💕COME INTERN WITH THE ELSIE & FRED TEAM💕

We know that our customers are super talented and motivated and the positive energy that we get from you guys is unreal. We have been receiving lots of requests for work placements and internships and can’t wait to work together with you guys on some fun projects over the summer.

We are on the hunt for some amazingly creative interns to come and join our team from April to September of this year at our Elsie & Fred HQ based in South East London.

We have 3 work placements available, one in Marketing and Communications, another for a E-Commerce Operations Intern and last but not least one for an In house Customiser/Sample Machinist. The posts would be for a minimum time period of 1 month up to a maximum of 3 months.

How to apply:

  • Send an email to leanne@elsieandfred.com with the subject ' - YOUR NAME'
  • Attach your CV & portfolio or examples of creative work
  • Tell us why you want to be a part of the team & what you want to get out of the experience.
  • Please include your availability.

The  application submission deadline is Thursday 15th March noon. We will get back to all applicants as soon as possible.

Allowance / Expenses Details: Travel within London and lunch

Applicants should have a decent understanding of the brand!

 

Marketing & Communications Intern X Elsie & Fred

This will be a very hands on role within a small, passionate and creative team. You will be involved heavily in researching, developing and creating ideas for our brands editorial content.  


Responsibilities with also involve building and maintaining relationships with other brands, liaising with both national and international magazines and much much more. You will also be working heavily with imagery and text.

What you will be doing:

  • Research, development and creating content for brand editorial purposes.
  • Liaising with national and international press, brand advocates and stylists
  • Helping and contributing to team administrative responsibilities.
  • Assisting with the managing and updating of our brands social media profiles.
  • Assisting on campaigns and shoots with brands

Skills / Experience required:

  • Requires extensive knowledge of social media platforms.
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Confident written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of current trend markets.

What we can offer:

  • Hands on experience working within a small fashion brand.
  • Knowledge on communicating within a professional environment.
  • How to liase with national and international press, brand advocates and stylists.
  • How to create appropriate brand content to be used across social media platforms.
  • How to work as a member of a creative team.
  • Creating press content, including look books and line lists
  • Time management and administrative skills.

This placement will be best suited to candidates studying Fashion, Communications, Marketing and PR and other creative fields who would like to explore their creative and communicative skills.

 

E-Commerce Operations Intern  X Elsie & Fred

You will be assisting the operations team with the day to day runnings and ecommerce logistics of the brand.

Responsibilities will involve communicating with our amazing customers and brand advocates. Listing products on multiple platforms and the monitoring of stock inventories.

What you will be doing:

  • Listing, uploading an monitoring products.
  • Establishing and maintaining communications with brand partners and customers
  • Helping and contributing to team administrative responsibilities.
  • Fulfilling sales orders from brand sale platfo
  • Assisting on campaigns and shoots with brands

Skills / Experience required:

  • A confident communicator both written and orally
  • Ability to handle multiple different tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Team Player - possessing a positive attitude, flexibility and dependability

What we can offer:

  • Hands on experience working within a small fashion brand.
  • Experience within an independent E-commerce company
  • Knowledge on how to communicate in a professional environment.
  • How to liase with brand partners
  • How to work as a member of a creative team.
  • Time management and administrative skills.

This placement will be best suited to candidates studying Fashion,  Hospitality or E-Commerce who would like to explore their operational and communicative skills.

 

Inhouse Customiser/Sample Machinist  X Elsie & Fred

This role would predominantly involve customising our signature denim jackets and reworking our vintage pieces. You will also assist our inhouse seamstress with producing samples and designs.

What you will be doing:

  • Working on our customised jackets- sewing and hand painting
  • Printing & producing t-shirts
  • Re-working old stock into new styles
  • Assisting the seamstress with pattern development & sampling
  • Maintaining the manufacturing/ sewing department

Skills / Experience required:

  • Experience working with an industrial sewing machine/ or strong use of domestic machines
  • Sewing experience, ability to draw upon different methods depending upon the task
  • Basic painting skills- the ability to paint neatly, good handwriting would be valuable
  • Ability to use one’s initiative and work independently

What we can offer:

  • Hands on experience working within a small fashion brand.
  • Working under an experienced machinist who is experienced in product development, sampling and manufacturing
  • The opportunity to have creative input in future products
  • Experience working for a creative growing ecommerce fashion brand
  • We would tailor our programme to ensure that the right candidate would get experience in as many areas as possible to develop their skills.

This placement will be best suited to candidates studying Fashion, design, dressmaking, manufacturing who would like to expand their in house knowledge.

 

We look forward to

hearing from you! 

 

 

The Elsie & Fred team 

xxx 

 

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