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Paid Global Trading Summer Internship

Listing ID: 509706

Paid Global Trading Summer Internship

Type of Position: Internship / Work Placement
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: ASOS
Location: Mornington Crescent, London, UK
Length of Internship / Placement: 8 weeks
Hours: Full Time
Start Date: Summer 2017
Compensation: Paid
Deadline: 31st January 2017
Ad Expires In: 1 week 2 days

Job Description

 ASOS operates as a centralised global organisation from London Headquarters. As our intern, you will sit within the Global Trading Team with the aim is to give our customers in different countries the full ASOS experience, maximising our trade and development. Reporting into the Regional Managers, you will work alongside the various functions, and internal services of the company matrix. You will be helping your manager in the day by day tasks, supporting the market activities facilitating or helping running the execution. 

The Global Trading team operates from the London headquarter and/or from local offices to ensure that our 20-somethings customers around the world have the best shopping experience. The team has a pivotal role in developing the ASOS global footprint.

What you'll be doing...

  • Day by day management of operations, monitor performances.
  • Investigate local markets and local players. This will include analysis of the proposition of our key competitors, understanding the gaps, insight into price competitiveness etc.
  • Work closely with all the company functions to execute sale or marketing initiatives. The role may require daily relation with other departments (e.g. Marketing, Content, Visual Merchandising, Merchandising, and Insight Analyst).
  • Be a member of cross functional teams to support management of international projects

 We'd love to meet someone with...

  • Native level or fluent English + one or more languages: Italian, Spanish or Russian, Arabic, Mandarin or Polish
  • Interest in fashion retailing (online and offline) and/or marketplaces.
  • Previous exposure to eCommerce / or Digital marketing will be a plus
  • Detail-oriented and analytical. You are a project manager at heart – Excel and PPT have no secrets.
  • Pro-active, creative, and innovative – ready to present new ideas, with a strong bias for action
  • Capable to work in a fast moving and ever changing context, able to deal with ambiguity
  • Be comfortable with working in global organisations with geographically dispersed and culturally diverse workforce

 What’s in it for you…

  • Generous salary
  • Great development programmes.
  • Amazing offices and great culture.
  • 25 days holiday plus one extra day for your birthday.
  • Subsidised gym and canteen.
  • Huge staff discount and regular sample sales.
  • Life Insurance, medical care, cycle to work scheme.
  • And tons more…

ASOS is one of the UK’s top fashion and beauty destinations, expanding globally at a rapid pace. Our values are to be authentic, brave and creative, and we live and breathe these in everything we do.

Please note, the application deadline is on 31st January 2017 at 5pm. 

We are only able to accept applications from students who are currently studying in their second year of university, and must be fluent in one of the languages mentioned above, in addition to English.


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