Product Sustainability Intern in Amsterdam

Product Sustainability... Job... KARL LAGERFELD COMPANY... At Karl Lagerfeld, we are driven by Karl’s mantra: “Embrace the present and...

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Product Sustainability Intern Job description

KARL LAGERFELD COMPANY PROFILE

At Karl Lagerfeld, we are driven by Karl’s mantra: “Embrace the present and invent the future”


The House of KARL LAGERFELD shares the creative vision and design aesthetic of its iconic founder, Karl Lagerfeld. Always contemporary and forward-looking.

We are the only fashion house that carries Karl’s name at its doorbell and we’re thriving to live up to this responsibility in everything we do, every day with lots of joy and passion.


Our headquarters in Paris and in Amsterdam is home to a very diverse and driven Karl family from more than 25 countries creating meaningful stories and product concepts that connect to Karl’s world and iconic attributes.

Women’s ready-to-wear, bags, small leather goods, and underwear are managed directly from our Amsterdam HQ other categories including men’s wear, footwear, fragrances, eyewear and more are developed together with best-in-class license partners.


We connect with our consumers at multiple levels – online and offline hand in hand. We thrive to maximize consumer engagement via more than 200 KL stores worldwide, our premium wholesale partners and our strong digital footprint, spearheaded by our KARL.COM flagship store which reaches 96 countries. With digital channels representing already more than 30% of our overall full price business.


We are a dynamic, fast-growing and inclusive company built on professionalism and strong values.

Across all areas of our business, at KARL LAGERFELD we commit to working toward the highest standards of sustainability and integrity. In 2019, KARL LAGERFELD joined as a founding member of the Fashion Pact, a global sustainability initiative seeking to transform the fashion industry through objectives in three areas: climate, biodiversity, and ocean protection.


JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:

Provide key support in sustainability activities and administration within the Karl Lagerfeld product sustainability team.

  • Collect certifications on fabric and product level
  • Check certifications on validity
  • Update product sustainability tracker and ensure all information is complete and received on time
  • Track and trace RSL and performance testing reports and being responsible for documenting/filing the information in designated areas.
  • Update vendor overview and support in monitoring of compliance
  • Work with suppliers to implement more sustainable practices
  • Support the sustainability team in administrative tasks
  • Research innovative materials and/or processes in relation to product and production
  • Support in reaching the product sustainability targets
Requirements

PROFILE

  • Fluent in English, both verbal and written.
  • Interest in sustainability, materials, and fashion
  • Extremely organized.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • International experience.
  • Knowledge of excel and other office programs.
  • Bachelor's degree in fashion or environmental/sustainability degrees
  • Preferably starting as soon as possible and being available for at least six months.

It is a requirement that the candidate is enrolled in a university or school program.

Extra informatie

Status
Open
Plaats
Amsterdam
Dienstverbanden
Stage
Gepubliceerd op
16-11-2022

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