Join Our Team

Are you passionate about fashion, people, and the planet? At TalkingFashion, we believe in the transformative power of fashion to create positive change. Our mission is to blend sustainable retail, fashion education, and community empowerment, and we invite you to join us in this exciting journey. By becoming part of our team, you'll help us shape a more sustainable future, support educational programs at Columbus Fashion Academy, and empower underserved communities.

Internship Opportunities

We offer a variety of internship opportunities, available in-person, hybrid, or virtually, across several fields:

  • Fashion Design: Help create unique, sustainable fashion pieces that tell a story.
  • Graphic Design: Use your creativity to develop visually stunning and impactful designs.
  • Social Media: Engage with our community and spread our message of sustainability and empowerment.
  • Creative Writing: Craft compelling narratives that highlight our mission and values.
  • Photography: Capture the essence of our fashion pieces and events with your lens (or work virtually editing images)
  • Videography: Tell our story through powerful visual content.
  • Fashion Business (Branding & Marketing): Learn the ins and outs of building a sustainable fashion business.

Job Opportunities

In addition to internships, we have openings for part-time help to support our afterschool program efforts and other roles:

  • Afterschool Program Instructors: Join us for up to 10 hours per week (must be available between 2:30-4:30 pm), choice to work 1-5 days of the week this Fall. The season runs around September to November.
  • Seamstress and Fashion Designer Students (flexible hours): Work on sewing projects either from our studio in Franklinton or from your home. Contribute to our mission by creating beautiful, sustainable fashion pieces.
  • Store Operations Assistant (morning hours plus potential evening on special events): Support sales and marketing efforts to grow our online store presence. Contribute to our sales operations during pop-up shop and special events in Central Ohio.

We strongly encourage minorities and individuals from underserved communities to apply. At TalkingFashion, we are committed to diversity, inclusivity, and providing equal opportunities for everyone.

Why Join Us?

Joining TalkingFashion means becoming part of a mission-driven organization that values creativity, sustainability, and community. You'll have the opportunity to work alongside passionate individuals who are dedicated to making a difference through fashion. By contributing your skills and talents, you'll help us reduce waste, support local artists, and fund educational programs that empower the next generation of creative leaders.

How to Apply

Email with your resume and a brief description of your interests and skills. We look forward to connecting with you and exploring how we can work together to create a more sustainable world.

Background check will be performed and references will be requested.

Thank you for your interest in working with us. Let's make fashion a force for good, together.