Trading Intern - eBay Home & Garden

Location:

London, United Kingdom
Requisition Number:
R0048079

We Empower People and Create Economic Opportunity

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes.

eBay’s strategic vision is to become the best global marketplace for buyers and sellers through a tech-led reimagination of the company. Looking for a purpose-driven company that puts the customer at the heart of everything? A culture that encourages people to think big and be curious, to act with urgency and integrity and to be fearlessly inclusive? That’s who we are. If this sounds compelling, join eBay!

Our Home & Garden team are looking for an Intern to join the team, to focus on communicating with our UK business sellers to drive their growth and engagement on eBay.

Role summary

The position sits within the Trading division of eBay, whose primary focus is trading the different categories on eBay and working with business sellers to help them grow on eBay.

Working within one of the largest product categories, this role is passionate about working with sellers to find opportunities for them to grow – key aspects of this will be promotional opportunities, opportunities to optimise their offer on eBay and the sharing of data and insight specific to the seller.

Responsibilities

  • Contacting sellers to source outstanding campaigns and promotional opportunities

  • Providing sellers with data and insights, reviewing current performance and recommending optimisation tasks

  • Initiating contact with multiple sellers and structuring development plans

  • Reporting and sharing results of each activity within the business

  • Collaborating with key internal partners including the Merchandising team to feedback insight, findings & future opportunities

  • Attending operating meetings to share updates for the category

  • Designing of further seller contact campaigns based on learnings

  • Attending seller meetings

The role provides the successful candidate with the opportunity to connect with a broad section of eBay’s business sellers and use their initiative and analytical skills to help both the sellers and eBay to grow.

Role Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Entrepreneurial and able to demonstrate commercial acumen

  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Self-starter, able to take the initiative

  • Highly focused & organised

  • Able to operate efficiently in a highly dynamic context

  • An excellent team-mate

  • A real passion for Home & Garden products & ecommerce retail which should be shown in your application

  • Currently studying or a recent graduate

What do we offer?

  • A six-month internship in a phenomenal office environment

  • Diverse team with room for individuality, passion for e-commerce, integrity and humour

  • Varied and interesting tasks with high responsibility

  • An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies, flexibility and rapid decision-making

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/our-company/diversity-inclusion/.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Trading Intern - eBay Home & Garden

London, United Kingdom Requisition Number R0048079 Subsidiary eBay

We Empower People and Create Economic Opportunity

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes.

eBay’s strategic vision is to become the best global marketplace for buyers and sellers through a tech-led reimagination of the company. Looking for a purpose-driven company that puts the customer at the heart of everything? A culture that encourages people to think big and be curious, to act with urgency and integrity and to be fearlessly inclusive? That’s who we are. If this sounds compelling, join eBay!

Our Home & Garden team are looking for an Intern to join the team, to focus on communicating with our UK business sellers to drive their growth and engagement on eBay.

Role summary

The position sits within the Trading division of eBay, whose primary focus is trading the different categories on eBay and working with business sellers to help them grow on eBay.

Working within one of the largest product categories, this role is passionate about working with sellers to find opportunities for them to grow – key aspects of this will be promotional opportunities, opportunities to optimise their offer on eBay and the sharing of data and insight specific to the seller.

Responsibilities

  • Contacting sellers to source outstanding campaigns and promotional opportunities

  • Providing sellers with data and insights, reviewing current performance and recommending optimisation tasks

  • Initiating contact with multiple sellers and structuring development plans

  • Reporting and sharing results of each activity within the business

  • Collaborating with key internal partners including the Merchandising team to feedback insight, findings & future opportunities

  • Attending operating meetings to share updates for the category

  • Designing of further seller contact campaigns based on learnings

  • Attending seller meetings

The role provides the successful candidate with the opportunity to connect with a broad section of eBay’s business sellers and use their initiative and analytical skills to help both the sellers and eBay to grow.

Role Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Entrepreneurial and able to demonstrate commercial acumen

  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Self-starter, able to take the initiative

  • Highly focused & organised

  • Able to operate efficiently in a highly dynamic context

  • An excellent team-mate

  • A real passion for Home & Garden products & ecommerce retail which should be shown in your application

  • Currently studying or a recent graduate

What do we offer?

  • A six-month internship in a phenomenal office environment

  • Diverse team with room for individuality, passion for e-commerce, integrity and humour

  • Varied and interesting tasks with high responsibility

  • An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies, flexibility and rapid decision-making

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/our-company/diversity-inclusion/.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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