Sales & Showroom Internship

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
London
County :
South West London
Town :
LONDON
Category :
Sales
Contract type :
Internship
Availability :
Full time
Salary :
Travel expenses
Experience :
Student
Starting date :
April/May

Company description

BAREFOOT CHIC is a fashion sales and consultancy agency that specializes in designer RTW, Resort Wear and Swim. Based in SW10 London, the showroom works with over 300 of the best global department stores, boutiques and online stores.

Job description

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated student to join our team at Barefoot Chic Showroom. This role would suit a candidate with a keen interest in the luxury fashion industry and looking to gain hands-on experience within a showroom environment.

The ideal applicant will be bright, energetic, self-motivated, organized and have meticulous attention to detail. This person should also have a keen interest in sales and want to learn more about brand positioning in the international market.

We are looking for someone to start between now and April 2019 to assist with the Resort sales campaign in London and Paris in June. Availability is a minimum duration of 3-4 months, lasting up to 6 months.

Duties for this role include:
•Generally overseeing the showroom and assisting with errands, shipments, collection pick-up and return and inventory
•The chance to assist with sales appointments in London & Paris
•Provide admin assistance
•Supporting the team to liaise with stores and brands for marketing material requests, updates and orders
•Assisting with shipment of sample collections to and from brands
•Double checking orders in various platforms
•Updating databases including stockist lists

Profile

BFC are looking for an intern who is interested in learning more about the sales profession and the showroom environment. The candidate should have a highly pro active attitude, be interested to learn and always looking two steps ahead. The candidate needs to be comfortable with Microsoft office and have high attention to detail. 

Specific needs

Candidate needs to be fluent in written and spoken English. Other languages are beneficial. Ideally the candidate has some experience in working or interning in a showroom or a sales environment.