Join Our Team

You believe that everyone has the ability to create the life and work they want.  And you’re excited to be a part of a community that helps designers do that.

The mission: to help independent fashion designers make a living doing what they love.

Your role in that mission: to help build and lead a Community of independent designers who want to create their businesses and live their lives differently.

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Community Development Manager- Part-time

We’re looking for a startup-loving B2B Community Development Manager to join the StartUp FASHION team.

While reporting to the Founder, you won’t just be researching the world of Independent Fashion Business – you will be responsible for solving problems, proposing ideas, and building relationships with our community.  You’ll be working on inside our membership community to help our members build their businesses and make a living doing what they love!

You’ll be expected to work across various sectors including marketing, sales, business development, and tech.

Your Regular Tasks:

  • Create strategies and create projects that will help our members succeed.
  • Communicate regularly with our community; answering questions, sharing ideas, and offering insight.
  • Contribute to long-form content such as eBooks, videos, tools, and templates.
  • Interact with global retailers and independent designers on special projects that will enhance the StartUp FASHION membership community value.

Ideal Candidate Qualifications:

  • You have a deep interest in the business of fashion
  • You are social and outgoing, love meeting new people, and learning about what others are doing with their lives
  • You are passionate about learning how a startup grows and succeeds
  • You would love to be a major part of that growth and success
  • You’re entrepreneurial at heart
  • Your voice is laid back and friendly, cool and helpful
  • You’re super detail-oriented and crazy organized
  • You adapt easily and understand that things rarely go as planned, so each day will be exciting and new
  • You’re comfortable with Google Docs, WordPress, Excel
  • You’re super friendly and definitely enjoy a frozen yogurt lunchtime excursion every now and then
  • You have an appreciation for emerging fashion labels, shoe-string creativity, excessive amounts of iced coffee.

Preferred work schedule is 2 days in the office (10am-6pm), one day working from home.

This is a paid position.

All interested applicants should email their resume to jobs@startupfashion.com

 

Social Media and Communications Intern

We’re looking for social media interns to assist in growing our business as well as helping our community of designers grow theirs.

We currently have a presence on: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Tumblr.

This position is a “menternship”, as you will be working closely with our founder and learning how a startup in the fashion and technology fields operates and grows.

This is the perfect position for someone who’s interested in: the business of fashion, entrepreneurship, social media strategy, and content creation. You should be into the “startup” environment. We are a small team of 4 and there’s nothing corporate about our day to day.

About Us: StartUp FASHION is a community and business hub for emerging fashion designers.

Your Regular Tasks:

  • Create and update strategies for each social media platform
  • Manage and communicate with our audience of designers, press, and retailers on each platform
  • Help get the word out about our amazing members and the incredible work they do
  • Help build creative campaigns that are helpful and exciting for our growing our audience and membership base
  • Utilize monitoring and analytics tools to measure results
  • Research and Case Studies
  • Some Copywriting

Your Qualifications:

  • You have a deep interest in the business of fashion
  • You can’t imagine life without your phone
  • You have active and thriving social media channels of your own
  • You are passionate about learning how a startup grows and succeeds
  • You would love to be a major part of that growth and success
  • You’re entrepreneurial at heart
  • Your social media voice is laid back and friendly, cool and helpful
  • You’re super detail-oriented and crazy organized
  • You adapt easily and understand that things rarely go as planned, so each day will be exciting and new
  • You’re super friendly and definitely enjoy a frozen yogurt lunchtime excursion every now and then
  • You have your own laptop. (What? I told you we’re a startup!)

You should be able to start immediately (or pretty darn soon) and should be able to commit to a 3 or 6 month period. Preferred work schedule is 2 days in the office (10am-6pm).

This Menternship is unpaid, academic credit is given.

All interested applicants should email their resume to jobs@startupfashion.com

 

Graphic Design Intern

  • Work closely with our founder and community manager to help communicate the StartUp FASHION brand across several different platforms.
  • Ideal candidate will have past experience, an interest in independent fashion, and a desire to be part of a quickly growing startup business!
  • Position is virtual.
  • Able to commit a minimum 5hrs per week

All interested applicants should email their resume to jobs@startupfashion.com