South Bank, London | Internship
Salary: £22,000 plus company discount
This is a rare opportunity to join the intern programme of a leading sports lifestyle brand. You will form an integral part of the Entertainment Team which is responsible for gifting and seeding products with leading lifestyle influencers and celebrities.
On a day to day basis you will be fully immersed in social media, monitoring all channels (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook etc) for mentions of the brand whilst maintaining an awareness of up and coming influencers. From rappers to models, actors celebrities, fitness fanatics, and tabloid stars you will keep your ear to the ground to recommend individuals who may become global brand assets. On a monthly basis you will report and present your findings to the rest of the team with referenced screenshots and images.
You will support the team in everything they do, building relationships with internal and external members of the department’s PR network, meeting and greeting visitors, receiving and transferring calls and assisting with projects. You will also have the opportunity to familiarise yourself with the company’s merchandising systems, placing orders for products and maintaining stock levels. Organising couriers will also be your responsibility. Finally, you will support the team with general office administration, handling post and ensuring that the environment is clean and tidy and ready for visitors.
The atmosphere of the team is lively, energetic, fast paced and demanding so the right candidate will be able to keep up with the ever changing environment where no two days are the same.
Applicants will be graduates in a Fashion, Communications or Marketing related subject. You must be able to demonstrate a real interest in current Street Style fashion and be fully immersed in social media. A regular Instagram user and / or blogger, you will be asked to provide evidence of your interest in popular culture and its influence on branded products on the high street and in the media. Excellent computer skills with knowledge of MS Office, powerpoint and diary management systems are also a must. You will be a fluent in written and spoken English and with a personable and friendly persona. Strong administrative and organisational skills are also a must.
This position is being offered as a 12 month fixed term contract to start on 16th December to handover with the outgoing intern. Salary is £22,000 with 25 days holiday and company discount.
Please use the personal statement part of your Step profile to explain why you are interested in this specific role and to showcase your relevant skills and experience in relation to the role.
Interviews will take place at the end of October / Early November.