25 days ago
  • Level Junior
  • Professions Administrator
  • Type Internship
  • Location London, United Kingdom


The Role:
Since launching in February 2011, MR PORTER has established itself as the premier global online retail destination for men's style. Editorial content put together by a team of dedicated Editors and Creatives sits alongside the latest products from the world's leading designers.
The team are now seeking a talented Intern to join the team based in our offices in London. Reporting to the Executive Fashion Editor, you will provide general fashion support and assistance to the Editorial team, helping to ensure that MR PORTER is the up-to-the-minute reference point for the latest fashion trends, most-wanted pieces and all things style.
You Will:
  • Assist the Executive Fashion Editor, Stylists and Fashion Assistants on collating products to be featured in shoots from start to finish in a calm, efficient and positive way
  • Help create fashion boards for shoots to deadline, under direction of Executive Fashion Editor and Stylists
  • Call in MR PORTER stocked clothes from PRs and MR PORTER in-house stock as shown on board
  • Return samples called in from external PRs, and from stock, as required and on time
  • Ensure smooth handover of shoot prep to Fashion Assistants, staff or freelance, where necessary, ensuring excellent team spirit
  • Work towards acting as Second Assistant on shoots, as required
  • Assist Fashion Assistants to allow smooth running of shoots, including prepping for run-throughs, packing and booking cars to shoots
  • Assist Fashion Assistants on set for photo shoots
  • Work with the samples team to monitor stock and ensure damage and loss is kept to a minimum
  • Book and manage local and international couriers as needed
  • Display willingness to work flexibly to meet deadlines and with other team members
  • Liaise with the Brand Creative fashion team and request appropriate show tickets during Fashion Weeks, liaising with Fashion
  • Assistant and carrying out all admin
  • Complete ad hoc general duties for the Editorial team, which will include photocopying, printing documents, liaising with other team members, filing, etc. in a proactive and team-spirited way
  • Liaise with retail/buy teams to make sure products are accurate and commercially available
  • Attend and contribute to seasonal ideas meetings, as required
You Have:
  • Graduated, or you are a sandwich-year student in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Ability to work excellently within a team, and put the team first
  • Some experience of calling in and assisting on photo shoots
  • A strong knowledge of fashion, designers and brands
  • A real sense of runway looks and what trends are happening each season
  • Flair and individuality combined with awareness of MR PORTER style
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Unflappability and positive spirit when under pressure
  • Strong fashion and styling sense
  • Proven ability to work quickly and effectively with an eye for detail
  • Pro-active attitude and able to show initiative/ideas
  • Great time keeping and an ability to meet deadlines
Our Benefits:
Here are just a few of the amazing perks you will receive as an employee at the YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP:
  • Our famous Staff discount
  • Exclusive staff sales
  • Season ticket loan or cycle to work scheme
  • Matched contribution pension
  • Multi-purpose insurance
  • Eye-care vouchers
To Apply:
From the moment you walk through our doors and join the YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP we are committed to making your journey with us inspirational and evolutionary. If you are passionate, committed and thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, then please apply with a CV
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments to complete your application, please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly.
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Skills Required

  • Operations

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