Careers

We are currently seeking interns in our social media, e-commerce, production, design and PR departments


E-Commerce Intern

Jonathan Simkhai is seeking an intern for its e-commerce department to start immediately. The position is in the Garment District and will offer students the opportunity to gain ecommerce experience at a rapidly growing company currently undergoing a website redesign and relaunch.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of all product and catalog data, corresponding product details and product imagery on the site
  • Ongoing monitoring of site content (grammar/spelling) and proper functionality
  • Assist in quality assurance process for new product
  • Assist in processing outgoing orders and returns
  • Assist with customer service inquiries
  • Assist in inventory management
  • Assist with sample trafficking and organization for various shoots
  • Resize photos for web and other digital needs

Requirements

  • College student or recent grad working toward/with a related degree
  • Previous knowledge and/or general awareness of ecommerce space
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; working knowledge of Adobe suite is a plus
  • Excellent written/communication skills
  • Detail oriented, punctual and eager
  • Interest in luxury fashion and/or ecommerce
  • Ability to handle fast paced environment, short deadlines and a quick turnaround
  • Candidates must commit to at least 2 full work days per week (Hours 10am – 6pm)

Candidates please email austin@jonathansimkhai.com with "E-Commerce Intern" in the subject line.


Social Media Intern

Jonathan Simkhai is seeking an intern for its e-commerce department to start immediately. The position is in the Garment District and will offer students the opportunity to gain experience at a rapidly growing company currently undergoing a website redesign and relaunch as well as overhaul of social presence.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in managing social media community and various platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • Assist in managing and updating content calendar
  • Manage and update weekly reporting
  • Perform competitive analysis of other brands, social content and digital marketing activities; be aware of up-and-coming bloggers and influencers
  • Gather data and analyze trends; measure the impact of social media efforts through relevant monitoring tools
  • Draft copy/manage scheduling of posts for daily content programming across our social media platforms
  • Help generate ideas and/or content

Requirements

  • College student or recent grad working toward/with a related degree
  • Previous knowledge or basic understanding of social media and digital landscape
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite
  • Excellent written/communication skills
  • Interest in fashion and/or social media
  • Photography experience a plus
  • Must have strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritize within a multitasking environment
  • Must be flexible and have the ability to take direction well but also the ability to work proactively and provide self-direction
  • Candidates must commit to at least 2 full work days per week

Candidates please email austin@jonathansimkhai.com with "Social Media Intern" in the subject line.


Product Development/Production Intern

Jonathan Simkhai is seeking an intern for its production department to start immediately. The position is in the Garment District and will offer students the opportunity to gain design, production and technical design experience at a rapidly growing company.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with sample trafficking and shipments
  • Assist with live production fittings
  • Help produce exclusive styles and custom orders for special clientele
  • Opportunities to work with design on draping, lace placement and trimming
  • Locate, arrange and digitize patterns
  • Assist with creating BOMs for evening wear production
  • Locally source evening wear trimmings, notions and fabrics
  • Collect samples and fabric to send to factories overseas

Requirements

  • College student or recent grad working toward/with a related degree
  • Knowledge of design basics, garment construction and finishing
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially excel
  • Knowledge of pattern making
  • Ability to problem solve and work independently when necessary
  • Detail oriented, punctual and eager
  • Ability to handle fast paced environment, short deadlines and a quick turnaround
  • Candidates must commit to at least 2 full work days per week (hours 10am – 7pm)

Candidates please email lexi@jonathansimkhai.com with “Production Intern” in the subject line.


Studio Intern

Jonathan Simkhai is seeking a studio intern to support the Studio Manager and design department starting in May. The position is in the Garment District and will offer candidates the opportunity to see the overall design process and gain design studio knowledge and experience at a rapidly growing company.

Responsibilities

  • Assists in daily tasks in the Studio and Atelier
  • Assists in researching and sourcing fabric and trim
  • Opportunities to work with design on sketching, lace placement and trimming
  • Helps to maintain an organized studio and atelier
  • Assists in organizing trim, fabric, and patterns
  • Creates and prepares fabric and design boards for design and merchandise meetings
  • Preparing and logging sketches
  • Gathering swatches and trims for Cut Tickets
  • Assists as a liaison between Studio Manager and International Design, Production, PR and Sales
  • Helps create packages to send out to local factories by gathering threads, fabrics, and trims
  • Involvement in the Duplicates and Exclusives processes

Requirements

  • Current student or recent grad majoring in Fashion Design or Production
  • Previous internship experience at a Designer Label preferred
  • Familiar with the design and sampling process from first sketch to finished sample
  • Has a high-taste level with a good sense of design and color
  • Well-rounded and drawn to hands-on experiences
  • Knowledge of basic garment construction and finishings and knowledge of fabric are important
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Highly organized, reliable, able to retain a lot of information, and able to work on different projects simultaneously
  • Understands the sense of urgency, able to work quickly and accurately in a fast paced environment with potentially minimal supervision
  • Creative thinker and problem solver, resourceful and a team player
  • Available 3-5 days a week, and able to work longer hours during Fashion Week

Candidates please email zanetta@jonathansimkhai.com with “Studio Intern” in the subject line.


PR Intern

Jonathan Simkhai is seeking an intern for its PR department for the Spring (immediate start date) and Summer semester. The position is in the Garment District and will offer students the opportunity to gain PR and event planning experience at a rapidly growing company.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with day-to-day tasks such as PR pulls, sample trafficking, and digital archiving
  • Assist with coordinating presentation, influencer, and retail events
  • Monitor product placements in both the print and digital realms
  • HAssist with the creation of presentation decks, press roundups and other print/digital assets
  • Organizing internal digital assets
  • PR analysis of our brand and competitors
  • Staying up-to-date on print and digital fashion publication

Requirements

  • College student or recent grad working toward/with a communications degree
  • Previous experience and/or general knowledge of luxury fashion, PR, and event planning
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is preferred
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Self motivated, organized, punctual and eager
  • A collaborative spirit and desire to work in conjunction with the Sales, Ecom, and Production departments
  • Ability to handle fast paced environment, short deadlines and a quick turnaround
  • Candidates must commit to at least 2 full work days per week (Hours 10am – 6pm)

Candidates please email press@jonathansimkhai.com with “PR Intern” in the subject line.

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