Love fashion tech + wearables? This internship is for you. Assist with writing, researching, and more-all while getting an insider’s view of what the future of fashion will look like.
Third Wave Fashion is a fashion tech think tank that publishes a quarterly publication, Third Wave Magazine, runs a popular fashion tech blog, and works with large fashion brands and technology companies to help them find seamless ways to merge fashion with technology. Some of our past clients and partners are fashion brands like Bloomingdales, Bergdorf Goodman, and Zappos; and technology companies like Cisco and Vodafone.
This internship will be a mix of writing + editing, styling + photoshoot production, assisting with general tasks, and social media. Read more below.
This internship includes tasks such as ::
// Help our blog editor find new and interesting fashion tech startups and wearable tech companies to cover
// Work with our database lead to ensure that all new companies are in our private fashion tech database
// Write up blog interviews, articles, and quick news blasts
// Work with our magazine editor on our quarterly print magazine
// Help style photoshoots, including the all-important shoot organization
// Work with our creative director to create branded content for social media
// Post to and interact on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram
// Pickups and errands in NYC
// Potentially assist with client work
// Attend fashion tech events
You should be ::
// Passionate and knowledgeable about fashion tech and / or wearables
// A total self starter-someone who works well without close supervision
// Goal-oriented- we want this internship to lead to great things for you (past interns now work at places like Harper’s Bazaar, Tommy Hilfiger, and Todd Snyder)
// Reliable, organized, and detail oriented
// Experienced with social media, a solid writer, with a good eye
// A nice human
We’re asking for 2-3 days a week of availability; the schedule is flexible. You’ll need to attend team meetings in our Chelsea offices once a week, but can potentially work from home on other days. There is a small stipend, and college credits are available. The internship will run from May through the end of August.
Send an email with links to your social media profiles and LinkedIn page to info (at) ThirdWaveFashion (dot) com. In the subject line, write the names of your three favorite fashion or tech websites. (We’ll delete any emails that don’t have that. Detail oriented, see?)
Third Wave Fashion has been your fashion tech think tank since 2011. We publish the first ever printed fashion tech magazine, Third Wave. Follow us on Twitter or subscribe to our newsletter to stay on top of the latest in fashion tech + wearables.