Careers

All positions advertised below are full-time and based in Berlin.

Fabric & Trims Developer

032c Readytowear is looking for a Fabric & Trims Developer to join the team. In this role you will be in charge of the sourcing, development, and purchasing of all raw material components within the 032c Readytowear collections. You will be engaged along the full process, ensuring that the creative and commercial vision is translated into the right material choices. Start date: ASAP.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to

  • Responsible for the material creation process of fabrics, prints, embroideries, trimmings and components
  • Seasonal research, development and presentation to the design team of new concepts within trims and fabrics
  • Building and maintaining effective relationships with vendors, developing a strong working knowledge of vendor capability and availability to meet demands
  • Set and implement the raw materials seasonal planning in collaboration with the design and production teams. Ordering and delivering raw materials on time, ensuring that deadlines are adhered to and followed-up upon.
  • Responsible for ensuring functionality and that products are fit for purpose to the product, brand and customer. This includes ongoing risk assessment and quality testing during the development process and production preparations.
  • Guarantee design developments and material selections align with the material range plan, set budgets and price targets.

Desired qualifications

  • Academic degree, from a textile education and/or fashion school
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience within the fabric and trim department, preferably in an international high-end fashion environment
  • Strong communication skills in written and spoken English, Italian is a plus

INTERESTED?

To be considered for this position, please send a CV, cover letter and a portfolio with work samples to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “Fabric & Trims Developer”. Please include your earliest possible start date.

Senior Product Manager Wovens & Leather

Seeking skilled and experienced Product Manager to join our dynamic 032c Readytowear development & production team that translates design ideas into product.

Reporting to the Head of Production, you will be based at the 032c Studio in Berlin and may have commitments that require regular traveling to suppliers.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to

  • Responsible for development and production of 032c woven and leather garments across womenswear and menswear from initial sketch through to delivery in-store, ensuring quality, aesthetics and price meets expectations

Development

  • Develop collections in close collaboration with Design team
  • Act as the technical partner for design, attending fittings, providing feedback on technical feasibility, brainstorming ideas and solutions to ensure the design vision is translated into product
  • Follow development critical path from first concept meeting through to SMS shipment within the allocated deadlines. Identifying, calling out and making recommendations to mitigate any risks/challenges identified at all stages
  • Decide on factory allocations in collaboration with Head of Production to achieve the highest possible standard of make while keeping target CMT and FOB prices
  • Evaluate and negotiate on supplier prices to reach desired target margins for each category
  • Responsible for the product data input and continuous updates in internal systems

Production

  • Plan and follow-up seasonal bulk production to keep in-store deadlines while achieving the company objectives for quality and cost
  • Perform occasional production checks on-site at suppliers
  • Coordinate delivery dates and maintain close collaboration with warehouse for product deliveries

Relationships

  • Manage and develop Junior Product Manager
  • Build and maintain a close working partnership with Design, Raw Material and Pattern teams
  • Responsible for communication and building relationships with garment and material suppliers
  • Travel to suppliers to ensure smooth and timely development and production processes

Desired qualifications

  • Academic degree, from business school and/or fashion textile education
  • Minimum 5 years experience in a product development or production role, preferably in an international high-end fashion environment
  • Efficient, organized and excellent time management skills
  • An action-oriented attitude with a proactive approach to problem-solving and decision making
  • Detail-oriented with strong follow-through
  • Good costing and negotiating skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships both internally and externally
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Highly proficient in MS Office applications, particularly Excel
  • Good knowledge of Adobe Suite

What we offer:

  • Good development opportunities within one of the most successful German fashion companies
  • A pleasant, familiar and energetic work atmosphere in a team of motivated, dynamic & committed colleagues
  • A culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback

INTERESTED?

To be considered for this position, please send a CV and cover letter to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “Senior Product Manager Woven & Leather.” Please include your earliest possible start date.

RTW Designer

032c Readytowear seeks a talented and savvy RTW designer to join our growing design team in Berlin. Successful candidates will reflect both sense of the zeitgeist and commercial cunning in their designs and product strategy.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to

  • Sourcing and presenting creative research for the seasonal RTW collection, special projects / drops, and runway shows
  • Contributing to the development of the collection themes and the color range of the collection in close collaboration with the Creative Director and Head of Design
  • Hand sketching to illustrate first design ideas and silhouettes
  • Creating complete, detailed, and thought-through tech packs for handover to product development and suppliers
  • Overseeing and organising design and fitting sessions, providing proactive and focused input to ensure further sampling processes run smoothly, and keeping collection boards and style overviews up to date
  • Being aware of seasonal planning and actively working towards meeting collection deadlines

Desired qualifications

  • Academic degree within design and/or fine arts
  • Minimum 4 years' experience as a designer, preferably in an international high-end fashion environment
  • Strong research and creative conceptualization skills
  • High technical expertise within garment construction, including diverse knowledge of pattern development, finishings, and garment treatment techniques
  • Proficient with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and MS Office

INTERESTED?

