Raw Materials InternAbout the Program:The Faherty Summer Internship Program is designed for undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in learning more about the apparel industry and want to gain hands-on experience at a rapidly growing business that has a vibrant culture.Outside of the experience that you will gain from exposure to the business, you will engage in high-impact programming while building meaningful relationships with other interns and team Faherty through a variety of summer activities. This includes 1:1 mentorship, custom learning and development programming, and opportunities to impact business decisions.Internship Description:The Design team will provide interns with an exciting opportunity to play an integral role in a fast-growing lifestyle retail brand. As an apprentice, the intern will focus on creating seasonal fabric and fabric charts, organizing raw materials, archiving Faherty products, and participating in team-orientated projects. We are looking for someone who has a desire to learn, tackles projects with attention to detail and a creative approach, and inspires others with a positive can-do attitude. This position is for the candidate who wants to jump in headfirst to make an immediate impact, work in a collaborative team environment.Must have qualifications include:Currently pursuing a B.A. in, Fashion Design, Design or related majorAt least 1 year of experience in garment construction and/or textile science Strong digital skill set and solid experience in Excel, Illustrator, and Adobe PhotoshopStrong organizational abilities Works well both independently and in a team environmentA proactive attitude with an eagerness to pursue and execute more assignments while under pressure or during downtime Timeline:· Open Application: Tuesday, February 23rd – Friday, May 14th, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST· Interview Timelines: Continuous throughout the application process· Length of Internship: 12 weeks: Tuesday, June 1st – Tuesday, August 17th, 2021 Minimum Qualifications:· Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program· Must be able to commit to the entire 12-week program· Must be authorized to work in the United States· Strong interpersonal and organizational skills, with the ability to navigate a fast-paced environmentThis internship applies to students participating in for-credit academic internship programs. Paid opportunities may also become available About Us:Founded in 2013 by Mike and Alex Faherty and Kerry Docherty, Faherty is a family-run lifestyle and apparel brand fueled by purpose and optimism. Our goal: to build a new American legacy by creating high-quality, sustainably-minded, feel-good favorites that will bring you joy to wear.We feel a deep responsibility to do things differently: to promise comfort without compromising quality. To hold ourselves to a higher standard with a lower environmental impact. To leave the world a better place than we found it.We recognize the impact the fashion industry has on the world, and we’re dedicated to learning how to be better stewards of the planet. We believe the power of conversation and connection can make real change, and we’re committed to supporting people and organizations doing work that we believe in.Our passionate leadership team comes from different backgrounds, but share a singular goal: to deliver on our promise of comfort and craftsmanship. To work side-by-side in a collaborative, energetic, and creative environment every day, like the family we are.We welcome everyone — and we mean everyone. We believe a diversity of viewpoints, experiences, and backgrounds only serve to make our team stronger, which is why we strongly encourage those from historically and systemically marginalized communities to apply: BIPOC, women, and people in the LGBTQIA+ community, to name a few. We strive to lead consciously, bravely, and inclusively — and to reflect those values in our work. We live by six key pillars: Be The BestStay AuthenticBetter TogetherSpread Good VibesDeliver On PromisesLead Consciously, Bravely and Inclusively Remain compassionate. Stay focused. Seek joy. Let’s make the world a better place.