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  • Fashion, Non-Profit
  • Lima, OH
  • 2014

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About Krochet Kids Intl.: 

Krochet Kids intl. is a cause-driven lifestyle brand that is working to empower people to rise above poverty. With current programs in Northern Uganda and Peru, the organization enacts economic development programs to create unique, hand signed products, allowing each customer to know the person behind their product and the impact it is making.

Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment: 

At Krochet Kids international we are always on the lookout for new energy and support for our work. Interns play a key role in helping us further what we do as an organization and in expanding our ability to fulfill our mission: to empower people to rise above poverty.

Responsibilities:
-­‐ Quality Control: (80% of workload)
o Check all products for quality in one of two areas (you will be
trained):
! Knit: Hats, gloves, scarves, headbands, ties, & apparel or
accessory panels
! Cut & Sew: tailored hats, headbands, ties, bags, tech cases, &
apparel
o Clearly articulate needed changes to knitter/sewer to achieve quality.
(You will be trained).
o Ensure the collection and accounting of weekly production
o Fulfill Quality Reporting Requirements
-­‐ Production Special Operations: (20% of workload)
o Assist the Production Manager in areas including, but not limited to: ! Knit inventory management & payroll
! Product development of knit goods
! Cut & Sew quality revision, systems & inventory management ! Post-­‐Production organization & accounting
o Participate in the import / export and procurement processes.
o Learn what it takes to manage a business in a developing nation at US
standards.

The ideal candidate will have a positive attitude, strong interpersonal and organizational skills, proven strong self-­‐initiative, ability to problem solve independently, and an interest in our products as well as quality-­‐control procedures. Furthermore, the individual will have interest in production management, procurement, and/or logistics. Ideally, the candidate will have some knowledge of Spanish and international travel experience.

Please visit our website for more information on Krochet Kids Intl. and the change we are making in the world at http://www.krochetkids.org

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Benefits & Perks: 

Interns at Krochet Kids Intl. get a behind-the-scenes look at nonprofit/social enterprise work on every level, and are crucial to what we do. We love our interns! By working at Krochet Kids Uganda, you get a first hand look at the deep impact we are making by working with our ladies, and you get to spend sixth months in beautiful, urban Peru!

Hours Required: 
Full-Time