Work in fashion or media or business but want to create change for the animals and earth? Want to join a team that's driven to create a better world, and inspired to do it in a way all our own? Want to bring in everything you've learned and then break the rules with us? We'd love to hear from you! Please email your resume with why this is a great fit for you, and why you'd like to be a part of VAUTE during this high growth time. Send to Sales@VauteCouture.com with your name + job title you're applying for as the subject line. Please pass along to anyone who you think would be a great fit, we're hiring our dream team who wants to use their skills and life to change an industry for a better kinder world for all and would love to talk to them!
xoxo Leanne & VAUTE
Full Time FLAGSHIP STORE Brand Proxy (Hourly)
Must love VAUTE, animals, fashion, and people! Welcome our new and old friends to our new Flagship Store at 114 Stanton, NYC and help them find the perfect pieces for their wardrobe. You'll be part stylist, part new best friend, and part conscientious lifestyle expert. Schedule: 4-5 days a week from about 11am-7pm or 1pm-9pm, including one weekend day every other week, plus monthly & seasonal team meetings.
General Manager (Salary)
With incredible organization, people, and operational skills, the VAUTE general manager will keep everything operating smoothly for shipping, inventory, and in store. You will be managing our shop team, our inventory, and our overseeing shipping. Must have experience and a passion for inventory, operations, problem solving,and managing. Must live a conscientious lifestyle and have excellent communication skills. Get ready to be a big part of an amazing team of wonderful, inspired, hardworking people who care deeply for a better world. The General Manager reports to the CEO and CFO/COO, while managing the shop and shipping team. This role is open to the right candidate to start within the month, and transition from PT training into the FT role as soon as possible.
Sales Rep (Commission)
After 7 years in business mostly direct to customer, we are opening VAUTE up officially to wholesale orders from department stores and boutiques. We are looking for the perfect sales rep, with 5+ years of experience and industry contacts, who has a passion for ethical fashion, and wants to change the industry with us inside out.
We are looking for a multi-talented artist and storyteller, with talents at photography, hand drawn art, collaging, and typography, who enjoys creating art, stories, and concepts that express a brand's voice for various elements of a brand. Create & direct visuals for our website, look books, retail, and events, with our Creative Director and Visual Artist. Ideally with experience as an Art Director or Creative Director for fashion publishing, advertising, or branding, with a passion for making the world a better place. [We are hiring for a 1 month trial project, then for full time salary]
Online Sales and Marketing Director
Develop and execute a sales and marketing plan with our CEO, concept sales to be on brand, and orchestrate promotions, giveaways, contests, and community involvement, as well as coordinate partnerships, festivals, events. Optimize online marketing. Must have a passion for fashion and experience with online marketing and sales planning. [We are hiring for a 1 month trial project, then for full time salary]
Online Content Creator & Social Media Manager
We are looking for a talented journalist with a passion for social media and ethical design, to create content that expresses the VAUTE brand voice and educates, welcomes, inspires, and connects. Create written, visual, and potentially video content for our Social Media, online marketing campaigns, also write copy for our website, create editorial lifestyle content including written articles and columns. [We are hiring for a 1 month trial project, then for full time salary]
INTERNSHIPS: Immediate and for future seasons
INTERNSHIP: Design / Production
Available Immediately, Summer, or Fall, PT or FT
Assist in our design / development / production process. This is a VERY hands on internship -- our interns participate in all parts of the process from start to finish, concepting and developing new designs, researching new textiles, sourcing textiles and trims, production logistics, marketing (photo shoots and fashion shows), and more, all in Brooklyn & the NYC Garment District.
The ideal candidate should possess the following skills:
- flat / technical sketching (either Illustrator or hand)
- must have a strong knowledge of the Garment District
- ability to take direction and work independently
- fluent in Photoshop & Illustrator, and Microsoft Word & Excel
Please submit technical sketch examples along with your resume. For school credit only.
INTERNSHIP: Visual Arts
Create and develop visual displays hands on in our Flagship Store, Headquarters, and for our Web and online vehicles. Must be a versatile artist with a specialty in paper, fabric, painting, or collages. Flexible hours, 2-4 days/week, for 3-6 months. Work directly with our graphic designer, store display lead, and Creative Director to create collaborative projects that express the brand.
INTERNSHIP: Web design &/or Online marketing
Available Immediately, Summer, or Fall, PT or FT
Work closely with our Visual Manager on website edits and apps to optimize our online branding vehicles. Must have experience in coding websites, and a love for problem solving. Also could have a specialty in online marketing and analytics, or do both. School credit available.
INTERNSHIP: Marketing & PR
Available immediate or for Spring, Fall, or Winter, PT or FT
Depending on the time of year, assist in PR events like fashion parties and fashion week, celebrity and influencer relationships, and editorial coverage. Must be well versed in fashion bloggers and coverage, a problem solver, detail oriented, and great under pressure. School credit available.
Available immediately, Summer, or Fall, PT or FT
Learn the ins and outs of a small feisty independent fashion label. Assist in most aspects of operations including shipping, inventory, production, and events. If you want to see how things are done and get a feel for how a growing business operates, this is the internship for you. Must be a problem solver, easygoing but detail oriented, great under pressure, and a team player. School credit available.
Some positions are for Brooklyn HQ and some are for our Manhattan Flagship. None of these positions are remote. If you don't see a position that's right for you, but you feel strongly about creating change and our mission, please contact us anyway! We might need you on our team in the future, or on a specific project part time. Who knows? Would love to know you either way.