Merchandising / Site Merchandising Intern

Santa Monica, California
Closing date
26 Apr 2023

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FIGS is looking for an Merchandising/Site Merchandising Intern who is energetic, creative, and eager to learn about technical apparel, e-commerce, and customer behavior. This internship will be a rotation between Merchandising and Site Merchandising to understand the full product lifecycle. You will learn everything from product concepting, how products are created, designed & produced, to how they are presented on the FIGS website.

What you'll do:

  • Learn and assist in end to end line planning. From design concept to launch on site
  • Gain insight on how to analyze product performance & actions taken based on these learnings
  • Assist in quarterly hindsight recapping + merch innovation briefs
  • Attend cross functional meetings & fittings with design, product development & inventory planning
  • Assist in competitive landscape analysis & patterning exercises

Site Merchandising
  • Gain an understanding of Shopify basics and support end to end product setup, including SKU information, product categories, color swatches, images, copy, tagging, badging, etc.
  • Learn the art and science of how to merchandise the website through a multitude of elements
  • Participate in cross-functional meetings with the marketing and creative teams to get a better understanding of full e-commerce process
  • Create decks with competitive research, customer data, patterning, etc. to guide a best in class site experience
  • Gain experience in the e-commerce shoot process - including Production, Art Direction, styling by assisting on set where needed, including but not limited to samples, meals, select decks, etc.

About you:
  • Pursuit of a college degree in Merchandising, Fashion, Business or a related major
  • Should be able to commit to 12 weeks of the internship and be able to work 20 hours per week
  • A passion for online shopping and being able to put yourself in the shoes our customer
  • A team player. Someone who has a positive attitude, excellent work ethic, integrity, and strong interpersonal skills.
  • 100% Awesome. Like our scrubs

What you'll bring:
  • Proven work ethic and integrity
  • Positive attitude
  • Desire to excel and grow with FIGS
  • Aspiration to create change and make an immediate impact
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and egoless nature

Program details:
  • Ability to commit to a 12 weeks internship program and work 20 hours per week
  • Ability to commute to our Santa Monica office 3x a week
  • Compensation for this position will be $16.00/hour

A little bit about us...

FIGS, Inc. is a founder-led, direct-to-consumer healthcare apparel and lifestyle brand that seeks to celebrate, empower and serve current and future generations of healthcare professionals. We redefine what scrubs are by creating technically advanced apparel and products that feature an unmatched combination of comfort, durability, function and style, all at an affordable price. With the largest DTC platform in healthcare apparel, we sell our products to a rapidly growing community of loyal customers. Through these customer relationships, FIGS has built a community and lifestyle around a profession, revolutionizing the large and fragmented healthcare apparel market and becoming the industry's category-defining healthcare apparel and lifestyle brand.

Our Threads for Threads initiative is integral to our mission to improve the lives of healthcare professionals on a global scale. Founded alongside FIGS in 2013, Threads for Threads donates scrubs to healthcare professionals working in resource-poor countries around the world.


FIGS is revolutionizing the $60B medical apparel industry by creating the highest quality medical apparel in the world and by selling directly to medical professionals through a thoughtfully branded and data-driven, digitally native platform. We have transformed the way medical professionals think and purchase their workwear and created a fanatical community made up of roughly one in ten people in the US that work in healthcare. FIGS product quality has set a new standard in apparel design and has a relentless focus on fit, function, design, and comfort. We also give back. Our Threads for Threads initiative is central to the mission and has donated scrubs to healthcare providers in need in over 35 countries around the world. We're a fast-growing, innovative, and collaborative team whose mission is to serve those who serve others.

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