Design Intern (1year contract)

  • Company: Nicholas Kirkwood
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Internship
  • Function: Design & Creation
  • Experience required: Beginner
  • Reference No.: NKWD00040
  • Date of publication: 2018.01.29


Supporting the Design team with the coordination of day to day activities.

  • Administrative assistant duties: managing and distributing information within the company, taking memos, maintaining files, dealing with phone calls and correspondence
  • Supporting the communication between Rossimoda, the design studio and the network of suppliers, helping to resolve administrative and product development issues
  • Management of office documentation: pictures of prototypes, corrected prototypes and samples, of designs and sketches, and the materials archive in the studio 
  • Supporting the design team in design, trend and materials research
  • Taking notes at company and external meetings; distributing recap email after debrief
  • CADs of prototypes, samples, and colour ups of the collection
  • Skilled with Graphic design



Education and Experience

  • A fluent level in English is essential, Italian is beneficial 
  • Education: A degree in footwear design is desirable 
  • Experience: internship or work experience in a luxury fashion brand beneficial
  • Software: excellent working knowledge of Adobe package (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign) and Microsoft Office
  • Good team player and ability to work independently with high levels of motivation
  • Positive and proactive attitude
  • Strong organisational skills



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