Product Development Intern

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Posted
10 May 2022
Closes
10 Jun 2022
Level
Intern

Position Summary:

We are looking for a motivated and talented individual who is a self-starter and well organized. Must be a team player with an eagerness to learn and adapt to a fast-paced environment and working across multiple teams. Directly reports to product development team and provides support to team members in various day-to-day activities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Track and receive all seasonal developments packages from overseas.
  • Alert development team to the status of when packages are expected to deliver.
  • Assist in sending out development materials and create shipping packing slips.
  • Update and assist with maintaining seasonal merch “body boards” for RTW.
  • Request and track all press samples post presentation/market.
  • Collect and maintain yields, patterns and CM’s from Atelier for protos and SMS made in-house.
  • Maintain development submits and library. Keeping all binders and file cabinets organized.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Fashion Design, Product Development, or Production.
  • 0 – 1 year of experience, or strong internship experience.
  • Support in launching misc. items for development techniques: quilting, printing, garment washing, as needed each season.
  • Initiate communication with domestic vendors and monitoring status updates.
  • Market prep (labeling SMS, final follow up on pattern digitizing, checking for hanger loops & main labels).
  • Aid in meeting prep for design; Printing all TPs and helping arrange protos in the showroom.
  • Running midtown errands for PD team as needed; purchasing materials and transporting samples with domestic factories.
  • Assist with atelier needs when needed.
  • Help to set up BOM templates in RLM and printing final BOMs for review.