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Internship Programs at Dearduck:

Our internship programs are growth accelerators that set students up for an exciting career in retail or e-commerce. Dearduck is committed to developing early career talent and encourages our flock to follow their dreams. We select a diverse community of pioneers, tastemakers, and innovators who bring their love for tech and shopping with them. Our internships provide opportunities for professional development, networking, teamwork, collaboration, and fun.

Retail Fashion & E-Commerce Winter Break Internship

Join Dearduck’s Tastemakers Internship Program. This is the perfect internship for students looking for a job in the retail or e-commerce industry post-graduation.

  • 5 Week Remote Winter Break Internship that begins on Thursday, December 16 – January 13 with guest speakers and meetings starting at 1 PM CST-3CST
  • 5-10 hours a week commitment

Dearduck powers exceptional customer experiences for retailers. Our Curated for You platform personalizes products based on a customer’s lifestyle. Our technology helps connect people to the trendsetters and fashions that reflect their lifestyle. Whether studying how people think about fashion, building technologies that curate products to a person’s social identity, or deploying eCommerce web applications with major retail partners, we duckies strive to make it ultra easy for consumers to find products that resonate with their deeply held values. As a team, we are hardworking and passionate about enabling one another to thrive. If this mission resonates with you, please read on!

Are you interested in fashion and want to explore a future career in fashion branding, consumer technologies, retail marketing, e-commerce or social-media strategy? Do you want to learn more about the retail industry and the next-generation AI software powering eCommerce & customer experiences? This virtual internship will be an opportunity to network with guest speakers who are leaders in these industries and other students who are into social technologies and/or fashion branding & eCommerce.  

The 2021 Winter Break Internship will focus on finding fashion trends and delivering exceptional customer experiences in e-commerce and retail. Virtual online sessions on the history of fashion retail and branding and with industry experts and other thought leaders who will share their experience in fashion, retail, or e-commerce. By the end of the internship, participants will:

  • Speak with an updated vocabulary about eCommerce & fashion
  • Have industry contacts at multiple career stages
  • Have a strong familiarity with current trends and consumer perceptions
  • Participate in the building and deploying of online retail technologies

The internship includes individual work in addition to frequent virtual sessions with the Dearduck team and a series of guest speakers. The current schedule is below:

  • December 16 – Introduction to Dearduck & Orientation Virtual Session
  • December 21 – History of Consumer Psychology in Fashion Branding & Retail
  • December 28 – Shopify, BigCommerce, and other e-commerce platforms 
  • January 6 – Amazon, the world’s largest e-commerce company
  • January 13 – Innovations in Retail & E-commerce

Skills and qualifications: 

  • A keen interest in fashion trends and a desire to learn more about the retail, eCommerce, big data, and/or fashion industries.
  • Able to work as a team and value collaboration
  • Able to start on time and meet tight deadlines
  • Light computer skills (e.g., basic spreadsheets, office suite).

Details:

  • Deadline for Applications: December 9, 2021
  • Meets once a week on Zoom for 6 weeks starting on December 16
  • Each participant will receive a certificate of completion upon finishing the project and links to Dearduck on LinkedIn to verify internship completion.
  • Questions: careers@dearduck.com (expect a response during normal business hours)
  • This is an unpaid internship. We will accept applicants that need school credits. 
  • We’re open to U.S. applicants from all fields of study. The only requirement is that you are interested in fashion & retail e-commerce

To Apply

  • Send an email to careers@dearduck.com by December 9, 2021. In the subject line, write Dearduck Internship Program. 
  • In the email, submit a 100-word synopsis of why you would be a good fit for the internship or send your résumé.
  • We will email you within a week to let you know if you are accepted. 
  • Preference given to early applicants (Please note: internship fills quickly. Please apply early.)