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Work With FME Apparel!

We are looking for a Junior Studio and Sales Assistant to join our Melbourne team, working from our Abbotsford studio store.

This is a Permanent Part-time position—the successful candidate must be available to work 2-3 days across the week and weekend (days flexible) with a minimum of 15 hours.

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 year’s experience working in a creative business environment.  Further education or training in  the fashion industry would be a bonus, but not essential. We are looking for someone who possesses exceptional customer service skills, a keen eye for detail and who can work independently.

About Us

FME is an independent clothing label focussed on creating refined comfort-wear locally in Melbourne.  We produce garments in small, thoughtful runs with a strong emphasis on high-quality and organic fabrics.  FME ensure a beautiful, ethical product. A truly independent alternative to high-street fashion.


The Role

As junior studio and sales assistant, you will be responsible for retail sales and the management of inventory, stocktake and e-commerce. You will also have the opportunity to assist our production coordinator in the behind the scenes running of our incoming and outgoing production. The role will require:

  • Customer service - both within the retail space and online

  • Packing and shipping retail and wholesale orders

  • Liaise with suppliers regarding delivery

  • Assisting with the management of fabrics and materials for production

  • Stock inventory and office supplies management

  • Potential to assist with management of the label’s social media platforms


About you

To be successful in this role you will require:

Administrative and organisational skills:

 - Administration or office management experience

 - Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to multi-task

  • Ability to work independently and manage your own timelines with respect to small projects and task lists

  • Knowledge of our brand, ethos and philosophy

- Driver’s licence desirable but not required


Personal skills:

 - Motivation and a love of learning

 - The ability to thrive in a fun and fast-paced environment

 - Professional and flexible attitude


In return you will receive:

- A unique experience working with an independent, Melbourne label

- A view of the inner workings of our creative studio

- Staff discounts on stock

- Wage, annual and sick leave in line with award rates.

*please note this is NOT a design role.

If you think you would be a good fit within the FME team, please email through your resume with an outline as to why you would be suitable for the role, along with an explanation as to why you love FME.

Send to: careers@fme-apparel.com.au

Application close August 23rd 2019.