Design Intern - Summer 2020

Randa Accessories - New York, NY2.8

Full-time | Temporary | InternshipEstimated: $33,000 - $44,000 a year
EducationSkills
Do you want real world business experience? Do you want exposure to senior leadership? Do you want to make an impact? Join the Randa team and work for the largest men's accessory company in the world. We offer internships tailored to a specific role, providing in-depth training and exposure to suppliers, retailers and brands. Working side-by-side with Randa associates and managers, you will participate in meetings, structured training sessions and assignments as a full participant and collaborator in our business. Our internship is a 10-week snapshot of a full-time role.

At the end of the 10-week program, each intern will have the challenge and opportunity to develop and present an individualized project to senior management. These presentations are the highlight of an exciting and rewarding experience, while providing each intern an opportunity to spotlight their knowledge and insights.

The intern program lays the foundation of a great career at Randa. Many of our summer intern graduates are currently working for Randa.

Opportunities are available for rising seniors and recent graduates. Positions in NEW YORK CITY

Design Responsibilities:
Assisting design team in creating designs that fit into seasonal concepts and brand vision
Working with Randa's licensed brand partners' internal design teams to create cohesive seasonal collections
Creating interesting product that meets both functional and aesthetic needs within the technical constructs of leather, fabric and hardware accessories
Providing technical details to overseas vendors for prototype development
Sourcing materials and applications
3D design

Additional Information:
10-week paid internship
Networking events and lunches with senior leaders
Intern networking events
Weekly department seminars
Trade-show and market week exposure
Course work on resume writing, presentation skills, & verbal communication skills
40 hour work week / Flexible work schedule based upon an 8-hour work day
Half day Fridays!
Candidates must be completing Junior year (May 2020), a Senior or a recent graduate.

Strong organizational skills
Excellent math and analytical skills
Self-motivated, professional, dependable team player
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Willingness to learn and take initiative
Proficient with Microsoft Office programs, especially Excel
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Fashion Merchandising, Fashion/Industrial Design, Business, Marketing or Visual Communications
Ability to multitask while maintaining attention to detail
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