We are currently searching for an organized, detail-oriented and highly motivated intern to work alongside the AK team at our Chicago office. The internship is designed to expose students to all aspects of running a small business in the bridal fashion industry as they assist with sales, marketing, social media and so much more.
Deadline: October 9, 2019
What you’ll be responsible for:
Professional client correspondence
Social media marketing & management
Assisting with bridal appointments & photoshoots
Assisting with everyday tasks – organizational and administrative
What you’ll learn:
How to build strong business relationships with your team, clients and vendors
Sales and marketing skills
Social media strategies and analytics
The ideal candidate is/has:
Passion for the fashion industry & small businesses
Coursework or completed degree in Communications, Marketing and/or Business/Entrepreneurship
Retail experience and strong customer service skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with social media, specifically Instagram, Pinterest and Facebook and knowledge of how to utilize them to generate brand awareness, interest, traffic etc.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products
A positive attitude with willingness to work hard
Self-starter, detail oriented, dedicated
The internship requires up to 20 hours a week, flexible for the right candidate.
Must be available to work some weekends (and holidays)
The internship is unpaid and intended to be educational, inspirational and purposeful. Eligible for class credit.
How to apply:
Send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include “Business Intern” in the subject line.
Answer the following questions in your email:
What is your weekly availability (days/hours)
How many hours can you commit to weekly?
How soon can you start and can you commit to three months with the AK team?
Is there anything else you’d like us to know?
Please include all requested information or your application will NOT be considered.
No phone calls.
Can’t wait to hear from you! xo