CFS+ PROJECT ASSISTANT INTERN
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Start date: August 2021
Global Fashion Agenda is looking for an enthusiastic and structured intern to support the CFS+ team. The paid internship begins August 2021 and lasts three-five months (flexible to accommodate feasibility of higher education institution).
As Project Assistant (intern) you will assist the CFS+ team at Global Fashion Agenda in the creation and production of the digital edition of the world’s largest business event on sustainability in fashion, Copenhagen Fashion Summit (CFS+), taking place in October. You will work directly under the Senior Production Manager and be trusted with supporting areas across the planning and execution of CFS+. You will have a specific focus on online logistics while gaining insight into leading global initiatives within sustainability in the fashion industry.
Assist in planning and event execution of CFS+ with particular focus on online logistics
Assist in ensuring partner and attendee interests
Support on cast management and tracking of produced video content
Support the CFS+ team in any ad hoc tasks
Assist with office tasks together with the organisation’s other interns and student workers
have a strong passion for the fashion industry and sustainability
are a student enrolled at a higher education institution with an interest in developing your professional skills through practical experience
are organised with high attention to detail and ability to multi-task
preferably have experience with project coordination
are tech savvy and have proficiency in working with Microsoft Office and Adobe applications
possess strong English communication skills, both written and spoken
are a self-motivated, outgoing team player who can work independently and take on responsibility for assignments
Please note that position is based in Copenhagen, as this gives the chosen candidate the opportunity to have the overall overview of the organisation, be a part of the project execution of CFS+ and benefit from our strong team spirit.
About Global Fashion Agenda, Copenhagen Fashion Summit & CFS+
Global Fashion Agenda is the foremost thought leadership and advocacy forum for industry collaboration and public-private cooperation on sustainability in fashion. A non-profit organisation, GFA’s mission is to mobilise and guide the fashion industry to make bold action on sustainability through the development of yearly guidelines, reports and leading business events on sustainability in fashion; Copenhagen Fashion Summit, which has been spearheading the movement for over a decade and the latest edition CFS+, which is a new digital format delivering engaging and inspiring content.
Our company values are empowerment, fellowship and ingenuity. These values are used as guiding pillars for our work projects and are brought to life in our internal culture and work ethic. GFA is an international team based in Copenhagen, with English as the office language. We embrace and welcome applicants from all backgrounds. We are committed to diversity and inclusion and encourage all applicants regardless of age, race, nationality, sexual orientation, disability, sex and gender identity, religion or political affiliation to apply for vacancies.
For more information, visit globalfashionagenda.com.
How to apply
Send your CV and short motivational letter (max. 400 words) to our Senior Production Manager, Casper Strande, at email@example.com and state the position you are applying for in the subject line. Application deadline is 4 June 2021, applications are assessed continuously.
The internship is a great opportunity to obtain relevant experience in project management during your education and gain insight into the fashion industry and sustainability in general. Interns must currently be enrolled at a higher education institution.