Sweaty Betty

Operations and Property Intern

 
 
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Full Time - 12 Month Contract -  Expenses Paid Only
PLEASE NOTE, THIS INTERNSHIP IS ONLY AVAILABLE TO YOU, IF YOU ARE IN FULL TIME EDUCATION AND YOUR COURSE REQUIRES YOU TO TAKE AN INTERNSHIP
 

We create, empower, innovate, inspire, push the boundaries and most important of all we practise what we preach
 
Designed to enhance performance, Sweaty Betty workout wear is the perfect fusion of fashion and functionality. Tailored to sports from yoga to run, ski to swim, gym to tennis, our luxury activewear combines design innovation, technical fabrics and feminine style.
 
Born in 1998 in London’s Notting Hill, Sweaty Betty now has 40 UK boutiques including concessions in world-famous department stores Harrods and Selfridges, plus two boutiques in the USA. With a new mobile website, more international stores in the pipeline and a passionate, 400 strong fitness-loving team at its helm, Sweaty Betty is growing exponentially. There has never been a more exciting time to join us.
 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

Reporting to the Operations Co-ordinator, and working alongside both the Store Design and Operations Team, you will be responsible for supporting the smooth running of our office and store operations and property.  Specific responsibilities include:
 
New Store openings
  • Support the Store Designer with sourcing furniture, materials & accessories
  • Order props, stationery & supplies
  • Provide administrative support to the Store Designer & assist with set up of new Boutiques
  • Assist with researching for new store mood boards
  • Liaise with warehouse for furniture, fixtures & hardware deliveries
  • Travel to new store openings to help with set up of stores & refits 
  • Attend site visits of new store builds & refits 
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Ongoing Store support & improvements
  • Co-ordinate maintenance & upkeep of furniture & props, replacing when needed
  • Provide administrative support to Operations Team & Store Designer
  • Co-ordinate ad hoc projects to ensure that our Boutiques look their best
  • Act as a point of contact for Boutique staff with property or operational queries
  • Liaise with stores to repair broken elements such as store fixtures & fittings, hangers, hardware, mannequins etc.

Operations Support & Office Management
  • Order office stationery and provisions (milk, coffee, tea, post etc.)
  • Introduce new joiners to the office
  • Act as main liaison point for office service providers
  • Co-ordinate periodic office tidies and small fixes in the office
  • Carry out ad hoc administrative tasks to support the Operations Team & Directors

WHAT YOU'LL HAVE
  • A positive attitude and bags of enthusiasm
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to build relationships with people at all levels
  • An interest in Retail Operations or Retail Store Design
  • Good Excel, Word, PowerPoint skills
  • AutoCAD, SketchUp, Illustrator, Photoshop experience is desirable
                                                                                                                                                                                             
WHO YOU ARE

You are seeking an internship/placement and looking for an opportunity to learn and gain experience in a rapidly expanding Retail business. You have a hands on approach to solving problems, natural organisation skills, and enjoy getting things done. Always proactive and positive in your approach, you are confident, creative, and love helping others. The idea of working in a fast paced environment and a new challenge excites you.
Most importantly, you are a natural ambassador of our brand, you love to be active and embrace everything the Sweaty Betty brand stands for.

HOW TO APPLY
To apply for this position, please email your CV & cover letter (telling us why you want to work for Sweaty Betty) to
iwanttowork@sweatybetty.com.
We look forward to hearing from you! 

 
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