About the Host Organisation
The organisation is India’s first 100% organic, 100% fair trade clothing company for an international retail market. They are a social enterprise focused on eradicating farmer suicides in cotton farming in India, and aim to do so by creating a Consumer Movement for Ethical Fashion through a brand that people love! The team is spread between Goa & Mumbai and is very close, driven, and passionate to create meaningful, happy lives by doing good AND doing well! The company has been featured in numerous national TV channels, newspapers & magazines.
About the Internship
As an e-commerce company, the organisation has substantial web development needs. The intern would be the PRIMARY developer for them during their internship and help take the company website to the next level of sophistication. This could include website features development & management, third party integrations – R&D + implementation, mobile app development, etc. This role would work in close contact with the founder who currently manages all the company’s tech needs.
What We Are Looking For
For this internship, we are looking for a penultimate or final year student, graduate or postgraduate who must meet the following requirements:
- Fluency in at least one programming/scripting language.
- Ability to pick up new languages easily and understand web programming techniques
- Independent worker who is self-accountable, self-motivated and self-driven.
Additionally, the following is desirable though not essential:
- Mobile App development experience or inclination.
What You Will Gain
Being part of an early stage and dynamic startup team, you will gain the opportunity to apply your technical skills into practice and get exposure to all aspects of the business. You will be able to experience first-hand, eastern business culture while also influencing the growth and culture of the team immensely. You will take away great insights into building a purposeful organisation and long-lasting culture, in addition to technical skills acquired during your time with the company.
Your Internship Location
Goa is full of white sandy beaches, delicious fresh-fruits, and travelers from around the world hoping to relax and soak in the sun. Goa provides a peak into India outside of the hustle and bustle of its big cities. Do your work overlooking the beach and call it a work-cation!
Interning with Pave allows you to participate in one of the fastest growing and most dynamic economies in the world, India! India is the second most populous country, the world’s largest democracy and a rapidly emerging economy primed for even further growth. Immense opportunity for professional development awaits you as companies seek to expand into new markets, strengthen their communications strategies and scale their businesses.