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Global Ecommerce Intern

Hours per week
40 hours

Note – This 6-month internship position has a start date in September 2022 and is only open to students who are currently enrolled in a Dutch University and are present in the Netherlands.

Are you passionate about eCommerce and are you looking for an opportunity to gain experience in the digital sales field? If yes, read on! We might have something for you…

As a Digital Sales Intern, you will join our Customer Experience & Digital team to support the Digital Sales Managers, Side Merchandisers and Insight Specialists with day-to-day tasks, such as, working on the websites of our operating countries, preparing reports for launching campaigns and looking at performance data, participating in cross-functional meetings and being the driver of different projects to ensure these are delivered on time. This internship is the perfect opportunity to grow and take on more challenges as you go, an opportunity that will take you out of your comfort zone.

You will join a young and international team of talented people that are passionate about digital sales, marketing, and technology. We love working together and keeping it fun, however, we also work very hard to deliver the best results!


  • Support the Digital Sales and Activation team with day-to-day operations, including but not limited to:
    • Assist, maintain, and optimize digital sales campaigns and Omnichannel operational plans to meet our defined KPIs with support of Digital Sales Managers, Site Merchandisers, and Insight Specialists.
    • Work alongside the Digital Sales team to stay on top of eCommerce and Omnichannel trends, tools, and technologies and identify new opportunities.
    • Assist Site Merchandising overseeing local operations and campaign launches, focusing on results.
    • Support the ongoing localization of our global digital sales strategies.
    • Assist the Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) program in order to support local and global CRO teams identify new research ideas and translate them into successful experiments.
    • Analyze campaign results and create campaign evaluations for the Operating Countries, including insights and recommendations to further improve performance
    • Aid weekly reporting and data gathering
    • Taking an active role in site merchandising tasks assigned to you
    • Update planning documents, such as, campaign calendars and operational plans
    • Support team meetings by taking notes and following up on next steps
    • Assist the team with monitoring and reporting on digital sales results, flagging any concerns or opportunities
    • Help with documenting and gathering of digital sales and site merchandising best practices
    • Aid in training new interns that may join the team
    • Collaborate with the Digital Marketing Intern and Digital Design Intern

  • Take ownership of internship assignment as agreed upon with Head of Digital Sales
    • Identify a relevant topic together that excites you and adds value to the team
    • Schedule regular check-ins, come prepared with updates on progress and next steps
    • Meet agreed deadlines
    • Present final assignment to the full Activation team at the completion of your internship period

Key skills, knowledge and experience

  • Currently studying for Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a similar field
  • Experience with Math/Analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Google Ads, Google Analytics, etc. is a plus
  • Knowledge of eCommerce platforms such as Magento, Salesforce Commerce, Woocommerce, etc. is a plus
  • Experience in Sales and Retail would be a plus
  • Fluent in English
  • Digital Savvy
  • Detail oriented and organized, a go-getter
  • Strong desire to learn and proactive
  • Energetic and positive, a team player
  • Can work independently, and knows when to seek support
  • Has a strong sense of responsibility
  • Passionate about digital and eCommerce

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.

With customers, stores and employees located in over 40 countries, GrandVision shows diversity to be at the core of its success. GrandVision is a global company proud and committed to be an equal opportunity employer.

More about GrandVision

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 across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. GrandVision serves its customers in over 7,200 stores and with more than 39,000 employees which are proving every day that in EYE CARE, WE CARE MORE.

After decades of collaboration and two years of efforts and relentless work to make it a reality, EssilorLuxottica and GrandVision officially became part of the same organization as of 1 July, 2021.

Going forward, as part of the EssilorLuxottica family, GrandVision will be able to truly unlock our full potential, and that of the optical industry as a whole, by exploring new paths around product development, digitalization, distribution and innovation.

At the very core have always been our people, who day after day are elevating the importance of vision as a basic human right and to bringing the best eyewear possible to the market. As part of the Group's deeply-rooted culture and values, we are committed to taking care of our employees around the globe and helping them thrive and grow.

Some key figures:

  • 7,260 stores in more than 40 countries
  • 434,000 daily store visits
  • 15.1 million Eyeglass & sunglass sold
  • Over 39,000 employees worldwide
  • Revenue EUR 3.5 billion FY
  • EBITA EUR 266 million

Our vision is to provide high quality and affordable eye care to more and more people around the world. By doing so, GrandVision aspires to help them realize their full potential in life.

More about GrandVision:

Application process

1. Apply
2. Questionnaire & Recruiter call
3. 1st Interview
4. Online Assessment & 2nd Interview
5. Offer
6. Hired

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