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Job Title
Intern
Location
New York, New York
Zip/Postal Code
10001
Country
United States
Region
NY Metro
Reference Number
3029
Position type
Permanent
Category
Accessories
Footwear
Job Function
Design - Fashion / Product
Intern / Entry-Level
Experience level
Internship
Education level
Some College Coursework

Intern

Job Description

Nine West Group is currently seeking Interns for Footwear and Handbag Design. This role assists the Design team in all aspects of the footwear or handbag design process (trend research, sketching, materials/colors, detailing of the line, samples, market week). Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Perform trend research via web and magazine to provide the design team with latest trend concepts

    • Assist in the building of the footwear collections

    • Organize materials and attend supplier meetings

    • Maintain material and construction libraries

    • Log and follow up on footwear samples

    • Assist in the setup of the showroom prior to market week

    • Attend pre- and post-market sales meetings as well as various meetings with major accounts during market week

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • Preferred areas of study are Footwear or Accessories Design

    • Excellent communication and organization

    • Multi-tasking and prioritizing skills

    • Must be able to take initiative

    • Must be able to work well within a large team

    • Photoshop, Illustrator, Excel, Word

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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