Fossil Spring 2018 Intern - Watch Design, Fossil Men's in Corporate, Texas

Job Title:

Spring 2018 Intern - Watch Design, Fossil Men's

Your Role:

Fossil is looking for an Intern to join the Fossil Men's Watch Design team for Spring 2018. We are seeking entry level candidates who work well in a team environment and have a passion for design. You will work directly with lead designers and gain experience in research, ideation, and full design process.

As an Intern, you will work alongside your team on a variety of projects that will be impactful to the business. Our curriculum has been structured in such a way that your experience as an intern at Fossil is both educational and fun, while keeping you connected with your mentor, manager, and fellow interns! You will gain exposure to company leaders through roundtables, your final project showcase, and other company functions. You will also have the opportunity to learn more about the unique, inner workings of the company first-hand, such as a tour of our Distribution Center, all while enjoying the perks of our home office and creative culture.

Applicants must submit either a portfolio or a link to a portfolio in order to be considered. Teams will review portfolios and select based on design aesthetic and skill set.

All intern positions are at Fossil’s headquarters based in Richardson, Texas. Applicants need to be willing to relocate during the course of the internship and provide their own transportation and accommodations to complete a 40 hour work week. This is a paid internship.

Get To Know Us:

Fossil Group is a global retailer specializing in the design, innovation and marketing of fashion lifestyle and accessory products. At the heart of Fossil Group's vision is a commitment to fostering creativity and delivering the best in design through its three core businesses: the Fossil brand; the Skagen brand; and a multi-brand watch portfolio business. This portfolio includes adidas, Armani Exchange, Burberry, Diesel, DKNY, Emporio Armani, Karl Lagerfeld, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Michele, Relic, Tory Burch and Zodiac. Fossil Group is constantly developing its businesses through core competencies in innovative branding, world-class design and dynamic global distribution.

Division:

Corporate

Job Status:

Temporary

Brand Name:

Fossil

Your Skills:

  • Sophomore, Junior, Senior or graduate student currently enrolled in an accredited university majoring in Industrial Design or relevant major

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Software skills: Adobe Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop), Mac OS, Solidworks and/or Keyshot

  • Ability to produce strong hand sketches and computer generated designs

  • Strong written and oral communication skills in English

  • Refined presentation skills

  • Desire to work in a fast paced environment while handling multiple projects

  • Sense for fashion and ability to generate new product ideas

Location:

TX - Corporate

Accommodations Statement:

Fossil is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, sex, religion, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Anyone requiring special accommodations to our normal application process please email applicationaccommodation@fossil.com and we will assist you.

Brand Highlights:

Fossil is an American lifestyle brand, creatively rooted in authentic vintage and classic design. Fossil stands for the optimism and creativity at the heart of American culture. Inspired by vintage design, we take the best from the past and update it for today’s consumers. Since 1984, we have shared our quality products with our fans as we celebrate living an authentic life. As we approach our 30th anniversary, we will continue to reinvent the best of vintage culture with a modern eye.