This Spring, Wasserman Next Gen is seeking applicants to represent Madewell. Madewell is a socially conscious apparel and denim provider who you can count on for refreshingly unfussy pieces you can wear again and again. Through campus and store activations, peer-to-peer conversations, and social media promotion, you will connect with fellow students to raise brand awareness and promote the brand’s exclusive student offers and Madewell Forever program. Join Wasserman Next Gen this semester and gain valuable experience while being the face of Madewell on your campus!  

     Key Responsibilities:  

Student Brand Ambassadors (SBAs) for Madewell, will be instrumental in building brand awareness, driving sales, and promoting the exclusive student offers and Madewell Forever program to peers and students on campus. SBAs will be expected to: 

  • Commit 10 hours per week for 4 weeks  
  • Engage with peers and students both in 1:1 and group settings, making announcements in classes, clubs, and organizations (as applicable) and through digital and social media channels  
  • Attend, promote, and staff 1 Madewell campus activation  
  • Complete 1 tabling event organized by Wasserman Next Gen 
  • Host and promote 1 in-store shopping event at a local Madewell store  
  • Identify credible, creative ways to integrate Madewell into student life on campus 
  • Utilize social media marketing across multiple channels to create original content promoting the Madewell brand, products, and exclusive student offers 
  • Report results weekly, providing a detailed description of activities and photos  
"This opportunity gave me hands-on experience, and I developed marketing skills that are important when trying to get in the industry.”
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  • $200 weekly stipend for fulfilling program responsibilities     
  • Madewell clothing and premium items for SBAs and their peers 
  • Represent a popular brand on campus  
  • Participate in a roundtable with leaders in brand marketing, styling, merchandising, etc. 
  • Valuable experience to add to your resume and ongoing support from the Wasserman Next Gen team 

     You Are:  

We are looking for full-time undergraduate students who are… 

  • Influential and persuasive with friends, peers, and students with strong campus connections 
  • Entrepreneurial in spirit with an interest in business, marketing, and/or sales 
  • Active and outgoing across social media platforms and in face-to-face interactions   
  • Interested and passionate about socially conscious fashion and trends 


    Additional Requirements:  

Student Brand Ambassadors must…

  • Be able to commit to the full 4 weeks of the program  
  • Complete an online training prior to program launch  
  • Keep social media accounts public for the duration of the program  
  • Be eligible to work in the US and have a valid SSN