Store Development Intern in Amsterdam

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

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Store Development Intern Job description

KARL LAGERFELD COMPANY PROFILE

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

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

We are the only fashion house that carries Karl’s name on its door and we strive to live up to this responsibility in everything we do, every day, with the utmost joy and passion.

Our headquarters in Paris and in Amsterdam are home to a highly diverse and driven team of KARL family members that hail from over 25 countries. Together, we aim to create 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 headquarters, while other categories, including menswear, footwear, fragrances, eyewear and more, are developed with best-in-class licensing partners.
We connect with our consumers on multiple levels, ensuring that our online and offline approach goes 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. Our digital channels currently represent more than 30% of our overall full-price business.


We are a dynamic, fast-growing and inclusive company built on professionalism and strong values. At KARL LAGERFELD we’re committed to working toward the highest standards of sustainability and integrity across all areas of our business,. 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.

THE ROLE

The Store Design Intern will support the team in the coordination of the execution, implementation, and maintenance of retail design projects. Assisting in the development of technical details and prototypes with contractors/suppliers. Support in the development of store design and maintenance. The main objective is ensuring a consistent and highly qualitative execution of the brand image, respecting the guidelines, strategy and timing.

Requirements

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Main projects

  • Technical drawings: Prepare furniture Booklet and technical Details in AutoCAD/Sketchup
  • Research: Coordinate with team the research of new suppliers and coordinate sample deliveries. Create and update supplier database
  • Shop Drawings: Review execution drawings for products from manufacturers and review with Store Designer
  • Pre-Design: Assist w/ Layout plans, Elevations, Sections and Details (when needed)

Asset Management: Support in the identification, updating, and monitoring of the different technical installations present in our stores (store asset database).

Other

  • Assist with all stages of the Store Development process and participate in meetings (Kick off calls, store opening visits, supplier visits or meetings) by keeping reports
  • Assist Team w/ various presentations
  • Update Smartsheet & Participate in weekly status meetings

THE PROFILE:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture/Interior Design/Engineering
  • Experience/Interest in Retail Design and Project Management
  • Proficiency in AutoCad and technical background is a must (Revit or Sketchup or any other 3D program are a plus)
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, and Adobe Creative Suite package
  • An inner motivation, strong ambitions and a pragmatic approach
  • Analytical/Project Management skills required
  • A Detailed oriented & creative problem solver
  • Very strong Organization & Communication skills
  • An Innovative thinker with an eagerness to learn
  • Flexible mindset, positive attitude, high energy, strong interpersonal/communication skills
  • Eligible to work in The Netherlands;
  • Professional proficiency of the English language (Other language can be a plus)

WE OFFER:

  • Working for an international and fast/growing company;
  • A professional and ambitious team;
  • Long-term career opportunities;

Please note that if your application is successful, we will contact you within three weeks

Extra informatie

Status
Open
Plaats
Amsterdam
Dienstverbanden
Stage
Gepubliceerd op
17-01-2023

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