Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. We generated $5.7 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended June 30, 2018. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 8,700 people.
Intern /working student in category management (with German)
Category: Outdoor Furniture
Wayfair CM, currently operates in Germany and the UK and aim to offer an unparalleled selection of great value products for the home, paired with excellent customer experience. The Outdoor Category Management team is responsible for the P&L of the vertical, knowing the respective market / industry, and maintaining relationships with suppliers. By working with key suppliers on a daily basis, our ultimate objective is to grow the category by expanding the selection on our website, aligning promotions and operations, merchandising, and marketing activities with the respective teams, and ensuring price competitiveness throughout the catalog. Cross-functional collaboration is key in this role, since the category management teams are in daily contact with internal teams to advance the aforementioned business drivers. We are a dynamic, young and expanding team, and good candidates will have the opportunity for full employment as a continuation of the internship/working student contract.
Strong academic background in a Business, Technical or related field
Good problem solving and analytical skills and a desire to improve processes
Strong communication and teamwork skills
Fluency in English and German, an additional European language (such as Polish, French or Spanish) would be a plus
Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment
Proficient with MS Office, especially Excel
Experience with SQL is a plus
Enthusiastic, with proven ability to quickly get up to speed
What we offer:
A company culture driven by pioneer thinking and talent that moves between departments and hierarchies
Great mentors and career development opportunities through our learn@work program
We contribute to your gym membership and offer free Yoga classes, as well as Wellness Weeks with massages, workshops and other exciting events
Of course fresh fruits, snacks and drinks every day!
Discounted lunch program (Smunch)
We’re in the heart of the Berlin startup scene with space to encourage collaboration and teamwork
Let’s not forget the chance to join the next global giant in e-commerce