Here at AKOG, we are a small and diverse team with different professional backgrounds. To us, the internal culture is one of the key values of the company. It is based on respect, open-mindedness, and a pinch of humour. While we have a clear focus for the future, we think it is important not to take everything too seriously. Every employee is a valuable member of the AKOG family, as we are all pulling on the same string. This also means that from time to time everyone has to help outside of their usual tasks. It is a varied workplace, which provides an environment where everyone can grow on a professional and personal level by taking responsibility and being proactive. The following positions are currently available:

 

PROJECT MANAGER – MUNICH

JOB DESCRIPTION

Manage planning, execution, and delivery of events and special projects (textile, non-textile)
Lead project lifecycle: conception, planning, execution, closure
Coordinate with internal and external teams for seamless project integration
Develop project plans: timelines, budgets, resources, risk strategies
Organize events within quality, budget, and time standards
Primary contact for project communications
Monitor and adjust project progress
Ensure legal, contractual, and safety compliance in projects
Report project status and outcomes to leadership.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Experience in project management for at least two years
Knowledgeable about AKOG’s brand philosophy
Strong organizational and leadership skills
Effective communicator, good at team collaboration
Proficient in project management software
Adaptable in dynamic environments. Independent, proactive, accountable
Motivated, willing to learn and face challenges
Team-oriented, fostering a collaborative environment

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Application Project Manager

Marketing Manager – MUNICH/BERLIN

JOB DESCRIPTION

Coordinate with sales team and other departments to produce effective strategies
Implement strategy
Oversee all marketing campaigns
Creating marketing campaigns, activations, tools, etc.
Analyze data to evaluate the success of marketing efforts
Ensure the company is communicating the right messaging to attract prospective customers and retain existing ones
Represent the marketing team to cross-functional groups including product management, sales, or customer support
Updating senior leadership on the progress of marketing activities and reporting on the results of campaigns

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Experience in marketing department for at least two years
Strong understanding of AKOG products and brand philosophy
Ability to work flexible hours
Fluency in English is a requirement
Logistical and efficient operational thinking
Ability to work independently
Highly motivated to perform as well as to learn new skills
Reliable and pro-active
Team-player as well as having communicative and organizational competence

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Application Marketing Manager

Content / Social-Media Coordinator – MUNICH/BERLIN

JOB DESCRIPTION

Collaborate closely with the marketing manager to develop and implement content strategies for social media platforms, the company website, newsletter and other platforms
Create, curate, and manage compelling and engaging content for social media channels, the company website, and email newsletters, ensuring alignment with brand voice and marketing goals
Monitor and analyze trends in social media, web content, and email marketing to inform and adjust content strategy
Design and execute innovative social media campaigns, website updates, and newsletter editions to increase brand awareness and audience engagement.
Utilize analytics tools to regularly assess the effectiveness of content across all platforms, including website and newsletter metrics
Manage day-to-day activities for social media, website content management, and newsletter creation, including posting, responding to comments, and moderating discussions
Coordinate with various departments to gather insights, updates, and relevant content for social media, website, and newsletters
Ensure consistent and effective communication of the brand’s message across all digital platforms, maintaining a cohesive online presence
Regularly report to senior leadership on performance, insights, and strategic recommendations for social media, website content, and newsletter marketing

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Minimum of one year experience in content creation, social media management, or a related field
Strong understanding of AKOG’s brand identity, marketing objectives, and audience demographics.
Proficiency in English with exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Adaptable and flexible with the ability to navigate changing digital landscapes and trends.
Independent and proactive, capable of self-management and problem-solving in a fast-paced environment.
Highly motivated to learn, develop new skills, and stay abreast of content and social media trends.
Reliable and consistent, with a track record of meeting deadlines and producing quality content.
Team-oriented, possessing strong organizational skills and the ability to collaborate effectively
Creative and innovative, with a talent for storytelling and engaging diverse audiences through various digital platforms.

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Application Content / Social-Media Coordinator

Production Manager – Munich

JOB DESCRIPTION

Sourcing materials at fabric trade shows
Ordering fabrics and trim
Responsibility of the price-effectiveness of the production process
Creation of technical drawing
Creation of worksheets for production
Planning and managing, supervising the process of production and on-time delivery
Setting and adjusting the timelines of the production process
Coordination of fittings and communication of changes to the supplier
Ensure quality of the production goods and monitoring the product standards
Constant communication with the manufacturer during production process
Supporting the fashion shoots of the newly developed collection
Supervision of dispatching the collection
Regular trips to the production sites

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

You successfully completed studies with textile focus or gained the same proficiency through other experiences
2+ years work experience in design or product management
Great knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Excel and Zedonk
Business fluent in German and English. Italian is a plus point.
Working independently, driving to perform
Resiliency, pro-active
Team-worker, communicator and organisational talent

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Application Production Manager

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER – MUNICH

JOB DESCRIPTION

Design of digital, textile and print graphics and layouts
Development of exclusive and high quality products
Creation of marketing material including photo and video editing as well as print products

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Strong understanding of AKOG products and brand philosophy
You successfully completed studies with graphic focus or gained the same proficiency through other experiences
2+ years work experience in graphic design
Great knowledge of Adobe Suite programs
Business fluent in German and English
Working independently, driving to perform
Resiliency, pro-active
Team-worker, communicator and organisational talent

 

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Graphic Designer Application

Retail Sales Assistant – Berlin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Increasing sales and providing excellent customer service
Receive and handle deliveries
Stock management
Price and display goods for sale
Administrative duties such as processing customer transactions

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Strong understanding of AKOG products and brand philosophy
Ability to work flexible hours
Motivated, reliable, pro-active and a team-player
Previous retail experience is a must
Fluency in English is a requirement

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com.
Subject: Application Store Sales Assistant – Berlin

Student Trainee (Werkstudent) – MUNICH

JOB DESCRIPTION

Assist to online shop manager
Pack and send online orders
Manage stock precisely
Receive and handle deliveries
Answering phone and email enquires
Providing excellent customer service

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Strong understanding of AKOG products and brand philosophy
Fluency in English is a requirement
Logistical and efficient operational thinking
Ability to work independently
Ability to work flexible hours
Highly motivated to perform as well as to learn new skills
Reliable and pro-active
Team-player as well as having communicative and organisational competence

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com.
Subject: Application Student Trainee

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN – MUNICH/Berlin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Design of digital, textile and print graphics and layouts
Internship for 3 to 6 months
Contact with and acquisition of clients and producers
Support of the production team as well as the design team

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Mastering most common graphic programs and tools
Strong understanding of AKOG’s DNA, aesthetics and brand philosophy
Highly creative way of working and open-minded for new suggestions
Ability to work independently
Highly motivated to perform as well as to learn new skills
Good understanding of materials and trends
Reliable and pro-active team-player
Communicative and organisational competence
Fluent in both German and English

Please send your application including portfolio to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Graphic Designer Application

DESIGN INTERN – Munich

Job description

Internship for 3 to 6 months
Development of samples and beyond
Development of manufacturing solutions
Support in fittings
Support of production team
Support of logistics
Research

The ideal candidate

Design or product development student or graduate
Ability to work independently
Highly motivated to perform as well as to learn new skills
Existing know-how of craftsmanship
Good understanding of materials and trends
Reliable and pro-active
Team-player as well as having communicative and organisational competence

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Design Intern Application