Job Description

BMS_004 Design Internship

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

The Brandon Maxwell internship program is an intimate learning environment allowing participants to get in depth experience in his/her area of study. Interns will gain first hand experience in design, product development, production, wholesale sales, marketing, distribution of our collections, or operations based on his/her area of interest and placement.

Terms:

(3-5 Full Days/Week)

Spring: January – April/May

Summer: May – August

Fall: September – December

Responsibilities Will Include:

● Source and partner with external pattern makers, sample sewers and tech editors to build industry

relationships

● Assist in technical design and development; accurately sketching ideas and variations as assigned,

either by hand or in adobe suite

● Create and maintain project spec sheets and partner with Product Development to build out

seasonal BOMs

● Manage quality assurance for sampling goods, trims, muslins and finished garments goods

● Maintain respectful and cooperative demeanor with all factory and development partners

● Able to clearly and timely relay information, accurately

● Able to clearly and timely complete projects with shifting deadlines

● Create visual tools for better cross-functional partnerships

● Organize errands, projects and overall day to best utilize time and meet highest level priorities first

● Organize fabric, trim and pattern libraries and studio overall

● Develop expertise in product kit development and development of proto and SMS samples across

multiple categories

● Ability to track progress and update across multiple platforms to multiple people

The Ideal Candidate:

● Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management, Product Development or Fashion Design

● Applicants with product development hands on knowledge are not required, but preferred

● Proficiency in Adobe Suite,

● Excellent skills in Excel, and all MS suit programs

● Basic mathematical skills

● Familiarity or willingness to learn google drive and Google supported apps

● Able to take creative direction with projects and match image mining, trend forecasting and

research to topic at hand and representative of brand

● Clear and effective written and verbal communication

● Prior internship or employment experience in NYC

● Ability to quickly generate tech packs for complex styles in apparel, handbags and multiple other

categories, as assigned

● Able to sketch with both a gestural hand and also with accurate technical details

● Ability to render fabrics is a plus

● Able to maintain detailed notes and records, for themselves and in assistance for team

● Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects, timelines, and deliverables with

strong organization skills and attention to detail

● Demonstrated knowledge of basic patternmaking, with understanding of garment construction

terminology

● General knowledge of fabrics and fabric properties

● Hand and industrial sewing skills

● Ability to ask questions, and also work autonomously when needed

To Apply:

Email resume, cover letter and relavant samples (if applicable) to careers@brandonmaxwellstudio.com
Use subject: “BMS_004 Design Internship”

 

Job Description

BMS_003 Fashion Sales and Merchandising Internship

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

The Brandon Maxwell internship program is an intimate learning environment allowing participants to get in depth experience in his/her area of study. Interns will gain first hand experience in design, product development, production, wholesale sales, marketing, distribution of our collections, or operations based on his/her area of interest and placement.

Terms:

(3-5 Full Days/Week)

Spring: January – April/May

Summer: May – August

Fall: September – December

Responsibilities Will Include:

● Assist EVP and Account Executive in all aspects of the sales process, including

showroom management, market preparation, and administrative support.

● Assist with and attend market appointments and product knowledge clinics at NYC

Retailers

● Remerchandising and organization of the showroom

● Record account selling and create weekly reports.

● Organize documents and calendars related to sales and purchase orders.

● Check store orders for accuracy.

● Assist with sample maintenance & shipping

● Track samples to ensure they are effectively managed between sales, PR, and

production departments.

● Research national and international stores

The Ideal Candidate:

● Prior internships and/or related experience preferred (experience in sales is a

plus!)

● Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills (attention to detail

is a must)

● Proficient in Excel, Microsoft Office Suite

● Ability to work well under pressure in fast-paced environment with shifting

priorities while maintaining deadlines

● Available three days a week to work at Brandon Maxwell

Must be fluent in English (written and verbal)

To Apply:

Email resume, cover letter and relavant samples (if applicable) to careers@brandonmaxwellstudio.com
Use subject: “BMS_003 Fashion Sales and Merchandising Internship”

 

Job Description

BMS_002 Marketing Internship

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

The Brandon Maxwell internship program is an intimate learning environment allowing participants to get in depth experience in his/her area of study. Interns will gain first hand experience in design, product development, production, wholesale sales, marketing, distribution of our collections, or operations based on his/her area of interest and placement.

Terms:

(3-5 Full Days/Week)

Spring: January – April/May

Summer: May – August

Fall: September – December

Responsibilities Will Include:

● Assist EVP and Creative Services in all aspects of marketing, e-commerce, social

and digital strategies with the brand.

● Assist with and attend campaign shoots and other branded events.

● Organize and oversee image archive and update website.

● Track and update organizational charts for social and digital strategies.

● Work with Creative Services on researching best practices for E-Commerce

including Facebook Pixel and Google Advertising optimizations.

● Research tasks to support marketing and development initiatives

● Assist with administrative office tasks to ensure efficiency

The Ideal Candidate:

● Prior internships and/or related experience preferred (experience in sales is a

plus!)

● Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills (attention to detail

is a must)

● Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Excel, Microsoft Office Suite

● Ability to work well under pressure in fast-paced environment with shifting

priorities while maintaining deadlines

● Available three days a week to work at Brandon Maxwell

Must be fluent in English (written and verbal)

To Apply:

Email resume, cover letter and relavant samples (if applicable) to careers@brandonmaxwellstudio.com
Use subject: “BMS_002 Marketing Internship”