Burberry and DDFC Internship

Internship opportunity for young Emirati women at Burberry’s global headquarters in London.

DDFC and Burberry are joining efforts to award selected DDFC members to engage in an exclusive two-week internship opportunity at Burberry’s headquarters in London.

The programme’s objective is to enable female Emirati aspiring designers to gain first-hand experience of a global luxury fashion brand and a FTSE 100 listed company. The opportunity will allow selected candidates to work and develop their skills across Burberry’s design, merchandising and marketing departments.

Programme duration: 2 weeks

Who can apply?

To be considered to this opportunity, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Nationality: Emirati
  • Gender: Female
  • Age: 20-25
  • Experience: Applicants must be 2nd or 3rd year university students currently enrolled in a Fashion and/or Design programme.
  • DDFC Member – Student category (this opportunity is exclusive to DDFC members).
  • Candidate must be able to travel to London in December 2017 (dates TBD).

How to apply?

Interested candidates must submit the following documents to Internships@ddfc.ae :

  • CV
  • Portfolio

Shortlisted candidates will take part in a round of interviews with Burberry, who will decide on the selected candidates.

Application deadline: November 4th, 2017

About the position

Selected candidates will be supporting Burberry professionals in a range of daily activities in the Design, Marketing and Merchandising departments. The internship is aimed at providing aspiring fashion designers an all-encompassing understanding, as well as hands-on experience across key business verticals of Burberry.

DDFC will offer selected candidates travel tickets and accommodations for the duration of the internship (two weeks).