Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.
That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.
The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will. Our goal is to Build A Great Team! Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Under Armour is looking for a Retail Merchandising Rookie to assist in building the brand message and service the customer
What you’ll do as the Retail Merchandising Rookie:
Own Flagship Specialty Store merchandising coordination for key marketing and local events, holidays and special requests
Gather store- specific insights through observation sessions in market and on location
Identify and develop a calendar of key marketing programs, local events, holidays and other special requests to be supported in the flagship location
Coordinate with cross-functional partners to create event specific strategies
Establish process for partners to request special project merchandise and provide project specific performance feedback
Assist with additional tasks as needed
What UA is looking for in their Retail Merchandising Rookie:
High degree of verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to effectively and concisely present information at all levels
Ability to multi-task in a fast paced, ever-changing environment, and work as part of a team
Extensive knowledge of merchandising and a passion for product
Proven ability to think critically, problem solve, analyze needs, and offer solutions
Additional Skills and Experience:
Retail experience is a plus
Consumer segmentation and targeting
Internal client partnership-building with teams
Intellectual curiosity and ability to learn quickly
Strong presentation skills
Passion to win
Participation and leadership with campus organizations, clubs, athletics teams is a plus
Qualifications to be considered :
Must be currently enrolled in a full time academic program as a rising college senior, (completed his or her junior year in May 2013)
Suggested grade point average of 3.2 or above. The candidate must submit copies of his or her academic transcripts to be considered
Willingness and ability to relocate to Baltimore, Maryland during the duration of the internship, Tuesday, May 28, 2013 – Friday, August 9, 2013
Authorization to work in the United States
Under Armour is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to diversity in the workplace. We encourage qualified diverse candidates to apply. Under Armour does not discriminate against any candidate on the basis of race, gender, disability, religion, national origin, age, or any other protected category.
Under Armour (NYSE: UA) is a leading developer, marketer and distributor of branded performance products for men, women and youth. As of...