Accessories Designer Intern

Job description

KARL LAGERFELD COMPANY PROFILE

The house of KARL LAGERFELD shares the iconic vision and design aesthetic of its founder, Karl Lagerfeld, fused with a contemporary, forward-looking spirit. The brand celebrates his colossal legacy and breathes his passion, intuition and inexhaustible creativity into the core of its DNA.

The signature KARL LAGERFELD aesthetic combines Parisian classics with a rock-chic attitude and tailored silhouettes. Its portfolio of accessible, aspirational collections includes ready-to-wear for women, men and kids, plus bags and small leather goods. Additional collections include watches, eyewear, footwear, perfumes, candles and fashion jewelry.

Driven by consumer engagement, KARL LAGERFELD’s immersive retail experience includes more than 200 monobrand stores worldwide, with key locations in Paris, London, Munich, Moscow, New York, Dubai and Shanghai. The brand further connects with consumers through a premium wholesale distribution network in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The global flagship store on KARL.COM reaches 96 countries.


JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:

Provide key support in the design and development of the Karl Lagerfeld Accessories collection with focus on seasonal Small Leather goods as well as Soft and Lifestyle Accessories.

Requirements

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Creating design proposals
  • Creating technical specifications
  • Working on prototype corrections
  • Ensuring all seasonal files & overviews are kept up-to-date.
  • Generally supporting the design team and helping to keep the office organized at all times
  • Preparing presentations and meetings


SKILLS, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Studying Accessories Design
  • Currently enrolled in a university or design school
  • Strong skills with illustrator, photoshop and InDesign
  • Language: Fluent in English both verbally and written


PROFILE

  • Work closely with Design and Development team
  • Has an eye for detail and consistency
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Up to date with latest trends and design
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team
  • Flexibility, adaptability and a positive ‘can-do’ attitude


Please note that if your application is successful we will contact you within three weeks.