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The British Fashion Council (BFC) is a not-for-profit organisation that aims to further the interests of the British fashion industry and its designer businesses by harnessing and sharing collective knowledge, experience and resources of the sector. Formed in 1983, the BFC is funded by industry patrons, commercial sponsors, and the government including the Mayor of London and the ERDF. It leads the industry through creative influence and is strategically repositioning British fashion in the global fashion economy. 

The BFC encourages a culture which empowers, values, nurtures, supports and rewards its employees and promotes a positive environment with a focus on team collaboration and open communication. 

The BFC is committed to being an Equal Opportunities Employer.

BFC salaries are part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). This is due to the BFC being a recipient of ERDF funds and as such employees are required to keep a record, via monthly timesheets, of the work undertaken relating to ERDF funded activities.

Closing date Job Title Summary
Monday 25th February 2019 Senior Talent Initiatives & Education Executive The BFC is looking for a Senior Talent Initiatives & Education Executive to support the delivery and development of the BFC’s talent and education initiatives. This includes working closely with fashion educators and partners to curate and deliver student initiatives such as competitions and events, with extensive liaison with industry to garner participation in events and masterclasses and find sponsorship opportunities. You will be a graduate with 2 + years’ experience in fashion, events or careers/education or a charity.
Monday 25th February 2019 Talent Initiatives & Education Assistant The BFC is looking for an Assistant for the Talent Initiatives & Education team, which oversees the operations of charities that support talent in the industry. The role will assist in the delivery of events and student competitions as well as initiatives.  You will be a graduate with experience in fashion, events, or careers/education, or a charity.
Thursday 14th February 2019 Designer Relations & Membership Executive The Designer Relations & Membership Department is looking for an ambitious and highly-motivated Executive to support the Designers Relations and Membership Manager. Delivering and supporting the team in curating the London Fashion Week and London Fashion Week Men’s catwalk, presentation, events schedules. Nurturing new and existing designer and PR relationships; working closely with the communications department on designer communications; assisting with the NEWGEN initiative, working closely with, and supporting Business Development team.
Monday 25th March 2019 Designer Relations Student Placement The Designer Relations Department is looking for an ambitious and highly-motivated Student Work Placement Assistant to provide administrative support to the department to deliver initiatives and events across the year. The Assistant will work with the Designer Relations Team to deliver the BFC’s membership programme and schedules for London Fashion Week and London Fashion Week Men’s; organise initiative judging days; build and maintain existing designer relationships; and liaise with the different departments within the BFC to ensure deadlines are met.

The role is integral to the BFC for industry relations and engagement.
 
Friday 15th February 2019 Government Relations Executive The BFC is looking for a Government Relations Executive to support the delivery of government funded projects, ensuring finance,  outputs and procurement compliance. We are seeking a graduate with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in grants/funding, and ideally knowledge of European funding.
Friday 30th March 2019 Digital Marketing Student Placement The BFC is looking for an enthusiastic student placement to support the Marketing Department in all online and mobile activity.
Wednesday 27th February 2019 PR Student Placement The BFC is looking for an enthusiastic student placement to support the PR department and help ensure it delivers its yearly PR strategy and seasonal event targets.
Friday 30th March 2019 Marketing Student Placement The BFC is looking for an enthusiastic student placement to support the Marketing Department, assisting with creative campaigns, branding, photography and ad hoc requirements.
Monday 4th February 2019 Marketing Executive

The BFC is looking for a Marketing Executive to join the Communications team helping to execute the global marketing strategy across the company’s full portfolio of projects, events and initiatives; including London Fashion Week, London Fashion Week Men’s, London Fashion Week Festival and The Fashion Awards.