Centric Brands Inc. is a leading lifestyle brands collective. We design, produce, manage and grow apparel and accessories brands across kid's, women's and men's categories. The Company is seeking a Design Intern to join our Kid's team.
In this paid design internship you are responsible for the seasonal design development process, from concept to delivery, by creating and executing original, trend-appropriate design concepts, and ensuring the timely execution of each stage in the process. Like Centric Brands Inc., this role is:
Support the Sales Team with daily tasks associated with current accounts.
Run relevant weekly reports to help analyze and manage business.
Help manage account orders & confirm POs have been received.
Review inventory opportunities and run ATS to send to accounts.
When relevant, communicate with Buying team.
Enter data into SAP/AS400/ATS and ensure the integrity of the information; this includes account orders, style information, pricing models, etc.
Assist Sales team in preparing for account meetings and market appointments.
Help prepare agendas, CADs & catalogues, and appropriate materials for meetings.
Set-up showroom with Design/Merchandising team with seasonal samples.
Manage sample process both internally and for accounts.
Maintain tracking tool for account buys and samples to be ordered & photographed for e-commerce and marketing needs.
Maintain showrooms and sample closets.
Opportunity to work in tandem with Sales, Planning, Merchandise, Design & Production.
Provide general support duties as needed.
Skills and Requirements
Ability to work in NYC for the full 8 week program from June 3, 2019 to July 26, 2019
Matriculated in a Bachelor's degree program (juniors & seniors)
Demonstrated interest in the fashion industry through prior internship experiences, course selections, or extracurricular activities.
Team player with the ability to handle a fast paced work environment.
Strong problem solving, and conflict resolution skills.
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and multi-task.
Proficient with the following programs: Microsoft Word, Outlook, PLM, and Excel.
Strong presentation skills.
Centric Brands Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Centric Brands Inc.