To be considered for this position, please send a CV, cover letter and a portfolio with work samples to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “RTW Designer”. Please include your earliest possible start date.

Atelier & Pattern Internship

As an intern in the Atelier and Pattern department at 032c Readytowear you will work closely together with our ambitious and dedicated creative pattern makers and designers, assisting them in their day-to-day needs.

Candidates for this internship position must be be available for a minimum of 6 months, beginning March, 2023.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to

  • Assist the pattern and atelier team with the day-to-day needs, and participate in the development of the shapes and silhouettes of the collection
  • Support with research, update collection boards and atelier overviews
  • Communicate and work closely with the different departments as well as local ateliers
  • Sourcing of local fabrics and trims in Berlin for in-house developments
  • Assisting pattern makers during product fittings,work on alterations on patterns as well as first pattern developments
  • Digitising patterns, tracing of vintage references
  • Support with stitching toiles, test fabrics & interlinings, make stitch trials, prepare finishing mock ups, stitch final prototypes for fittings

Desired qualifications

  • A student/graduate in pattern making or fashion design education
  • Strong technical knowledge and interest in pattern making and garment finishings
  • Excellent sewing skills on industrial machines
  • Knowhow of specific finishing techniques and finishing’s for each product category
  • Knowledge of digital pattern software is a merit
  • Strong interest and motivation to create high end collections; a keen eye for detail
  • Good communication skills in written and spoken English
  • Solve problems with a high degree of autonomy

INTERESTED?

To be considered for this position, please send a CV, cover letter and a small portfolio with work samples to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “Atelier & Pattern Intern”.

Fashion Design Internship


032c Readytowear is looking for a Fashion Design Intern to join the team. In this role you will be responsible for assisting the designers in creating new designs starting from initial research and development through to the final collection.
Candidates must be available for a minimum of 6 months, beginning February 2023.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Assisting the design team with the day-to-day needs and participating in the development of the entire creative design process
  • Supporting with research and picture databases, updating collection boards and style overviews
  • Assisting the design team in fitting sessions, preparing presentations and setting up meetings
  • Setting up and maintaining technical packages for development, i.e. technical sketches, detail drawings, and product descriptions
  • Creating Photoshop mock-ups, i.e. color-ups
  • Developing first graphic artworks as well as branding suggestions in Illustrator
    and Photoshop


Desired qualifications

  • A student/graduate in fashion/textile design or graphic design
  • Adobe suite skills are a must, with the ability to use Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign to a high standard
  • Thorough knowledge of fashion history and archetypes
  • Knowledge of garment construction and specific finishing techniques that can be translated in detailed technical sketches and illustrations

INTERESTED?

To be considered for this position, please send a CV, cover letter and a small portfolio to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “Fashion Design Internship Application”.

Production Management Intern / Working Student, Readytowear

032c seeks a production management intern to support our team for 6 months starting from March 1st 2023.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the Product Manager in the quality management
  • Monitoring of production processes and ensuring delivery dates
  • Coordination and control of operational activities
  • Communication with suppliers
  • General tasks around the 032c fashion label

Requirements:

  • Ability to work collaboratively on a team under tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Friendly and reliable with great communication skills
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite, and a knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
  • Proficient English skills
  • Completed or working towards a degree in production management, clothing technology or textile technology

What we offer:

  • Insight into 032c cosmos - a lifestyle brand including a fashion label
  • A pleasant work atmosphere on a team of motivated, dynamic & committed colleagues
  • A chance to develop a varied range of skills

INTERESTED?

To be considered for this position, please send a CV and cover letter to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “Intern Production Management”.

Editorial Intern

Requirements:

  • A strong writer
  • An enthusiastic reader
  • An efficient and polite communicator
  • A detail-oriented online and archival researcher
  • As enthusiastic about popular culture as they are about political discourse, and they must be competent and interested in the acquisition, production, and assessment of both text and images
  • Extremely agile when it comes to new technologies and extremely curious about the past
  • Experienced in print and web publishing
  • Interested and experienced in a creative or cultural field

Editorial interns are recruited on a rolling basis for periods of 3 – 6 months, subject to need and availability.

INTERESTED?

To be considered for this position, please send a CV, cover letter and a brief writing sample (max. 800 words) to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “Editorial Intern Application”. Please include your earliest possible start date.

