Kering Group Operations is the Kering Group division that provides the smartest solutions for our cross-brands services. In particular, the Ready to Wear (RTW) Business Unit is dedicated to the product development and the production of the RTW collections for most of our brands, creating and manufacturing them like pieces of art with the highest attention to detail. As part of the global luxury group Kering, we are committed to ‘empowering imagination’ in a sustainable manner and encouraging our employees to flourish. Join our passionate journey and fulfil your potential and creativity.
We are currently seeking a Sustainable Material Intern who will work in the Material Innovation Lab (MIL) as part of our dynamic team in Novara
You will be an integral part of the Material Innovation Lab (MIL). MIL is a shared service center for Kering Brands. As part of our team you will provide knowledge and technical support on sustainable materials (fabrics, fibers, leatherwear, fur and accessories) to the Brands. The scope of work includes creating an up to date collection of innovative and sustainable materials (the ‘library’), strategic support to integrate sustainable materials into products and technical support to define and identify sustainable materials.
How you will contribute
Contribute to identify sustainable materials (including sources of sustainable raw materials) as appropriate to brands
Support the team to develop communication materials around sustainable materials and processes
Support the team to help brands with technical expertise and information on sustainable materials
Assist in the design and manage projects including ongoing monitoring and evaluation
Who you are
A College or University graduate in business management, environmental science or sustainability
Knowledgeable of the latest fabric trends, developments and innovations
Curious about technical aspects
Organized and able to plan your work efficiently
An excellent communicator, cooperative and flexible one
Adaptable to a multicultural context
Fluent in Italian and English, both written and spoken
Why work with us?
This is a fabulous opportunity to join the Kering adventure and and to actively contribute to the development of the business by becoming part of a thriving Material Innovation Lab in a global Luxury Group that offers endless possibilities to learn and grow. Talent development is a managerial principle at Kering and we are committed to fostering internal mobility. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
Student (Fixed Term) (Trainee)
Kering Fashion Operations S.r.l.