Fall 2017 Intern - Merchandising

Location: New York, NY

Department: Merchandising

Type: Internship

Min. Experience: Student (College)


Founded in 1998, Promgirl is the largest online retailer of special occasion fashions offering an extensive high-quality selection of in stock dresses at the best price possible with a shopping experience that puts our customers at the forefront of everything we do.  In 2012, Inc. Magazine named us one of the fastest growing retailers in the U.S.  Today, our reach is global, and we are shipping “dream dresses” all over the world. Promgirl makes all of this happen from headquarters in Middletown, Delaware and New York City.

The Promgirl Merchandising Team is seeking a Merchandising Intern.  This is the perfect opportunity for a hands on person to learn the ins, outs of merchandising at an e-commerce company.  As a member of our nimble team, you will have an immediate impact on our business and see your ideas comes to life and your contributions put to immediate use.  If you are an independent, creative problem solver and like to laugh, Promgirl is the place for you.


  • Participate in day-to-day activities of merchandising team, liaise with vendors and collaborate with other PromGirl departments to deliver the best possible customer experience.
  • Work with merchandising team to make our selection of styles as inspiring as possible.
  • Keep tabs on other retailers to see what awesome fashions (dresses especially!) they are stocking for their customers.
  • Assist with running various reports to analyze sales data.
  • Research and develop and understanding of competitor strategies and business models.
  • Assist the photo shoot team with daily responsibilities including measuring, recording style data, styling, packing and unpacking samples, organizing shoots, etc.


  • Works well under pressure and uses good judgment when interpreting instructions
  • Someone who takes initiative and is an independent, creative problem solver
  • Must have the ability to multi-task
  • Strong sense of fashion and interest in styling
  • Enthusiastic and excited to work with a team
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail



TERM: September - December 2017 (we are flexible on start and end dates)
SCHEDULE: Maximum of 20 hours/week (flexible on which days)
PAY: College credit, travel stipend


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