Marketing and Communications Intern

 

Christian Wijnants is an Antwerp-based designer who graduated from the Royal Academy of Art fashion department in 2000 and started his label in 2003. The womenswear collection is known for its luxurious knitwear and translation into textural prints.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assisting and supporting the Marketing and Communications team
  • Keep sample calendar up-to-date and follow up VIP requests
  • Manage press@ email account and handle all inquiries
  • Research on competition and new market opportunities
  • Coordinate digital press archive
  • Manage sample loans & returns within all departments and external agencies, media outlets, stylists etc
  • Prepare weekly/monthly press coverage reports & update media trackers
  • Assist the collection photoshoot
  • Help for preparations of Paris Show and Showroom
  • Set up, break down and maintain the showroom

 

PROFILE

  • Background in marketing, communication, or a similar study
  • Fluency in Dutch/English is a requirement
  • Proficiency in Excel, Outlook, Photoshop and InDesign
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Willing to pitch in on a variety of tasks
  • Highly motivated, reliable and punctual
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing day-to-day tasks that require different responsibilities and skill sets
  • Affinity with fashion


OPPORTUNITY

  • An educational, interesting and challenging internship with a varied range of duties and responsibilities in a professional environment
  • A professional experience in the fashion industry
  • An internship with a minimum duration of 3-6 months (starting asap)

 

Please send your cv and cover letter to: nathalie@christianwijnants.com