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eCommerce Intern

Hours per week
40 hours


GrandVision is a global leader in optical retailing and delivers high quality and affordable eye care to more and more customers around the world. The high quality eye care offered by GrandVision includes a wide range of services provided by its vision expert, prescription glasses including frames and lenses, contact lenses and contact lens care products, and sunglasses both plain and with prescription lenses. These products are offered through leading optical retail banners which operate more than 40 countries across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. GrandVision serves its customers in over 7,000 stores and with more than 36,000 employees which are proving every day that in EYE CARE, WE CARE MORE.


Some key figures:

  • 7,000+ stores in more than 40 countries
  • 30 retail banners
  • over 700,000 store visitors per day
  • ~16 million prescription glasses sold
  • Revenue 2017: EUR 3,5 billion
  • EBITDA 2017: EUR 552 million
  • Over 36,000 employees


Developing Careers & Potential

Within all GrandVision companies we recruit for a career, not just a job. We are passionate about customer satisfaction and develop our people to look for growth potential within the job and within the company. Our preference is to always promote internally where possible. So, wherever people start, there’s always somewhere else to go. We strive for continuous improvement and our new recruits help us to further raise the future potential of our company.

Our whole business is full of people who have gone on to achieve a successful career through experiencing a variety of different roles in different locations and area of our business. We continually support and develop our people who have the desire, ambition and potential to grow.

eCommerce Intern, Amsterdam Area

eCommerce Intern Sun

eCommerce Intern Sun will be responsible to manage daily operations of employee sunglasses web shop and help global sunglasses eCommerce operations.

Reports to

eCommerce Manager Sun

Main purpose of the role

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

· Becoming the owner of employee web shop with the purpose of continuous improvement

· Web site management of employee web shop

· Sunglasses assortment management of the web shop

· Web merchandising of the employee web shop; adding content i.e. photos, description and specifications

· Performing operations i.e. contacting and assisting buyer if needed

· Collaborating with IT department to ensure web shop is open in desired periods

· Collaborating with internal communication department to ensure internal marketing of the employee web shop is done in highest level

· Creating email marketing campaigns to increase traffic and awareness of the employee web shop

· Devising new ways to increase revenue of the employee web shop

· Supporting global sun eCommerce business

· Contributing backoffice operations i.e. creating new products, entering product content etc

· Work with UI/UX professionals to ensure best online experience

· Support digital marketing activities via managing Facebook/Instagram and Google campaigns

Required qualifications/level of education

Solid academic background (minimum of Bachelor degree), ‘smart’, background in eCommerce, digital marketing or web merchandising

Core competencies/ Personal attributes

· Highly adaptable to new environments; with a natural ability to embrace learning and develop through experience. High level of energy and ambition to realise a positive impact.

· Positive, customer first, can do attitude.

· Can-do mentality, ambitious, results oriented

· Enthusiasm, rigor and strong implication

Key skills, knowledge and experience

· High proficiency in English (written/verbal as we operate in an international team)

· Willing to learn, diplomatic and ability to communicate and influence

· Digital-friendly and excellent command of Office tools (Excel, PowerPoint); Photoshop is a plus

· Can-do mentality, ambitious, results oriented

· Good interpersonal skills and team spirit

· Enthusiasm, rigor and strong implication

· Organizational skills and ability to work in autonomy

· Interest in fashion, eCommerce, digital marketing and web merchandising

· Working experience in a demanding environment

· Good interpersonal skills and team spirit

Future potential/ learning agility/ growth opportunities

This internship is a great start to a career in ever growing eCommerce and digital marketing fields. Candidate will get to work with eCommerce and digital marketing experts, get to know in depth as well as practical knowledge about eCommerce and digital marketing.


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NB. If you have not heard back from us after 27 days, please consider your application not to be successful.

Application process

1. Apply
2. 1st interview
3. 2nd interview
4. Offer
5. Hired

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