Production & Development Intern

Lingua Franca
New York City, New York (US)
This is a paid internship role and is a 3 month commitment with opportunity for renewal after 3 mont
25 Aug 2021
25 Sep 2021
Production & Development Intern
Contract Type
Part Time


Lingua Franca is looking for a Production & Development intern to join our team! Our brand is built on unrivaled customer relationships, exceptional communications, and an eagerness to thoroughly assist with a personal touch. We are a small business committed to fair trade, ethical labor practices, and the highest environmental standards. We are proud to use our brand as a platform to inspire change and aim to fill this role with an individual who is excited to learn and grow with us! 


What you will be doing:

  • Assist in spec and quality control of production orders
  • Data entry into product management system
  • Build and manage wip charts, sales and inventory reporting, and data extraction charts
  • Attend cross-functional meeting with production, design, sales, e-commerce teams
  • Attend and assist in design and production fittings
  • Assist in Managing Design/Production archives (ie: building binders/organizing design boards, etc)
  • Assist in order and thread pulling
  • Assist in packing and shipping orders
  • Manage pickups and deliveries as needed
  • Research packaging and brand design - pull inspiration to help rethink packaging, sourcing, budgeting and guidelines
  • Market watch and reports
  • CAD colorups
  • Design inspiration and research pulls
  • Assist in sourcing and material gathering in midtown
  • Assisting with development sampling (ie: cut tickets and visiting our samplemaker/patternmakers in midtown)
  • Pantone and color pulling


  • Team player who will enthusiastically support the production team
  • Proficient in Excel, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Understanding of patternmaking, specs, and garment construction
  • Excellent communicator, organized, with great attention to detail and follow-through
  • Experience with PLM system a plus
  • Fluent in English
  • Legally eligible to work in U.S.A

This is a paid internship role and is a 3 month commitment with opportunity for renewal after 3 months.