28 days old

Remote Business Project Specialist Intern

Framingham, MA 01701 Work Remotely
**Description**

Staples US Retail Merchandising is looking for an enthusiastic intern to join our team and help activate our Brand strategy. Staples US Retail is on a journey to transform to be the leader in working and learning, and this role is part of the team to bring it to life for our customers. Youll be a part of one of the most exciting seasons of the year at Staples US Retail Back to School. And will have the opportunity to roll your sleeves up in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a fantastic group of team- and results-oriented professionals.



The ideal candidate would possess a desire to learn new ideas/concepts on a daily basis, have an ability to work independently as well as cross functionally with many teams both internally and externally, and perform in a fast-paced environment with strict attention to detail.



+ Support ad hoc product information requests, including generating and analyzing reports

+ Maintain merchandising Marketing Calendar by entering promotions, submitting for coupon codes and reviewing exposure

+ Proactively manage the SKU set-up and maintenance process

+ Maintain calendar of competitor offers and assets, across all Print and Marketing categories

+ Conduct market research, gather industry data, track trends, themes, competitive shopping to assist with item selection and new service offerings



+ Review competitors store and online experiences for new product ideas, notable presentations and pricing discrepancies

+ Work closely within dedicated team and cross-functional teams to implement new strategic initiatives to test/roll out, targeted towards driving sales and margin growth

+ Monitor and report out on ongoing performance for initiatives relative to financial goals



**Qualifications**



**Preferred Requirements:**



+ This position demands solid organization skills and ability to multi-task and follow-up

+ Good verbal and written communication necessary

+ Strong Microsoft Office skills necessary

+ Ability to work independently and execute across multiple groups



Print and Marketing Services is a key strategic pillar of growth for Staples Retail, and this role is critical to accelerating change and super-charging this high-potential business. Our people are the heart of our success and we believe in collaboration, curiosity and continuous learning in all that we think, create and do. We are investing in our people and our stores, empowering our people to learn, grow and deliver. Come be a part of a team that's leading the way in a new era of working and living.



**_Click to learn more about the employee benefits, programs and perks offered at Staples. (https://recruit.smashfly.com/SmashFlyMedia/Docs/17604/17604\_20380\_PR23016\_BOS\_CWW\_RTL\_FLD\_CROS\_HR\_Benefits\_Promo\_Flyer\_r1%20(2).pdf)_**

_Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._

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Posted: 2021-04-09 Expires: 2021-05-13

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