Fashion Designer Intern -Couture

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Ermenegildo Zegna is the worldwide leader in luxury menswear.

Position's Scope

For our HQ in Milan, we are looking for a motivated and talented Fashion Designer Intern to join our Couture Team.

This is a unique opportunity to work alongside industry leaders and gain hands-on experience, actively participating in the creation and realisation of Zegna’s Couture collection. You will be working in a dynamic and high-energy environment and have the opportunity to see how creativity, passion and excellence underlie everything we do.


Job Responsibilities

As a Fashion Designer Intern you will have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in creative research for upcoming collections identifying the trends direction for the upcoming seasons;
  • Draw and correct freehand sketches suitable for the customer profile demonstrating a clear understanding of the core/target customer and maintaining design integrity;
  • Convert freehand sketches to digital drawings by using the Adobe creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc…);
  • Make detailed technical drawings and renderings;
  • Attend fit sessions for graphic clothing in order to communicate garment fit requirements;
  • Provide general assistance to Design Office supporting the shooting sessions and organizing design meetings.

Candidate's Profile

We are looking for someone with the following profile:

  • Excellent sketching and hand illustration skills;
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (with top priority on Illustrator and Photoshop);
  • Familiarity with color indexing;
  • Ability to work under pressure and on tight deadlines;
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills;
  • Attention to details;
  • Sensibility to luxury and design.
  • Fluent in English, other languages as a plus