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Merchandising (Assortment Execution) Summer 2023 Intern

Date:  Nov 4, 2022
Brand:  Luxottica (LoA Corporate)
Location: 

New York, NY, US, 10018

Requisition ID: 787016 
Position:Seasonal/Temporary
Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information

 

We are EssilorLuxottica, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of ophthalmic lenses, frames and sunglasses. Formed in 2018 by the combination of Essilor and Luxottica, our Company combines two centuries of innovation and human endeavor to elevate vision care and the consumer experience around it.  

 

We are home to the most loved and widely recognized vision care and eyewear brands in the world. Our proprietary eyewear brands include Ray-Ban, Oakley, Costa, Vogue Eyewear, Persol and Oliver Peoples, complemented by over 20 prestigious licensed brands. Our advanced lens technologies include Varilux, Crizal, Eyezen, Stellest and Transitions. We offer superior shopping and patient experiences with a network of 18,000 stores including world-class retail brands like Sunglass Hut, LensCrafters, Salmoiraghi & Viganò and GrandVision. 

 

Every day, EssilorLuxottica’s 180,000 employees in 150 countries work towards a common mission to help people see more and be more. 

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

As a participant in the EssilorLuxottica Internship Program, you will work towards a life-enhancing mission that unites us all. We believe vision is a basic human right, and by bringing together world-leading expertise in lens and eyewear technology, we are promising a brighter future for the hundreds of millions of people we serve globally. Therefore, whatever role you are in, you can make a meaningful difference to people’s lives. 

 

The EssilorLuxottica Full-Time internship spans 10 weeks in the summer (with opportunities to extend Part-Time during the academic year) and allows you to become fully immersed into EssilorLuxottica and its brands. You will perform meaningful work that delivers real impact, take part in learning and career development sessions, and experience one-on-one mentorship and interactive networking events. 

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct market analysis to determine trends. 
  • Learn and assist in the research process on trends and colors, and sourcing materials. 
  • Participate in cross functional meetings ensuring alignment of product to business strategy.
  • Ask questions, contribute to group meetings, and offer new ideas, insights, and fresh thinking.
  • Provide support to team members in various day-to-day activities.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Seeking a degree in Design, Fashion Merchandising, Fashion Business Management or a related field of study.
  • Available for the full 10-week program, 40 hours per week.
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. required on the first day of employment.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator).
  • Proficient in managing data with Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, a collaborative mindset, maturity and good judgment.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, able to multi-task, and evaluate priorities in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Teams.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous internship or work experience in similar functions/business units.
  • Leadership roles on campus and/or community involvement.
  • Study abroad or international exposure.

 

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process.  To request a reasonable accommodation, please call the Luxottica Ethics Compliance Hotline at 1-888-887-3348 (be sure to provide your name and contact information so that we may follow up in a timely manner). 

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, social origin, social condition, being perceived as a victim of domestic violence, sexual aggression or stalking, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.  Native Americans receive preference in accordance with Tribal Law.


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Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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