British-based and New Zealand born, Emilia Wickstead spent her formative years in Milan and gained a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Fashion Design and Marketing at Central Saint Martin's London with Honours in 2007. After graduating, Emilia worked at fashion houses Giorgio Armani, Proenza Schouler, Narciso Rodriguez and Vogue in New York and Milan. Before returning to London to establish her own label in 2008 by opening her first store in Belgravia.
Originally commencing as a made-to-measure atelier, Emilia’s collections are currently seasonal ready-to-wear and showcased at London Fashion Week from SS12.
It is an incredibly exciting time as Emilia Wickstead has grown massively and is stocked in major retailers globally including Net-A-Porter, Selfridges, Matches, Harrods and Moda Operandi alongside of her flagship store which opened in 2014, on London’s Sloane Street.
We are looking for a motivated, dedicated intern to assist our team during our PF19 sales campaign in New York.This is an amazing opportunity for individuals looking to gain more experience in the industry and take part in one of the most exciting and busiest periods in Fashion.
Showroom interns will be working directly with our sales team. Learning a lot about sales, buying and how a fashion showroom works.
December 3rd 2018- December 7th 2018
Showroom merchandising and maintenance
Greeting buyers and assisting with sales appointments
Dressing models during sales appointments
Ensuring smooth running of appointments by maintaining a proper showroom and coordination with models
Assisting account managers throughout the selling period
Proactive and enthusiastic with a go getter attitude
Interested in Fashion, sales, and buying
Extremely organised and quick on their feet- Dynamic personality
Great attention to details