12-months Marketing Intern (Beauty)

Job Title: 12-months Marketing Intern (Beauty)
Contract Type: Contract/ Freelance
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: Competitive
Job Published: July 09, 2018 16:21

Job Description

  • Company: Parfums Christian Dior UK
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Business group: Perfumes & Cosmetics
  • Contract type: Internship
  • Function: Marketing
  • Experience required: Beginner
  • Reference No.: PCD15553
  • Date of publication: 2018.07.03


General marketing support to the Beauty Marketing team: responsible for the day-to-day implementation of Dior Beauty's activity within given guidelines and budget.


  • Responsible for monthly make-up & skincare sell-out reports as well as New Product Performance (NPD) Analysis Reporting for the central teams
  • In charge of obtaining qualitative feedback from stores on new launches
  • Responsible for gathering, filing and reporting competitive information (new launches & Xmas)
  • Expected to go on a minimum of 1 store visit per week in London

Budget Management

  • Raise POs and rigorously track budget for make-up activities on a weekly basis
  • Monitor the makeup marketing budget and expenditure, negotiating quotes with local suppliers and working on the reconciliation of internal systems.


  • Brief and follow up with the production agency on the approval of press, outdoor and digital media formats
  • Ensure the media budget is rigorously kept up-to-date

Marketing Support

  • Develop and produce diverse marketing materials, in line with the product managers' guidelines, timings and budget (in-store items / launch material / ad hoc send-outs / newsletters)
  • Download the weekly launch updates ("Dior Infos" and update the team every week
  • Manage the marketing support and spend of the Covent Garden store

Event, Launch and Animation Implementation

  • Coordinate the implementation of animations both inside and outside the store environment (engraving, events, Backstage Studios extra support, sampling opportunities) in line with product managers' guidelines, timings and budgets
  • Organisation of the send-out of samples, testers and POS Material for new launches and events

Trade and Field Force

  • Preparation of launch information for the make-up team
  • Liaison with the commercial department on the promotional gift plan for the year. In charge of briefing GWP repacks.
  • Liaison with the French production team to ensure the gifts / samples are forecasted and delivered on time in full
  • Placing of orders from France & Westex, and organisation the despatch to stores as required
  • Follow-up on various requests from the field team

Internal and External Communication

  • Creation of marketing presentations for internal and external stakeholders

Ad Hoc Projects

  • Contribute to the generation of creative ideas within the department


Demonstrates entrepreneurship

  • Handles time & organises her/his own work efficiently
  • Takes initiatives & works autonomously
  • Takes actions to improve own skills

Communicates effectively

  • Listens & interacts effectively
  • Communicates clearly & concisely
  • Consistently transmits relevant information
  • Has good presentation skills & creative flair within Powerpoint

Focuses on achieving key priorities / multi-tasking

  • Adjusts her/his priorities rapidly where appropriate
  • Stays proactive after major changes or setbacks
  • Pursues everything with drive & a need to finish
  • Schedules and follows up on actions
  • Is able to work in a fast-paced environment

Makes decisions

  • Faces up to problems and looks for solutions
  • Tries new solutions
  • Take a flexible and balanced approach to deal with complexity
  • Anticipates short- & long-term implications of decisions
  • Make decisions in a timely manner

Sorts out complex issues & develops creative solutions

  • Quickly identifies relevant facts
  • Develops a multi-perspective analysis of problems
  • Simplifies complex issues and defines the best way to move forwards
  • Demonstrates analytical skills

Is passionate for Beauty & Luxury

  • Has high attention to detail
  • Actively follows up on trends & the competition