MAKE UP FOR EVER Intern, Visual Merchandising | Summer 2020 in New York, New York
MAKE UP FOR EVER is looking for an Intern, Visual Merchandising for the Summer 2020 semester. Based in our New York Office and reporting to the Senior. Coordinator, Visual Merchandising, this person should be suited to work in a hands-on, fast paced environment. At the conclusion of the internship, this individual will have gained beauty industry experience from a wholesale, retail/pro and open-sell aspect. They will also gain an understanding of visual merchandising that will strengthen their analytical skills and teach them how to implement merchandising strategies with the objective of positively impacting sales.
Complete competitive analysis which will help VM team assess opportunities and successes for our brand
Aid in the creation of visual directives for: Boutiques/ Pro Retailers and Sephora. This includes but it isn’t limited to: building schematics based on different assortments, assisting in setting the product at our NYC boutique locations.
Aid with maintaining & updating Sephora 2D renderings for the upcoming launch periods
Assist in the planning, sourcing and execution of all events, including Academy Graduation.
Support tradeshow planning- create floorplans, source materials and fixtures. Assist as needed with set-up/breakdown of NYC tradeshows
Assist in building and managing the 2020-21 planning calendar
Assist in reviewing all prototypes for fixtures and gondolas
Maintain admin files for Sephora, including gondola maps, graphic trackers, timelines, etc
Organize all pre-series/products from the warehouse
Maintain and manage inventory of New York Corporate Office POSM and gondola fixtures
Assist with day to day administrative tasks
With Sr. Coordinator guidance, remerchandising certain prop areas in our stores to build a compelling brand story
Being pro-active and a multi-tasker is a must! The ideal candidate will be self-starting on projects and flexible with jumping into other projects when needed.
Must thrive in an entrepreneurial environment and be able to prioritize and organize tasks efficiently.
Attention to detail and meticulous execution on all projects
Hands-on team member with practical problem solving abilities
Be able to professionally present decks and analysis in front of team
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Familiarity with Sketchup a must
Familiarity with Adobe programs a plus
Enrolled in a Visual Merchandsing program or VM experience a plus
Able to read and understand floorplans and technical drawings
Job ID: 2020-1401
External Company URL: http://www.makeupforever.com/us/en-us
Street: 841 Broadway