Fashion Forecasting & Planning Intern


Forecasting & Planning Intern 


Rag Revolution has an opening for a creative, ambitious and highly motivated Forecasting & Planning Intern to join our rapidly growing business. We are looking to create a passionate team that will go the extra mile whilst being able to have fun on the way. The successful candidate will have strong social media understanding content writing/editing skills. A keen eye and interest in fashion and digital media. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with and learn from Ireland's leading fashion rental brand.


Key Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Analysing consumer buying patterns and predicting future trends
  • Monitoring market changes, competitor prices and products
  • Producing reports and forecasts
  • Identifying and reaching out to suitable brands and designers 
  • Liaising with brands/designers and negotiating contracts
  • Pitching new ideas to the management team
  • Seeking merchandise feedback from customers
  • Market research, present social, marketing and media trends whilst predicting future trends 


Key Skills Required


  • Be able to make hard decisions
  • Have brilliant business, planning and organisational skills
  • Meet targets and work under pressure
  • Have a business-like approach, and use tact and diplomacy when negotiating
  • Be an excellent communicator
  • Show a keen interest in the retail sector
  • Be able to absorb and assess information quickly
  • Have the numerical skills to interpret statistics and make commercial decisions
  • Be a good negotiator
  • Enjoy dealing with people, whether by phone or in-person
  • Have the creative ability and an eye for detail
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint, and image editing
  • Very organised and reliable with attention to detail
  • Have a sense of humour and a positive personality

 

Candidates must have their own laptop. The role is for 4 hours a week, for a minimum of 12 weeks (unpaid)

 

The ideal candidate’s personality and qualifications:


  • Team player 
  • Honesty/integrity 
  • Friendly and approachable 
  • Confident 
  • Creative
  • Interested in sustainable fashion and luxury fashion
  • Hard-working 
  • Undergraduate or recent graduate in Fashion Buying, Business/Marketing/PR/Communications 

 

To apply please send your CV to info@theragrevolution.com