Retail management internships help participants gain hands-on experience in the retail operations of a company. Interns would be tasked with developing marketing campaigns, creating social media content, and undertaking report follow-ups. Their duties may include liaising with event vendors, updating the marketing calendar, preparing sales reports, and shadowing store managers. Additionally, they will help in conducting market research, developing sales promotion strategies, and visual merchandising. Also, they will oversee the daily operations of the retail store and ensure the highest level of customer service.
Applicants for this internship must either be graduates or actively enrolled in a related course of study. You must possess problem-solving, time management, decision-making, organization, analytical, customer service, and communication skills. You must be proficient in Microsoft Office and be able to lift 40 pounds. These interns earn an average salary of $31,101 per year or $14.95 per hour. This varies from $30,000 to $41,000.