Business Administration & Marketing Internship

Company: Greeting Cards Company and Design

Studio Where: London

Their products are stocked in Harrods Department Store, The National Gallery (the UK’s 2nd most popular tourist attraction), The British Film Institute and WHSmith Newsagents (which has 1,300 branches across the UK.

One recent intern had their card design stocked by WHSmith and another participated in negotiations with securing the contract with The National Gallery.

Opportunity to:

· Gain hands on work experience in a private company operating in the competitive gift and art retail business

· gain an insight into pitching to buyers of major retailers and tailoring products to their target market

· develop skills for working in a competitive business environment including time management, team working, negotiation, email communication, carrying out research

· gain transferable business skills including working with Trello project management software and other business packages.

· participate in business meetings with the Managing Director with an opportunity to prepare for and attend major art fairs

· activate business specific English language skills – written, spoken, listening and comprehension

· work with people from a range of disciplines and backgrounds including graphic designers, retail buyers and private art buyers.

Stockists include: