Merchandise Planning Intern

Recruiter
Gymshark
Location
Denver, Colorado, United States
Posted
18 Jan 2022
Closes
04 Feb 2022
Ref
4014010101
Level
Intern
OVERVIEW:


We are looking for a student with a passion for planning to join our Commercial Team for a summer internship. You will spend 10 weeks with the Planning Team which will include working with our planners and merchandisers in order to drive business and excite our customers. You will also work cross-functionally with multiple teams across Gymshark.

Our Planning Team has a mix of responsibilities, and this internship will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to explore various areas within the function including: monthly forecasting, weekly business analysis and identifying areas of growth to maintain trajectory to financial budget in the North American market.

Applications close: February 4th, 2022

Please note t his is a hybrid role based in our Denver, CO office. All candidates must be local or willing to relocate without company assistance. You must also be authorized to work in the United States .

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:

  • Assist team with preseason sales, margin and inventory plans & forecasts that support growth strategies at the department, category, and key item level for your area of the business
  • Support Planning team by building and pulling reporting/ data weekly and ad-hoc
  • Prepare and present weekly business reporting and provide analysis on trends and make actionable recommendations to business leaders and cross functional teams
  • Support Planning team in managing and updating inventory including on order
  • Support the build out of North American planning team by helping Planners/Planning Managers build out tools and reporting
  • Support Planners and Planning Managers with special projects and business opportunities on an ad-hoc basis
  • Building relationships with Merchandising, Marketing, Brand & Customer Support
  • Working cross-functionally with Commercial Analysis Team to assist with data analysis and to drive strategies & operations of the business

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • Must be a current student with a major or emphasis in a Business/ Finance/Merchandise Planning/Economics/Engineering or related field
  • A passion for planning & delivering results
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong collaborator and comfortable in a team environment
  • Exceptional organizational skills with excellent attention to detail
  • A flexible approach to work, with an ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Comfortable in communicating verbally with stakeholders at all levels and the ability to network across a global organization
  • Ability to work autonomously and to take initiative in challenging situations
  • Able to learn quickly, take initiative and adapt to new challenges
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Available for a full time 10-week internship starting June, 6 th 2022

ABOUT US.

We're here to unite the conditioning community. We believe that putting the sweat in today, prepares us for tomorrow. So, we give people the tools they need to reach further, go faster, be stronger. We celebrate those who show up - for themselves - to be their physical or mental best, whatever that means for them. It's what we want for our community, and our team. A team that's growing rapidly around the world. A collective of talented individuals working together to invent Gymshark's future. Our plans are ambitious, and we're looking for people who want to join us for the ride - our growth will be your growth.

THE PERKS.

At Gymshark we believe in the importance of investing in our employees through their physical, mental, and financial health along with being able to provide some fun and inclusive perks along the way.

This internship offers an hourly rate of $15/hr up to 40 hours per week

Other Perks:

  • 50% off Gymshark merchandise (up to $200/month)
  • Free lunch, snacks and drinks while in office
  • Commuter benefits
  • Fitness reimbursement (up to $75/month)

*All benefits are non-contractual, and Gymshark may amend, terminate, or enhance the benefits provided you and our other employees from time to time as it deems appropriate.

WE HIRE PEOPLE.

Real-life humans, each with their own unique set of thoughts, beliefs, cultures and identities with a background and body that is completely individual. Together, as unique individuals, we make Gymshark stronger.

If you're reading this, you're probably applying for or considering applying for a job with us, and we want you to know that Gymshark is an equal opportunity employer. For us, that means we always, and will always, strive to be as inclusive as possible in all aspects of employment and that we do not, and will not, tolerate discrimination of any kind.