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Kate Sylvester is one of New Zealand’s most renowned international designer labels and is passionate about producing beautiful, high quality garments. Our Kingsland based work room, retail stores and super-fun team make for a progressive and social work environment. We are constantly focused on innovation and brand development and pride ourselves on internal career growth for our staff.

PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP

We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated interns to join our Auckland based workroom from June through to September.

The internship will provide excellent hands on experience in luxury garment production. Successful interns will see the whole production process from start to finish, from cut to make to press and finishing, providing invaluable learning experience. While with us they will be involved in assisting the team in organising the production of onshore styles and the quality control and processing of all incoming garments into the warehouse.

This sort-after opportunity requires you to turn your hand to any task and ideally have tertiary fashion training.

If this sounds like you, please send though a C.V and cover letter with availability to [email protected]

CAD Operator & Sample Room Assistant

We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic individual who has a real passion for innovation and design along with a strong enthusiasm for the Kate Sylvester brand to take on this role within our central Auckland workroom.

In this role you will play an integral part in the design and sampling department, working closely on both the Kate Sylvester and Sylvester seasonal collections. You will be responsible for operating the CAD system for both the sampling and Production teams and take care of all grading, digitizing and on-screen pattern alterations along with yields and costings.

You will need to have a keen interest in fashion design, be extremely organised with excellent time management skills. Self-motivation and having the ability to show initiative will take you far. Experience working with illustrator and excel is preferred.

In addition to operating CAD you will be required to assist in the following fields:

  • Sample Cutting
  • Assisting Pattern-makers
  • Speccing and garment drawing in illustrator
  • Garment finishings
  • General hand in sample room

This is an incredible opportunity for a tertiary graduate to gain invaluable experience and skills in this highly competitive industry.

Applicants should send CV and cover letter to Esther at [email protected]

Applications close: Monday 10th of April

Assistant Manager - Newmarket

We are looking for an experienced, passionate, and dynamic Assistant Manager that loves and understands the Kate Sylvester brand. The candidate will demonstrate a strong initiative as well as having the ability to achieve and exceed sales budgets. Excellent communication skills and a friendly demeanour along with an innate sense of style are a must.

We are offering:

  • A competitive wage

  • Incentives for high sales performance

  • Generous discounts and allowances on Kate Sylvester product

  • Career development, advancement and opportunities

We are seeking somebody who thrives working in a fast paced and exciting environment and can establish high standards of service expectations. Experience in a fashion retail environment and have a proven sales record are preferred. Applicants must be available to work Tuesday – Saturday. Applications close Monday 10th April Please drop in your CV to store or forward it to Imogen at [email protected]

Part Time Sales Assistant - Christchurch

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic Sales Assistant who loves and understands the Kate Sylvester brand.

Excellent communication skills, a friendly demeanor and an innate sense of style are a must.

Applicant must be available Saturday

Please drop in your CV to store or forward it to Kirsty at [email protected]

Casual Sales Assistant - Wellington

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic Sales Assistant who loves and understands the Kate Sylvester brand.

Excellent communication skills, a friendly demeanor and an innate sense of style are a must.

Please forward your CV to Bonnie within store or email [email protected]

KATE SYLVESTER WINTER SAMPLING/WORKROOM INTERNSHIPS – JUNE, JULY, AUGUST & SEPTEMBER

We are seeking interns to join our Auckland Central based workroom this Winter.

This is an exciting opportunity to build on your textile knowledge, learn practical skills and be a part of our hardworking team! You will need to turn your hand to any task and ideally have former tertiary fashion or textile training.

Please send CV’s through to [email protected]