Have a meaningful internship experience learning about the impact third-party organizations have in retail. Understand JLB’s creative capabilities and the influence that trend research has on creating opportunities for our clients and Target.
What will you do? You’ll work closely with the Creative team to gain experience translating trend knowledge into actionable, insight-driven, retail design projects. Opportunities will be available to gain exposure to work on all facets of our Creative Services team including creative strategy, marketplace and trend research, marketplace and trend research, merchandising and design, product innovation, and brand experience. You’ll experience how we inspire product development, assortment planning, and in-store experience by creating trend boards supported by consumer and marketplace research. Last but not least, you’ll collaborate with other summer interns on a cross-functional project where you will be exposed to how we deliver the breadth of JLB’s services in a critical program for Target.
What skills do you need? We’re looking for someone with an eye for consumer-driven design, love of unique brand experiences, and who has the ability to develop & communicate creative solutions to our team and clients. Being service-oriented, having a positive attitude, and having the ability to continuously multi-task and re-prioritize are also essential to success. Computer skills with proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and PowerPoint are important.
What makes a great JLBer? The ultimate JLB intern loves to provide great service and oozes with passion, creativity, curiosity and integrity. They have excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills to keep up with our high-performing team and can interface with multiple levels of people in an organization. They are proactive and act with a high sense of urgency to deliver results in a fast-paced, demanding work environment to exceed expectations and completing projects/tasks within assigned time frames. We work in a certified Results-Only Work EnvironmentTM (ROWETM) so we’re looking for someone who can learn from and work with a high-performing, talented team with a flexible, full-time schedule to deliver results.