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 humor. While we have a clear focus for the future, we think it is important not to take everything too serious. 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 available at the moment:

 

WEBSHOP MANAGER – Munich

JOB DESCRIPTION

Driving sales performance of the webshop
Providing insights on customer shopping trends to support assortment selection and identify assortment gaps
Manage webshop and customer service team
Pack and send online orders
Providing excellent customer service
Manage stock precisely
Providing analysis and reporting on metrics such as weekly/monthly sales 
Ensure good communication between webshop and retail stores
Receive and handle deliveries
Answering phone and email enquires

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Strong understanding of AKOG products and brand philosophy
Strong logistical and organisational skills
Strong analytical knowledge
Ability to work flexible hours
Fluency in German and English is a requirement
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 organisational competence

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

Customer Service Assistant – Munich

JOB DESCRIPTION

Assist to online shop manager
Handling enquiries from customers over the phone and online
Generating sales, processing returns, and issuing receipts
Providing excellent customer service
Communicating between the production team and customer
Improving customer service procedures and policies
Pack and send online orders
Manage stock precisely
Receive and handle deliveries

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

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: Customer Service Assistant

Product Manager – Munich

JOB DESCRIPTION

Ideation and Development of collection
Obtaining trend information
Sourcing materials at fabric trade shows
Creation of technical drawings
Constant communication with the manufacturer during sample development and production process
Creation of Worksheets for samples and the following production
Supervision of production and orders
Managing on-time production and delivery of sample collection
Supporting the fashion shoots of the newly developed collection
Ensure quality of samples
Supervision of dispatching the collection

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

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

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

Operations Intern – Munich

JOB DESCRIPTION

Starting January 2023
Internship for 3 to 6 months
Diving into the operations of
– ecommerce (order processing, stock management, sales report, etc.)
– logistics (shipping organisation for ecommerce and wholesale)
– quality control (checking products, learning quality standards, etc.)
Support the different teams

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

Student or graduate with textile background
Team-player as well as having communicative and organisational competence
Ability to work independently
Highly motivated to perform as well as to learn new skills
Reliable and pro-active

Please send your application to careers@akindofguise.com with the following subject: Operations Internship

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

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