Influential, innovative and progressive, Gucci is reinventing a wholly modern approach to fashion. Under the new vision of creative director Alessandro Michele, the House has redefined luxury for the 21st century, further reinforcing its position as one of the world’s most desirable fashion houses. Eclectic, contemporary, romantic—Gucci products represent the pinnacle of Italian craftsmanship and are unsurpassed for their quality and attention to detail. Gucci is part of the Kering Group, a world leader in apparel and accessories that owns a portfolio of powerful luxury and sport and lifestyle brands.
Gucci is seeking a Men’s Knitwear Design Assistant – Graduate Trainee for its Creative Office.
The candidate will be working closely with the Men’s Knitwear Design department.
During this internship, you will have the opportunity to closely assist the Knitwear Design department and gain experience of the creative process as well as getting involved in a variety of coordination activities.
How you will contribute (key accountabilities):
Supporting the Knitwear Design team in multiple creative and organizational functions
Keeping relationships and sharing information with suppliers
Managing email correspondence and shipping
Other creative or administrative tasks required by the Knitwear Designers
Things That Should Be in Your Background:
Excellent hand-drawing skills
Good research skills
Ability to use Photoshop, In Design and Illustrator
Good knowledge of Word and Excel
Other Attributes That Will Help You in This Role:
Ability to work to rigorous deadlines with high pressure and change
A calm manner and able to react positively during stressful times
Ability to understand creative direction and concept
Strong understanding of the brand ethos and ethical values
If you speak any additional languages, it would be of advantage
What to include in your application
Your updated resume
A compact version of your Knitwear portfolio including hand drawings
Why work with us? Gucci is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
Student (Fixed Term) (Trainee)
GUCCIO GUCCI S.P.A.