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Production Placement

Listing ID: 291570

Production Placement

Type of Position: Internship / Work Placement
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Mary Katrantzou
Location: Highbury & Islington , Central London, London, UK
Length of Internship / Placement: 3 months / 6 months
Hours: Full Time
Specified Hours: 9:30am - 6:30pm
Start Date: September
Compensation: Unpaid Student Work Placement (no allowance / expenses)
Reporting To: Production Assistant & Head of Production
Twitter Handle: @MaryKatrantzou
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 1 month 1 day
About: Mary Katrantzou was born in Athens in 1983, to an interior designer mother and an entrepreneur father. Her collections revolve around icons of luxury, ideas in art or design that a woman would not be able to wear if it were real. She allows women to wear the beauty found in design, in a subversive way, now boasting 250 stockists ranging from SAKS to Selfridges and Matches Fashion and collaborations with 'Atelier Swarovski' and Couture house 'Lesage, Longchamp, Topshop, and Adidas. She has also received awards for her innovation in Textiles, winning the Swiss Textile Award in 2010. In November 2011 Katrantzou was awarded the British Fashion Award for Emerging Talent: Womenswear and in February 2012 was awarded Young Designer of the Year at the Elle Style Awards.

Please be advised this is NOT a Design role.

The Work Placment:

Mary Katrantzou is looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated students to undertaking a Work Placement with our Production Team. Working closely with our head office teams, our intern's daily tasks include assisting with:

  • Tracking orders relating to the upcoming season.
  • Allocating & delivering trims and fabric to our factories.
  • Monitoring stock levels in the studio, warehouse and factories.
  • Working with the Production Coordinator to ensure the critical path is maintained.
  • Quality Control for Production.
  • Packaging and Courier Control.
  • Assisting  the Garment Tech and Product Development teams 

Candidates must posses:

  • High computer literacy in Microsoft Excel & Word
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills with high verbal and written language profiency 
  • Enthusiasm to learn on the job and highly motivated to succeed

What you will learn / we will teach you:

  • A range of production skills from a Luxury designer brand.
  • Gain expericence communicating with overseas and local suppliers 
  • Learn the ins and outs of  Specs drawings, Techpacks, Grading Pre Production Samples and Gerber.
  • Be aware of the critical paths in production.
  • An opportunity to work backstage at LONDON FASHION WEEK.

Multiple language skills are also desirable.

Application:

Apply with a CV and cover letter via the form below.

Design, Embroidery or Print applications will not be reviewed. 


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