Who We Are
At Fossil, we dare to dream, disrupt, and deliver in a better way. Our goal is simple – bring innovation, style, and connectivity to an industry ripe for change. Fossil is on a mission to revamp the way fashion accessories are done. We are committed to creating great watches, jewelry, handbags, small leather goods and wearables by investing in technology and long-term value creation. With our diverse portfolio of proprietary and licensed brands, along with department stores, specialty stores, eCommerce websites, and company-owned and operated retail stores, we are building a leading fashion- and tech-forward accessories company. Are you in?
Make an Impact
Fossil Group is looking for Interns for Spring 2022 to work on our Merchant teams. You will have the opportunity to work on a product category for our full price or outlet team for Fossil Brand. We are seeking entry level candidates who work well in a team environment and have a passion for product and merchandising. Day to day responsibilities will include curating omni channel assortments, analyzing business through reporting, researching current and future fashion trends, preparing presentations, line sell-in, sample maintenance/organization, and opportunity to work with cross functional teams: ecomm, design, planning, and regional partners.
As an intern, you will work alongside your team on a variety of projects that will be impactful to the business. Our curriculum has been structured in such a way that your experience as an intern at Fossil is both educational and fun, while keeping you connected with your mentor, manager, and fellow interns! You will gain exposure to company leaders through roundtables, your final project showcase, and other company functions. You will also have the opportunity to learn more about the unique, inner workings of the company first-hand, such as a tour of our Distribution Center, all while enjoying the perks of our home office and creative culture.
All Merchant intern positions are at Fossil’s headquarters based in Richardson, Texas. Applicants need to be willing to provide their own transportation and accommodations to complete a 40 hour work week. The spring dates will be January 17 – April 29, 2022. This is a paid internship.
- Rising Senior or graduate student currently enrolled in an accredited university majoring in Fashion Merchandising or relevant major
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Retail Math experience preferred
- Previous merchant internship preferred
- Software skills: Microsoft Office Suite (Excel + PowerPoint highly preferred)
- Strong written and oral communication skills in English
- Refined presentation skills
- Can work well in a collaborative setting
- Desire to work in a fast paced environment while handling multiple projects
- Retail experience preferred
Your benefits will depend on things like your location but here are many of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Comprehensive Health Plans
• Retirement Savings Plan + Company Matching Program
• Volunteer Time Off
At Fossil, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity Employer dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in all employment practices without regard to race, religion, color, sex (including breast feeding and related medical conditions), gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniform service member and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability or any other legally protected status. Anyone requiring special accommodations to our normal application process please email email@example.com and we will assist you.
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