Fall Intern - Consumer Products
Full Time Unpaid Internship
Fall 2018: September 10th – December 14th
The Consumer Products team is the cornerstone of NPR’s retail experience overseeing all aspects of NPR’s retail products via online retail sales as well as the NPR Commons, our brick and mortar retail store at headquarters. We are currently seeking a highly motivated intern to join our team. The ideal candidate brings with them the enthusiasm for engaging with people and representing the NPR brand coupled with attention to detail and organizational skills to help create a meaningful experience that generates interest and traffic and maximizes revenues to support the mission.
During your internship experience, you will assist with new retail product development, in-store merchandising, online marketing and web store administration along with supporting the team’s projects and initiatives. As part of the Consumer Products team you will discover connections between NPR's rich history and our mission-inspired merchandise.
Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or advanced degree in Business Administration, Retail Management and Merchandising, Consumer Retail Studies, Marketing or related field.
Hands-on experience in specialty retail, knowledge of POS systems, maintaining store visuals, and an ability to independently operate a retail sales floor.
Excellence at both team collaboration and independent work on projects, with strong time management skills.
Comfortable with speaking to the public and providing customer service is required, and past related experience is a plus.
Strong proficiency with Excel, HTML, and any computer languages are a plus.
Cover Letter and Resume.