Slumlove Sweater Company is looking for an energetic, hardworking, fashion-loving individual ready to join our team and help push this small business to the next level! We are a fashion company dedicated to making stylish clothing while providing jobs + resources for people living in one of the world's largest slums. 

We are looking for an intern who can lend a hand in every aspect of our business! You'll be doing day-to-day tasks like fulfilling orders and posting on social media, as well as helping out with larger scale events like photo shoots + trade shows!

Interest in fashion + humanitarian work is a must. 



- help manage all social media outlets (Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)

- write occasional blog posts for the Slumlove website

- help in planning photo shoots + events and assist on location

- perform day-to-day activities (packing + shipping orders, picking up supplies, etc.) 



- how to run a small business

- the ins and outs of the fashion industry

- branding + marketing



- must be a current student or recent graduate living in Austin, Texas

- flexible schedule, available 10-15 hours a week

- reliable + punctual 

- knowledge of social media

- interest + passion for fashion 

- interest + passion in humanitarian work + social justice

- hardworking + motivated



- sewing skills

- photography skills 

- photoshop/graphic design skills


This internship will begin early September and go through mid-December. It is unpaid, but school credit is available. If you think you are a good candidate, please send your resume and cover letter to 

Applications will be accepted until July 31, and interviews will begin shortly after. 

May 28, 2014 by Ava Darnell