Internship Program FALL 2020

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Fall 2020 applications 

OPEN AUGUST 19TH - AUGUST 28TH 

Our internship is a very selective opportunity for college aged women looking to expand their skills. This is a dual internship/mentorship program. You will have access to opportunities to work alongside CEO Ruby Asabor, get mentored and connect with major brands and girl bosses.

We believe that the best way for an intern to learn from a company is to be involved in business decisions and creating content. To ensure that you are benefitting from hiring, we are taking the time to find individuals that are already proficient in their field and show the potential to grow.

Process

Our internships are on a short term basis. You are welcome to apply to all of the internship openings if multiple sections interest you.

JOIN THE TEAM

Our short-term internship is a very selective opportunity for college aged women looking to expand their skills. You will have access to opportunities to work along side CEO Ruby Asabor and connect with major brands and girl bosses.

We believe that the best way for an intern to learn from a company is to be involved in business decisions and creating content. To ensure that you are benefitting from hiring, we are taking the time to find individuals that are already proficient in their field and show the potential to grow. 

    Internship Opportunities Available

    Marketing Team

    • Public Relations Intern 
    • Social Media Content Intern 
    • Digital Marketing Intern
    • Creative Branding Intern 

     Operations Team

    • Business Operations Intern 
    Process

    You are welcome to apply to all of the internship openings if multiple sections interest you. Once your online application is reviewed you will schedule an interview with the CEO. We would like to get to know you better and to learn more about your motivation for applying for the specific internship. Please be professional.

    Frequently Asked Questions 

    1. What qualifications do I need?

    For an internship with Lavish Life Brand, you must be enrolled in college, a recent grad or in a gap year. We are looking for people with 

      • Access to Computer 
      • Organized and meets deadlines
      • Positive attitude and strength as a team player
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with ability to build rapport and trust quickly
      • Key traits; creative, organized, self motivated and detail oriented 

    2. Where do Internships take place?

    Fall 2020 internships will be remote except for the Operations Intern

    3. How many interns are hired?

    The number of interns vary by department but most departments are selective with only one intern. 

    4. What is my Job Description? 

    See below 

    5. Perks 

      • College credit provided
      • Hands-on experience in a small fast-growing company
      • Ability to see the immediate impact of your work
      • Fun bi-monthly team building meetings with our small, close-knit team
      • Work alongside a team that is making a positive impact in the world
      • Awesome, growing company culture
      • FREE mentorship of your choice
      • That ALSO means that you would be learning DIRECTLY from someone who has already built a multiple 6 figure business, therefore giving you the absolute best preparation for your business
      • This opportunity will teach you everything you need to build your own 6 figure business
      • End of Internship Retreat! 

    6. What would make you a great fit?

        • You are self motivated, hungry for a challenge and looking to make an immediate impact.
        • You like to analyze complex business challenges and come up with creative ways to solve them.
        • You are organized and can work independently.
        • You are smart, creative, accountable, willing to go the extra mile and really “get it.” If you don’t understand this quality, you aren’t a fit.’
        • You get excited about building a business that can solve real world problems, one that positively benefits and impacts the world.
        •  You are ambitious and thrive in working in a fast paced environment.
        • You are looking to learn from a successful business owner, while gaining the best real-world entrepreneurial education possible, one that physically cannot be learned in the classroom.

    7. What does the application process consist of?

    1. Read the Position descriptions below and apply before August 26th
    2. Video Interviews August 27 - 29
    3. Internship Start Date September 1st 

    Public Relations

    Apply here

    We are looking for someone to lead partnerships including setting a partnership strategy and pitching to new partners as well as managing the day-to-day needs of our existing partners. This person will use quantitative and qualitative analysis to help determine a strategy and ensure we are bringing on the right partners to align with our business goals. He/She will be the main contact with all of our external partners and manage those relationships end-to-end.

    You will:

      • Own partner relationships including reporting, fulfillment issue resolution, and partnering on growth opportunities such as sales or giveaways
      • Create and drive a strategic vision for partnerships including prioritization of new partnerships and pitching to those partners
      • Synthesize partner feedback into creative insights that inform and influence Lavish Life Brands product roadmap and operational processes
      • Refine parameters for existing and future partner success through quantitative and qualitative analysis of partner performance
      • Develop new strategies to grow partner network, reduce costs, and increase margin

    Social Media Content Intern 

    Apply here

    We are looking to make our social media presence best-in-class. For companies like ours, social media isn’t an afterthought, it’s a core part of our strategy and the best method we have to reach and engage our users. You will both develop and execute on a strategy that takes this critical channel to the next level and sets the standard for excellence and creativity in the industry.

