Sundar, Inc Remote (New York)
Jan 07, 2020Early Career (0-3 years)
SUNDAR, a digital innovator in fashion, dedicated to supporting ethical and eco fashion and improvements for people in global supply chains, is seeking a versatile and action-orientated Intern to work in partnership with the CEO and sustainability thought-leaders. You will be working with our founders, and operations, business development and product teams cross-functionally to drive the next stage of growth in our sustainability strategy across products and innovative technologies. This is a powerful opportunity to help design, execute and scale a strong commercial and impact-driven vision and mission for the trillion-dollar apparel industry. SUNDAR is a pedigree, venture-backed early-stage tech company, founded at MIT, and operating at the intersection of B2B, supply chains, fashion and sustainability. Essential Responsibilities • Develop materials to support current and future projects (i.e. dashboards, communications, workflows, presentations, databases etc.). • Curate social media content to engage Fashion Designers and sourcing teams around Sustainability and ethical fashion issues such as ending Modern Slavery • Work on research and organisation regarding international regulations, processes and standards for environmental sustainability and global labour standards social compliance in the fashion supply chain. • Assist with research, data analysis, development and execution of company projects and roadmaps. • Act as day-to-day support on team’s initiatives. • Respond to ad-hoc requests for internal and/or external customers to ensure alignment of projects and programs. Key Attributes • A passion for ethical and sustainable fashion with fashion sector industry knowledge. • Results-oriented, forward-thinking, confident undergraduate or graduate student. • An undergraduate or graduate from concentration on or exposure to Sustainability or CSR or global human rights curriculum. • The ability to use all usual Microsoft office packages efficiently. • Excellent knowledge of excel. • Interest or experience in social media such as Instagram and Twitter, and using tools such as Canva and Buffer • The ability to research and collate data and information for accurate reporting. • The ability to write a great email of a standard suitable to release to the whole company, a customer or a supplier. Key Benefits • Exposure to practises of and contacts in leading global fashion retail businesses • Coaching and support from fashion sustainability experts • A chance to work on an Omidyar funded project to educate toward ending modern slavery • Flexible work hours around your schedule • The ability to work from home if necessary • Consideration for a formal job inline with company growth and your career progression and/or positive references for work well done To set up a time to chat and learn more, please contact Jag Gill at firstname.lastname@example.org .