiring to improve our relationships with those that already sell our products. Provide interpersonal support to retailers, and act as a sales representative to potential new stores. Must be a confident communicator and comfortable on the phone. Sales experience a plus.
• Graphic Design + Video
We highly value the way we look and feel in the print + video world. Work with our team on design projects from brainstorming to implementation. Interns will design smaller projects on their own, and work with our freelance designers on larger projects (both web & print). There is also an opportunity for photography assistance on FASHIONABLE shoots. Video applicants should have a camera and a working knowledge of final cut pro. Graphic applicants should use photoshop and indesign, and preferably a mac.
• Online Marketing
The majority of FASHIONABLE sales come from the world wide web. Help us grow online sales and brand awareness! This applicant should have an understanding of all online marketing channels, including email, social, and paid advertising. Help with customer management research, data collection, and analysis to inform market reach, conversation rates, and overall marketing effectiveness of our brand. Understanding of tools like Google Analytics + AdWords, Promoted Pins, and Facebook Boosts a must.
• Public Relations + Communications
The FASHIONABLE story gets told through a wide variety of influencers, advocates, and affiliates. Help us in crafting our brand strategy and messaging through multiple channels and partnerships. This applicant should enjoy researching + brainstorming, be a strong communicator, and have an understanding of public relations and advertising. Proven writing and journalism skills and an online presence are a must.
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