Copywriting Internship (Spring)

Location: Richmond, VA

Type: Internship

Min. Experience: Student (College)

We’re seeking a Copywriting Intern who will provide accurate measurements and descriptions of products. In addition, under mentorship, the intern will assist in the creation and development of writing compelling and meaningful product descriptions in accordance with Need Supply Co.’s tone and brand guidelines. The ideal intern candidate is passionate about the fashion industry, current with style trends, loves to write, and has strong time management skills.


  • Assist with writing product copy for apparel and accessories, including measuring garments
  • Research brands and assist with brand bios for website
  • Relate “Worn With” items on website
  • Assist in research for copywriting brand book

Skills and Characteristics:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong writing skills
  • Able to take direction accordingly
  • Passionate about fashion and the retail industry

 Education and Interests:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in English, Creative Writing or something similar
  • A strong interest in Fashion and Apparel


Educational Benefits: The intern will gain insight and mentorship in the areas of branding, site content, copywriting, and garment descriptions. This is the perfect opportunity for college students seeking qualified internship experience in exchange for class credit(s) at their University.

Internship Timeframe:

Spring, 2017 for 12 weeks (February through May timeframe); approximately 20 hours per week


Need Supply Co. is an established and fast growing apparel company based in Richmond, Virginia, a city which consistently ranks among the “Best Places to Live and Work in America.”  We opened in 1996 selling a unique collection of vintage pieces. Over the past decade, our selection has evolved to become a well-edited assortment of contemporary designers and independent labels from the U.S. and abroad. GQ Magazine called us “The Best E-Commerce on the Web.”

Our Values:

Responsibility, Creativity, Simplicity, Integrity, Effectiveness, Passion, Respect, Fun, Curiosity

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