Are you interested in an internship in Philly with URBN for the summer of 2019? Now is your chance! We are currently accepting applications to receive an invitation to the URBN Internship Interview Day that will take place in early January 2019.
CREATOR: You are innovative, inventive, artistic, and detail oriented.
Design Intern Responsibilities
Assist in the development of product
Organize samples and trims
Set up and maintain design books
Work with overseas factory shipments
Hand sketching skills as well as ability to sketch or to communicate design ideas via CAD
Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively collaborate with partners in Merchandising, Buying, Production, and Design
Ability to respond to business objectives with creative, innovative, and cost-effective design solutions
Ability to research and report on industry trend direction, color direction, and fabric innovations approximately 9-12 months ahead of season
Ability to recognize and accurately forecast fashion and cultural trends as they relate to the target customer
What to Submit
(2) SS 2019 Home Design Project (8.5 X 11 PDF)
Study our customer and design a concept board for the Spring/Summer 2019 season showing home trends based upon your understanding of our customer and product
It is up to you which classification of the home area you’d like to focus your project on (i.e. textiles, furniture, tabletop, etc.)
The board should touch upon trending silhouettes, pattern direction, and color palette. Please include image tears, fabric/material qualities, or anything you feel is relevant to convey your point of view.
Pull one idea from your concept board and create 5 hand-drawn home design sketches (front, side, and back) based around this idea to demonstrate your research abilities, ability to develop a concept, as well as your artistic hand.
This is the creative part of the application so have fun with it!
How to Submit
Please create a PDF file that contains the two pieces of your application (resume and design project) and upload it to the Resume Section of your online application.
Please DO NOT apply for more than one Brand and/or internship position – if you do so your application will be disqualified.
Applications must be received by Friday, November 30th @ 5PM EST. Applications received after the deadline or those that are incomplete are not guaranteed to be reviewed.
Complete HireVue – Within a week of submitting your application, you will receive an email with a link to complete a HireVue Video Interview. Candidates will have 2 days to complete the HireVue once the email is received.
Intern Interview Day - If you are selected for an in-person interview, you will be notified on or before December 4th, 2018. If you are unable to attend the Interview Day, we will try to accommodate you at another time, but cannot guarantee it. You MUST be selected for an interview in order to attend the recruiting day – if you aren’t on the list, you won’t get to interview with us. Sorry, no exceptions.
Check out urbn.com/internships for FAQs and @urbn_internship on IG!
Thanks for your interest in the URBN Inc. Internship Program!