    You will:

      • Create and manage instagram content strategy. We believe in contextualizing the commerce experience through social and content, and you will both the develop the vision for how we do so leveraging content opportunities like IG story takeovers, posts, quizzes, giveaways, push notifications and more, creatively imagining how to bring content into the shopping experience and using data to inform your decisions.
      • Experiment with new platforms, initiatives, and ways to engage our users through content and community! We want to push the bounds of what it means to bring content to shopping, and you will be the one pitching new ideas for how to do so and executing on them. Podcasts, YouTube, email campaigns—we love trying new things and seeing what works.
      • Own executing and leveling-up Lavish Life Brand's content and social media strategy with our already highly-engaged audience.

      Creative Branding Intern

      Apply here

      The Creative Branding Intern position is responsible for working with the social media intern in executing the digital marketing and communications strategy of the brands through creating content.

       This individual will create and distribute visual content to promote the Lavish Life brand and marketing message through digital advertising, social media, print, and websites. Must have experience with Adobe CS (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Premiere) with the desire to become proficient. 

        Requirements

          • Must have a professional grade camera
          • Must be able to showcase previous work in photography 
          • Must be able to have lightroom, photoshop, adobe 
          • Must be able to do basic photo and video editing 
        • Plan and implement lifestyle and flat lay shoots
        • Assist in the conceptualization, design, layout and production of printed and digital marketing materials
        • Contribute to and work with social media intern to manage graphics for the company’s, social media channels.
        • Create mini text based ads for social media pages
        • Manage and create unique graphics and infographics for use on social media channels
        • Research industry best practices and competitor experiences 

        Marketing Intern – Campus Rep Coordinator/ Community Engagement 

        APPLY HERE

        Responsibilities

        • Develop marketing strategy for campus representatives
        • Identify and build relationships with campus representatives
        • Have a great video presence/personality 
        • Engage with campus representatives on social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram
        • Brainstorm ideas for ambassador campaigns and content.
        • Determine and track key performance indicators (KPIs) to use to measure/track a campaign to support the company’s e-commerce activities, and how those goals align with the brand’s overall e-commerce objectives.
        • Keep abreast of emerging trends, technologies in the productivity lifestyle 

         

          Digital Marketing Intern 

          Apply Here 

          Responsibilities

          • Collaborate with marketing team to drive impressions, word of mouth buzz, social media follows and bottom-line sales
          • Design content for multimedia campaigns including collateral materials, video promotions, web promotions, social media marketing, and email communications
          • Work on back end for current social media ads
          • Work on Full Marketing Strategy 
          • Assist with creative design for new business presentations and campaign reports

          Examples of the Projects We’re Currently Working On:

          • PR/Press Releases
          • Website Sliders
          • Motion Graphics
          • Internal Newsletters
          • Campaigns 

          Knowledge, Skills & Abilities/Credentials

          • Creative and/or passionate about consumer marketing
          • Working knowledge of PhotoShop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint– a must!
          • Strong preference for individuals with (or pursuing) a BS/BA in Graphic Design, Marketing, Art, Photography or a related field
          • Have experience working with a Marketing company 

          Key Personality Traits– 

          • Exceptional communication skills
          • Exceptional multitasking
          • Passion for customer service and complete satisfaction
          • Ability to work both independently and remotely
          • Ability to take direction and complete assignments on deadline

           

          BUSINESS OPERATING INTERN (IN PERSON POSITION - Must be in Freeport NY 2/3 a week for 3 hours) 

          APPLY HERE 

          • Draft and Maintain Shipping Best Practices Document
          • Review orders shipped daily from Amazon and customer orders
          • Package, and ship domestic/international wholesale orders.
          • Schedule pickup times to ship daily orders (USPS)
          • Order shipping supplies from USPS & Staples while staying within budget.
          • Verify incoming shipments from UPS & Fed Ex, and the like.
          • Provide services: process returns, exchanges, adjustments and payments.
          • Track and report the status of inventory, orders, and analyze data from multiple sources to effectively problem solve on behalf of customers/retailers.
          • Update inventory data in Google Docs on weekly basis.
          • Identify, recommend and implement changes to improve productivity
          • Initiate and coordinate major projects).
          • Perform miscellaneous duties and projects as assigned
          • Source new products
            • Find product
            • MOQ’ (Minimum Quantity) approximately 300-500
            • Lead Time,
            • Sample price + Shipping 

          Requirements 

          • Must work from our NY office 3 days a week 
          • Extreme attention to detail 
          • Tech-savvy and great at figuring out new things (“entrepreneurial figure it out mindset”) 
          • Collaborative and personable
          • Availability to work in our Long Island Office
          • Self-starter

           

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