(Junior) Project Accountant / Controller (60-100%)

Für unser Wachstum in Deutschland und international suchen wir Unterstützung von einem (Junior) Project Accountant / Controller (60-100%):

Zu Deinen Aufgaben gehört:

  • Ansprechpartner:in im Bereich Rechnungswesen
  • Mithilfe bei der Einführung und Etablierung eines digitalen Rechnungsmanagements
  • Eigenverantwortliche Erfassung der Geschäftsvorfälle
  • Verantwortung für den gesamten Zahlungsverkehr inkl. Management der Buchungen
  • Vorbereitung der monatlichen Gehaltsabrechnungen (externe Erstellung)
  • Vorbereitung von Monats- und Jahresabschlüssen (EUR)
  • Anforderungs- und termingerechte Erstellung von Projekt(zwischen)-abrechnungen in verschiedenen Währungen
  • Koordination und Kontrolle des Belegflusses und der finanziellen Berichte von lokalen Projektpartnern im Ausland
  • Zeitnahes Projektbudget-Controlling nach dem 4-Augen-Prinzip (monatlich bzw. quartalsweise)
  • Unterstützung der Projektverantwortlichen bei der Eingabe von Projekten sowie bei Quartals-Budgetierungen
  • Selbstständige Betreuung des Forderungsmanagements
  • Optional: Aufgaben im Controlling und in der Assistenz der Kaufmännischen Leitung (z.B. Erstellen von Arbeitsverträgen/Zusatzvereinbarungen zu bestehenden Verträgen, Unterstützung im Beschaffungsmanagement)

    Was die Aufgabe bietet:
  • Sehr hohe Flexibilität
    • arbeiten zwischen Büro und Deinem Wunschort
    • große Freiheit bei der Zeiteinteilung
  • Ausstattung mit mobilem Office
  • Immer einen Ansprechpartner
  • Regelmäßige Treffen für
    • Austausch
    • Training/Coaching
    • Deinen Input, wie wir besser werden können / was wir verändern sollen
  • Möglichkeit zu lernen und Fehler zu machen
  • Arbeiten in einer Startup Atmosphäre ohne das Risiko, ob es uns morgen noch gibt

    Das bringst Du mit:
  • hohe Eigenmotivation
  • Lust mit zu machen und zu gestalten
  • Genaue und selbstständige Arbeitsweise sowie vertiefte Buchhaltungskenntnisse
  • Kaufmännische Ausbildung mit Fachausweis als Buchhalter, Treuhänder oder FH-Abschluss
  • 1-2 Jahre Controlling- oder Buchhaltungserfahrung von Vorteil
  • Sehr gute Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift
  • Sehr gute Excelkenntnisse
  • Ideal: Ausbildung zum Buchhalter, Steuerfachangestellten oder eine andere
    kaufmännische Ausbildung
  • Von Vorteil: Erfahrung mit DATEV oder vergleichbaren Programmen
  • Engagierte Persönlichkeit mit Teamgeist
  • Du denkst mit und bringst aktiv Ideen zur Prozessoptimierung ein

INTERESSE?

Bitte sende eine kurze Mail mit dem Betreff “Accountant” an utter@032c.com inkl. CV, frühestes Startdatum und Gehaltswunsch.
Wir freuen uns auf Dich!

032c Sales Associate (working student/intern)


Support our retail manager in achieving a store environment that fosters creativity, and upholds the 032c’s philosophy. For this position you need to be available for a minimum of 3 days per week (Thu - Sat, approx. 20 hours). Start: ASAP.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to

  • Deliver a positive, friendly experience by engaging the customer through
    conversation and excellent service
  • Provide a store experience that reflects the company’s shop standards
  • Demonstrate proficiency in job knowledge (i.e. tills, and fitting room guidelines)
  • Replenish stock and maintain high standards of merchandise and product
    presentation
  • Develop and maintain good product knowledge and exhibit a familiarity with
    current product and trend awareness
  • Execute general customer requirements and operating procedures

Desired Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Previous experience in a retail environment – not a must
  • Awareness of the 032c brand and its appeal to the local market
  • Motivated team player with a common goal
  • Interested in fashion
  • Strong communication skills
  • Fluent in German and English (mandatory)


What we offer:

  • Insight into one of the most successful German fashion companies
  • A pleasant, familiar and energetic work atmosphere in a team of motivated,
    dynamic & committed colleagues
  • A culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback
  • Fair payment

INTERESTED? To be considered for this position, please send a CV and cover letter to czichos@032c.com with the subject line “Sales Associate”. Please include your earliest possible start date and your available days/week.