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Akris is Looking for a Full Time Market Week Intern

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Photo Credit: Alberto Parise

Get incredible hands-on experience as a Market Week intern for Akris!

Akris is looking for a full-time intern who is eager to learn and interested in a hands-on fashion environment. The intern will assist during one of the most important events of the year – market. The intern will have various responsibilities working with the Marketing, Sales and Visual departments of the fashion house.

MARKET WEEK INTERNSHIP DATES

This is a 2 week internship with options to do additional days.

MUST BE AVAILABLE IN-PERSON for the following Market Week dates:

(optional) Saturday, October 21st Approximately 2:30pm-5:30pm
Monday, October 23rd – Friday, October 27th Approximately 8:45AM-5:00PM

AND

(optional) Saturday, November 4th Approximately 2:30pm-5:30pm
Sunday, November 5th Approximately 8:00AM-5:00PM
Monday, November 6th – Friday, November 10th 8:45PM-5:00PM

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Model dressing and styling
  • Assisting in market week appointments
  • Creating PowerPoint presentations of Run of Show
  • Photography – basic photo editing and retouching
  • Visual Merchandising

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Organized with attention to detail
  • Able to multi-task
  • Responsible, reliable and punctual
  • Interested in the fashion industry
  • Good communication skills
  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Eager to learn
  • Previous fashion experience preferred but not required

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The internship is unpaid, however a metro-card is provided for transportation, and breakfast / lunch is provided daily. Letters of recommendation can be provided once the market week internship is completed.

ABOUT AKRIS

Aris is an international fashion house founded in 1922 and based in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Creative director Albert Kriemler designs fashion forward women’s wear and signature accessories. Akris holds its ready-to-wear runway shows twice a year in Paris. Besides double-face, the fashion house is renowned for using innovative embroidery and digital photo printing techniques. Akris has been owned and run by its founding family for three generations and operates its own boutiques in major cities around the globe. The Akris main collection as well as its sportier sister line, Akris Punto, are also available in over 500 points of distribution worldwide.

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