Marketing & PR Internship
Multi-Award Winning Fashion Designer
Having been named as one of Africa’s Top 10 Male Designers, as well as being awarded both the Fashions Finest Menswear Designer of the Year and the BEFTA Best Male Designer 2012, Zekaryas Solomon continues to thrive as a London based, Bespoke fashion designer.
The end of 2012 saw Zekaryas Solomon as guest of honour at FAFA’s Fashion for Peace Gala held in Kenya. Moving into 2013 with the introduction of the first Womenswear collection. Taking part in the Ethno Tendance showcase in Brussels saw the incorporation of accessories, with bags becoming a prominent feature within the Spring/Summer ‘14 collection.
Zekaryas Solomon is not just a brand, but a passionate designer whose individuality is expressed through each item he creates. Drawing inspiration from both his Architectural, and traditional Eritrean backgrounds, the amalgamation of these worlds allowing for a fresh and innovative look at style.
Producing a high concept label of bespoke tailored garments, Zekaryas Solomon interacts with his clients. Applying their imagination to his creations, while recognising and establishing an intimate cohesion with their own personalities.
The use of clean lines, intricate details and impeccable structure are all key aspects of Zekaryas Solomon’s designs.
Characterised by versatility, originality and simplicity, a dress is never just a dress, but can be flipped, twisted or wrapped. His unusual solutions for pockets, collars, closures and fastenings form the basis for his multifunctional design elements, each garment becoming unique to the wearer.
Starting date: ASAP
Duration: Placement, Part-Time
Time period:6 months
We are looking for a reliable, adaptable, helpful, enthusiastic and above all motivated candidate who love to work with a Multi-Award Winning Fashion Brand and gain hands on experience in marketing and PR alongside building network with the Uk and International media industry.
Research on the upcoming events, trends and activities in the city
Upload new products to the website; write product descriptions, add relevant tags, re-size images
Content management; making, populating and managing online content such as categories, features and homepages
Copywriting; writing copy for product descriptions, e-shots, competitions.
Some knowledge and use of social media
Help with ideas/content generation
Skills & Experience:
Good communication and writing skills in English
Relevant element of experience in copywriting/ press releases etc
Relevant educational qualification in marketing and PR
Must be detail oriented, a team player and technologically savvy
Must have some experience of Photoshop, Indesign & Illustrator
Fast learner, able to multi-task and organized
The candidate must be well organized and punctual.
The position would potentially offer the opportunity to grow with the company and the candidate must be able to show capability to take on responsibility and work on their own initiative.
The candidate must be proactive, versatile, hardworking and passionate about their work.
Applications Must Include:
- Your CV & Portfolio in PDF format
- The date you are available to begin/end your placement
Job Type: Part-time
Placement: International undergraduates/graduates and 2nd year UK nationals to apply only.
Marketing & PR: 2 years