For our fast-growing company, we are looking for a talented and enthusiastic intern to join our Retail Expansion team at our headquarter in Amsterdam.
Ace & Tate is a young brand that is growing quickly. Since being launched in June 2013, we’ve opened various stores throughout Europe and are rapidly expanding further. Next year, we’re focusing on opening more stores in our home markets, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK as well as on exploring new markets. To help us achieve this, we’re looking for an intern to join our Retail Expansion team at our headquarter in Amsterdam. In this role, you will learn how to roll out an innovative and successful retail concept in new locations across multiple territories.
The full-time internship position is immediately available for a period of 6 months at our headquarters office in Amsterdam.
You’ll be... - Supporting the Retail Expansion team in every stage of the project process; - Assisting the project managers in their day-to-day tasks with the focus on opening new stores; - Conducting research, preparing budgets and schedules to guarantee smooth and timely openings; - Getting hands-on during the construction process and being the go-to-person for deliveries from external parties; - Being involved on-site in new store set-ups and helping out where needed; - Managing the travel schedule for the team and keeping track of travel budgets.
About you... - You are in your last year of a bachelor or university degree, in e.g. concept design, small business & retail management or architecture, or you have a bachelor in a relevant or similar field; - You are extremely well-organised with brilliant project management skills; - You’re a positive, ‘can-do’ person with a hands-on approach; - You’re willing to go above and beyond, and you recognise this is not a 9-to-5 position; - You have a natural understanding of the Ace & Tate brand identity; - You are passionate about retail - from design concept through to delivery; You are a team player but you’re equally able to execute tasks independently; - You are not afraid to work under high pressure - you see tight deadlines as an exciting challenge.
Valued (but not essential)... - Experience working in retail environments; - German-speaking; - Willingness to travel; - AUTO-CAD experience; - Great Excel skills.
We offer you... - A 6-month internship, with a €500.- internship fee; - Free lunch, drinks and snacks and regular office events; - The chance to be part of a young and ambitious team; - A broad scope of responsibilities and independence; - Personal development and skill-development; - The opportunity to travel; - An update of your eyewear collection!
Are you interested in our role and do you match our desired profile? Send us your CV, and cover letter via our website! We can’t wait to tell you more about our exciting plans!