Design Team Placement Opportunity

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
Travel within London Zones 1-6 is covered (or equivalent weekly journey up to £60 per week).
Posted
21 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Oct 2017
Hours
Full Time

WHISTLES is a leading British contemporary fashion brand for men and women. Whistles cultivates a philosophy for effortless and modern design, providing refined wardrobe pieces with great service.

We currently have a Work Placement opportunity in our Design Team at our Head Office in London. The placement student will work alongside our Designers so it is a fantastic opportunity for someone interested in gaining more experience in a contemporary fashion brand.

This role is only available to current students looking for a role in Design whilst on their placement year.

Responsibilities

  • The role will be to shadow the Designers and assist in all aspects of the design process
  • Creative research.
  • Creating technical packs.
  • CAD – Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Putting together design boards.
  • Attending fit sessions.

Please note this opportunity is unpaid and it is for students who undertake compulsory placements as part of their course. Southampton Solent University does not endorse unpaid opportunities outside of the curriculum. However, should you decide to take on this position you need to consider your financial situation and consider how you would support yourself for the duration of the experience. With overseas placements or internships it is worth noting that some companies may charge additional fees and should be thoroughly researched before committing. If you have any questions about this opportunity please contact employers@solent.ac.uk .

Southampton Solent University has a limited funding scheme to support students on unpaid work experience or placement opportunities@ https://portal.solent.ac.uk/support/finance/student-funding/unpaid-placement-work-experience-grant.aspx