Hair Accessories Product Development Intern

Job ID 2023-01061

Internships Stamford, Connecticut


Position at scünci

Position Summary:
The Conair Summer Internship Program is designed to provide exceptional students with a unique opportunity to learn firsthand about the diverse business operations at Conair.  Those selected will gain invaluable work experience through challenging project assignments and on the job learning experiences. 

As an Intern in the Product Development Dept for Hair Accessories, you will: 
•    Help organize product and development materials to drive organization.
•    Help to coordinate projects with sampling department – submit requests and coordinate samples. 
•    Learn about how to package items while working with our creative department to help develop content. 
•    Review marketing spec details. 
•    Attend account meetings and presentations to understand how we work behind the scenes and develop strategies.

Business project: After understanding the product categories and initiatives, we would the intern to research and identity tick tock trends and/or influencers for areas of opportunities and present findings/proposal to the larger team.
To be eligible for this exciting internship opportunity, we're seeking candidates who meet the following criteria:

•    You should be a current college student, entering your junior or senior year in the fall of 2024.
•    The internship program kicks off in early June and spans a rewarding 10-week period.
•    We require candidates to maintain excellent academic standing.
•    Demonstrated strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills are essential for success in this role.
•    Proficiency in MS Office, including Excel and PowerPoint, is a must.
•    As part of our hybrid work model, interns are expected to be present in the office three days a week. Please note that Conair does not provide housing for summer interns.
•    Compensation for all internship positions is set at $20 per hour, and the internship is based out of our Stamford, CT location.

About Conair:
Conair is a leading international designer, manufacturer, and marketer of branded personal care and small kitchen appliances, cookware, hairbrushes & accessories, cosmetic bags, and travel accessories. 

Conair has always been driven by a passion for innovation; it’s part of the Company’s DNA. Trendsetting products have been invented by Conair since its inception in 1959, keeping the Company always a step ahead of the competition. The company's domestic and international divisions offer a diversified mix of consumer and professional products sold in over 120 countries. The Family of Conair brands includes CONAIR, Cuisinart, Cuisinart Outdoors, BaBylissPro, Scünci , TRAVELSMART by CONAIR, and Waring. 

Conair’s passion for innovation gets stronger with each decade, as evidenced by the over 1,000 patents the Company has obtained worldwide. Today, Conair and its brands are names known throughout the world. Conair continues to introduce its brands to new and emerging markets, year after year. By the 1990s, most households in America owned at least one Conair product. Today many have more than one, and the Company’s goal is to ensure that every household in the world eventually owns one of our products. 

At Conair, we inspire our customers with innovative quality products and brands that enhance their lives.