Internships at ERIBÉ

Interns at ERIBÉ can learn about the sales, production and design process of knitwear. You will be encouraged to develop personal skills within the textile industry, and have hands-on work experience in a wide variety of jobs: production, despatch, marketing, admin and design.

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You will be encouraged to use your own initiative while working closely with all members of the team. Communication is very important. Some of the jobs may include:

  • Answering telephones/taking messages
  • Using information technology efficiently
  • Problem-solving
  • Counting/checking orders
  • Weighing yarn, measuring garments and accessories
  • Stock taking

You are expected to carry out all duties efficiently and to a high standard, to comply with the regulations of the company and to uphold the image of the company through professional presentation and conduct. We take students on placement throughout the year. The minimum length of placement is three months. Salary: Unpaid

If you are interested in an internship at ERIBÉ, please send your CV and covering letter to enquiries@eribe.com

CURRENT VACANCY:

Title: PRODUCTION AND DESIGN INTERN

Line-Managers: Annabelle & Scott

Role: Assisting the team in the organisation and production of the upcoming collections.

We are looking for enthusiastic interns who are ready to get stuck into working within our busy knitwear team. This is an excellent opportunity to learn various new skills and get a great insight into the industry.

You should have a particular interest in knitwear for the coming months. We are looking for someone outgoing and eager to learn with excellent organisational skills, office experience, a fast learner and a team player.

It would be for three days a week minimum, we are flexible on start day but it would be for a minimum 10-week period. However, 16+ weeks would be ideal as you will get a consistent idea of how ERIBÉ works and develop your skills long-term. You will work across all areas of the business during your time here, and should be open to this. 

Tasks will involve:

  • Product finishing - learning the process of garment production & quality control.
  • Organising new yarns - learning about different suppliers, costs, yarn minimums, counts and compositions.
  • Swatch knitting – learning how to develop ideas, explore new yarns and presenting these to the relevant person.
  • Source trims / fastenings – learning how to research different supply companies, costing.
  • Trend Research – gathering images and information, presenting mood boards.
  • Generally assisting the designers and production team with tasks.

Skills required:

  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Intermediate Microsoft office skills – Word + Excel.
  • Basic Photoshop skills would be desirable.
  • Basic Photography skills would desirable.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Flexible attitude.
  • Office experience.
  • Good hand finishing skills.

Please email a covering letter and a current CV to scott@eribe.com or annabelle@eribe.com
Please put Production & Design Intern Application in the subject line. Please also state your availability.