Insight and Market Research Internship – bilingual students

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Communication and Information Sciences
United Kingdom
Bristol
Period: 
17 Jan, 2021 to 17 Jul, 2022
Deadline: 
27 Nov, 2021

General information

Duration: 
6 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a proactive individual to use both their language skills and market knowledge to play a major role in assisting the host company in identifying future business opportunities. You will be conducting comprehensive research into your national territory, from market size and conditions to competitor pricing and employment, to help the business plan a launch in your country. This will be as part of a young and vibrant team of researchers from across Europe, meaning that you will come to understand the context of your activities from a much wider perspective. This is a multi-country opportunity. Requirements Are you a registered student? Or Are you eligible to participate in the Erasmus+ programme? Benefits See website for details of all ESPA benefits. For all internships over 6 months, additional benefits will be paid. Details available at interview.

Tasks

Comprehensive research into all relevant areas of the target market
Analysing competitors e.g. who is out there, what do they offer, who are their clients
Identifying key e-commerce channels
Secret shopping
Reporting directly to senior management
Provide support with data analysis

Personal Skills

Studying for a degree in Business, Marketing, Market Research or similar
Good communication skills (verbal and written) in English and your native language
Team-working spirit and personality
Be highly organized and have excellent attention to detail
Self-driven and inquisitive
Confident on the telephone Desirable
Knowledge of e-commerce

Host Company

The host is one of the fastest growing e-commerce fulfilment companies in the UK and have just closed a significant series B investment round. Their core focus is on global fulfilment and distribution and with their in-house development team, they offer solution integrations to suit all platforms. They are based in the UK but have big overseas expansion plans after experiencing 100% quarter on quarter growth over the past year. Over 450 retailers benefit from their service, with this number growing consistently. The average age in the office is early 20’s and there are regular extra-curricular activities including sports teams and social events.

Language

Good spoken and written English levels are required (B2 onwards) 

And one of the following:

Serbian

Albanian

Greek

Portoguese

Slovenian

Slovakian

Czech

Bosnian

Icelandic

Bulgarian

Estonian

Latvian

 

Location

Bristol, England Bristol is the largest city in the South West of England. It has a strong reputation for creativity, digital innovation and social enterprise, and is the home of Oscar-winning Wallace and Gromit and urban artist Banksy. Offering a lively nightlife, bars and restaurants aplenty, musical diversity and many historical attractions, including the SS Great Britain and the Clifton Suspension Bridge. In 2017, The Times newspaper voted it ‘Best Place to Live in the UK’ for young adults.

 

Compensation: 
Financial compensation
Accommodation
Transportation costs

Additional Information

How to apply STEP 1) Please, register with us at http://www.espauk.com/students/student-registration/ STEP 2) Please, log in to your account in http://www.espauk.com/students/student-application/ and then click on the button APPLY next to the vacancy name. If you have any problems applying for this vacancy please email us at: [email protected] and in the subject please indicate the Name + the code of the vacancy you have issues to apply to.
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B2
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor