Join the monsak team

monsak is a growing Amsterdam based bag brand founded in 2014 by Margriet Meijer. We make bags of sustainable leather in our own beautiful atelier overlooking Rembrandtpark in Amsterdam-West. Will you join the monsak team?

 

See our job openings below.

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Workshop supervisor

We are looking for a workshop supervisor for our workshops. We offer a workshop mini (max. 4 participants), workshop maxi (max. 3 participants) and no-sew workshops (6 to 12 participants). You will guide them step by step in the making process so that everyone proudly goes home with a cool handmade bag.

Main activities

• Approximately 4 to 8 hours a week, on Saturdays
• Help with material selection
• Help with cutting pattern pieces
• Explain how to use the leather sewing machines
• Possibly take photos during workshops for social media

Requirements

• You are social and you enjoy teaching people new things
• You are proactive and take responsibility
• You are patient, enthusiastic and know how to motivate people
• You have a problem-solving attitude
• You take responsibility and can work independently
• You have strong communication skills and you have an excellent command of the Dutch & English language
• Experience with stitching is a must, we teach you the tricks of the trade

What we offer

• A fun, inspiring part time job at a beautiful location in Amsterdam West

Apply

• Freelancers, students, starters, seniors and everyone in between is welcome to apply
• Mail your resume + motivation to [email protected]

Internship

monsak is a growing Amsterdam based bag brand and is always looking for interns wanting to gain work experience in our beautiful atelier overlooking Rembrandtpark in Amsterdam-West.

You will get the opportunity to be a part of a young and energetic company and will be able to learn all sides of the craft and business.

 

 

See our internship positions down below.

Marketing and communication intern (HBO)

We are looking for an enthusiastic student with an affinity for sustainable fashion, (online)marketing and e-commerce, who will assist and work on building our brand by generating content for our social media channels, e-mail marketing and PR.

Main activities

  • Executing the (online) marketing strategy in collaboration with the owner, the freelance marketeer and the photographer
  • Creating new content for our marketing campagnes on our social media channels, the website and newsletter
  • Managing the monsak social media channels
  • PR activities

Requirements

  • You are proactive and will bring new ideas and projects to the table
  • You have strong communication skills and are fluent in Dutch and English
  • You are open-minded, a problem solver and you like to learn new skills
  • You are creative, digital savvy and know how to optimise the social media channels.
  • Affinity with fashion, (online)marketing, e-commerce and PR
  • Education: HBO or WO in marketing, communications and/or public relations
  • Basic knowledge of Photoshop is preferred
  • You need to own a laptop
  • You are available for a minimum of 5 months for 4 to 5 days per week

What we offer

  • An active role as a marketing and communications intern; you are not hired to order and bring us coffee
  • You will get a lot of responsibilities and the opportunity to develop your skills and grow
  • To be a part of a young, ambitious and driven team
  • The chance to learn, grow and develop your skills
  • Discount on monsak products
  • An intern compensation of a €100 per month
  • A workspace in our beautiful atelier overlooking the park in Amsterdam-West

Apply

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All-round atelier intern (HBO)

We are looking for an enthusiastic student with an affinity for sustainable fashion, and who will help us with all the activities needed to run a leather bags label.

Main activities

  • Making bags and accessories in our studio
  • Welcome customers in our atelier
  • Help work on the social media channels and the monsak website
  • Assistant to the photographer and edit photos in collaboration with the photographer
  • First contact point for the monsak retailers, communications and delivering bags to stores

Requirements

  • You are proactive and like to take charge
  • You have strong communication skills and are fluent in Dutch and English
  • You are open-minded, a problem solver and you like to learn new skills
  • Affinity with fashion, craftsmanship and sustainability
  • Interested and/or experienced in stitching (clothing)
  • Education: HBO or WO, textile/fashion
  • Basic knowledge of Photoshop is preferred
  • You need to own a laptop
  • You are available for a minimum of 5 months for 4 to 5 days per week

What we offer

  • An active role as a allround atelier intern; you are not hired to order and bring us coffee
  • You will get a lot of responsibilities and the opportunity to develop your skills and grow
  • To be a part of a young, ambitious and driven team
  • The chance to learn, grow and develop your skills
  • Discount on monsak products
  • An intern compensation of a €100 per month
  • A workspace in our beautiful atelier overlooking the park in Amsterdam-West

Apply