MR PORTER – a dedicated men’s wear site from the NET-A-PORTER group is the first global shopping destination of its kind. MR PORTER offers an edited product selection of the best in men’s style, from global designer labels to niche specialist brands alongside original editorial and style advice. MR PORTER is powered, curated, edited and served by an independent world class team who benefit from the global infrastructure of the NET-A-PORTER group, a site with ten years of online luxury retail experience delivering to over 170 countries worldwide.
We currently have a 3 month placement available for an Intern within our Editorial Department. Through shadowing and assisting our team, you will gain first hand experience of the busy fashion editorial world. This is a unique opportunity for a bright individual to be involved with MR PORTER and NET-A-PORTER group.
You will gain experience through the following tasks
Assisting the editorial team with general admin and research for editorial.
Assisting on shoots.
Requesting and collating samples as and when required.
Liaising and maintaining a relationship with fashion and beauty PRs.
Attending designer clinics - where the PR or designer will talk through their new collection.
Keeping the library tidy and organized at all times.
Ad hoc duties.
Desirable Skills & Requirements
Some knowledge or experience of fashion - previous fashion internships are helpful but not essential.
An understanding of Word, Excel and Outlook.
Ability to take initiative and must have the confidence to learn in a busy environment.
Must be reliable with excellent organizational skills and very strong attention to detail.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills - strong grasp of spelling and grammar is essential.
Ability to pull together comprehensive research on any given subject.