We are looking for our design Yarn. We address our interns as yarns because without yarns there is no thread and without thread there cannot be a weave. The logo of Klothberg is a transparent weave. Here we call thread as team of Klothberg and the working and interconnection is the weave. The more fresh the yarns are the better the design of the company will be. So we look for fresh perspective of design for our conscious fashion industry.
Klothberg is a conscious fashion service provider. Our service has a system which fuses conscious brands to develop their designs in to perfectly crafted products, with ethical factories in a sustainable environment. The system of Klothberg is divided into 3 services. The initial service is manufacturing of environmental friendly products by sourcing the ethical factory and facilitating production process for ethical brands. The second service that is SustainabIlity Integrated Inspection service is connected to the primary service by providing service to it, by inspecting the entire production process and giving the report to the buyers. Community service is the third service and the core of klothberg’s social business as it targets its audience the millennial conscious designers and green manufacturers to come together in a form of community engaging through different events that bridges this bond. The ethical sourcing and inspection stand as pillar supporting its third service, community. Klothberg is designed to make a social impact on the planet for the concern of environmental pollution and is made out of care.
We are looking for the yarn who wants to learn as well contribute with a creative approach. During the internship you will be exposed to the global fashion trends. You will gain experience in technical aspects of garment industry such as fabrics, pattern making, textile developments etc. You will also be a part of graphic design projects that will help you gain experience in graphic designing. The team that you will be assisting is young and dynamic, furthermore there is the opportunity to interact with other over seas associates , interns , E-commerce and Operations.
POSITIONING - DESIGN YARN
Industry / Industries Retail / Wholesale/ Community -Fashion
- Support day to day design activities
- Design development.
- Trend research and analysis
- Development of tech packs.
- Development of design art work.
- Content graphic development.
- Project coordination and development
WHAT WE OFFER
- A full time internship (32-40 hours) a minimum of 4 months;
- Unique opportunity to experience and help drive the success of the Europe marketing strategy.
- An outstanding work experience placement in an international, energetic and fun environment, with a range of activities available in between working hours;
- A work appointment at the world’s number one surf brand working with high caliber, experienced professionals;
- An internship allowance
- An insight into all areas of design, trend analysis, forecasting and designing to content graphics.
- Master student in fashion design or related field preferred;
- Native in the English language, both spoken and written;
- Demonstrate ability to communicate well in written and verbal forms with internal teams and external partners;
- Strong organisational, time management skills and attention to details
- Strong analytical skills with ability to measure performance and enjoys doing so;
- Computer literate (MS Office Applications)
- Strong sense of design and trend analysis.
- Proficient with softwares such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Corel Draw
- Still enrolled in a study program for the duration of the internship.
INTERNSHIP DURATION AND WORKING HOURS
- The internship duration is for a minimum of 4 months.
- We provide flexible working hours of 8 hours and day and 40 hours a week
We are located on the 10th floor(Top floor) of World Fashion Centre, Koningin Wilhelminaplein 13 1062 HH Amsterdam,The Netherlands.
The World Fashion Centre (WFC) is the meeting place for excellence for the national and international fashion industry. Companies outside the fashion industry have also found their way to the WFC. No other fashion centre in Europe has the allure of the WFC, where leading fashion brands, retailers, and wholesalers meet each other to view and discuss the latest fashion trends and of course do business. The remarkable architectural towers are the ‘bricks’ of the WFC, and the companies based here that inspire creativity and a sense of community are its ‘Spirit’.
WHO WE WOULD LIKE TO WORK WITH
We would like to work with young energetic yarns who fore see work as a celebration and who would love to help us build; who believe in supporting the team, making a change, leading a project, open minded to new task, accepting challenges and being skilful.
Let us know the internship period and starting date. Please send in your resume and motivation letter If you feel you are the kind of yarn we are looking for. You can reach us with your exciting application that we would be delighted to view to the below address.