Established apparel company is seeking an experienced, well-rounded Intern who has an excellent eye for trends and fabric, and is a multitasker who thrives in a fast-moving environment.
Our NYC based Summer Internship program offers college students the opportunity to learn about Li & Fung and have hands on work experience, learning from our business leaders sharing their invaluable experience and industry knowledge. Our ideal candidates are smart, hard-working, goal-oriented, creative thinkers and willing to commit to every level of participation. This is a full-time, paid internship in our LF Sourcing division. The program includes bi-monthly meetings with industry executives, volunteer opportunities, and the chance to make a real impact on the company through a long-term summer project designed by executives.
-Location: New York, New York
-Internship starts June 4th & ends August 10, 2018
Roles and Responsibilities:
-Research retail market for trends in theme, fabric, wash, trim, and style.
-Flat sketching in Illustrator
-Creation of tech packs with basic knowledge of garment construction
-Work with designers to create original embroideries and allover prints in Photoshop/illustrator
-Collaborate with designers to create seasonal trend reports to present to new and current customers
-Help to manage fabric library
-Keep showroom and design room organized
-Assisting designers in day to day tasks and responsibilities