Spring 2020 Intern - Watch Design

Fossil Group - Richardson, TX3.9

Temporary | InternshipEstimated: $28,000 - $36,000 a year
At Fossil, we dare to dream, disrupt, and deliver in a better way. Our goal is simple - bring innovation, style, and connectivity to an industry ripe for change. Fossil is on a mission to revamp the way fashion accessories are done. We are committed to creating great watches, jewelry, handbags, small leather goods and wearables by investing in technology and long-term value creation. With our diverse portfolio of proprietary and licensed brands, along with department stores, specialty stores, eCommerce websites, and company-owned and operated retail stores, we are building a leading fashion- and tech-forward accessories company. Are you in?

Make an Impact

Fossil is looking for a Watch Design Intern to join one of our owned or licensed brands. We are seeking an entry level candidates who will work well in a team environment and has a passion for design and fashion. You will work directly with lead designers and gain experience in research, ideation, and full design process.

As an intern, you will work alongside your team on a variety of projects that will be impactful to the business. Our curriculum has been structured in such a way that your experience as an intern at Fossil is both educational and fun, while keeping you connected with your mentor, manager, and fellow interns! You will gain exposure to company leaders through roundtables, your final project showcase, and other company functions. You will also have the opportunity to learn more about the unique, inner workings of the company first-hand, such as a tour of our Distribution Center, all while enjoying the perks of our home office and creative culture.

Applicants must submit either a portfolio or a link to a portfolio in order to be considered. Teams will review portfolios and select based on design aesthetic and skill set.

All intern positions are at Fossil’s headquarters based in Richardson, Texas. Applicants need to be willing to relocate during the course of the internship and provide their own transportation and accommodations to complete a 40 hour work week. This is a paid internship.

Your Skills

Sophomore, Junior, Senior or graduate student currently enrolled in an accredited university majoring in Industrial Design or relevant studies

Minimum 3.0 GPA

Software skills: Adobe Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop), Mac OS, Solidworks and/or Keyshot

Ability to produce strong hand sketches and computer generated designs

Strong written and oral communication skills in English

Refined presentation skills

Desire to work in a fast paced environment while handling multiple projects

Sense for fashion and ability to generate new product ideas

The Perks

Your benefits will depend on things like your location but here are many of the benefits you can enjoy: • Comprehensive Health Plans • Retirement Savings Plan + Company Matching Program • Volunteer Time Off

Accommodations Statement

At Fossil, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity Employer dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in all employment practices without regard to race, religion, color, sex (including breast feeding and related medical conditions), gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniform service member and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability or any other legally protected status. Anyone requiring special accommodations to our normal application process please email applicationaccommodation@fossil.com and we will assist you.

Brand NameFossil
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