christian wijnants

SALES INTERNSHIP

Christian Wijnants is an Antwerp-based designer who graduated from the Royal Academy of Art fashion department in 2000 and started his label in 2003. The womenswear collection is known for it’s luxurious knitwear and translation into textural prints. 

Function

CHRISTIAN WIJNANTS SALES INTERNSHIP

Christian Wijnants is a Belgian fashion designer based in Antwerp. Founded in 2003, the label specializes in womenswear collections and is known for its luxurious knitwear and translation into textural prints. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

-       Assisting and supporting the Sales Manager 

-       Research on competition and new market opportunities

-       Update the prospect list, and lists related to the communication and promotion of the brand

-       Prepare samples collection for the sales agents

-       Help in the organization of sales events

-       Follow-up on the sales inquiries

-       Help to the preparations of Paris Show and Showroom

-       Creation and implementation of sales and marketing tools

-       Digital duties (send out newsletters and digital invitations, update the wholesale and prospects lists, send out orders confirmations,…)

-       Assist with daily administrative tasks 

-       Manage and update company database, and input information, data and records

-       Set up, break down and maintain the showroom

Profile

PROFILE

-       Background in sales and business development, or a similar study

-       Dynamic, pro-active, and enthusiastic 

-       Able to work independently and can perform under pressure

-       Proficiency in Excel, Outlook, Photoshop and InDesign

-       Affinity with fashion

REQUIREMENTS

-       Fluent in English 

-       Driving license

-       School agreement (internship contract of minimum 3 months)

Offer

OPPORTUNITY

-       An educational, interesting and challenging internship with a varied range of duties and responsibilities in a professional environment

-       A professional experience in the fashion industry

-       An internship with a minimum duration of 3 months