Product Design & Development Intern Position

Southaven, Mississippi, United States Part-time

Company Summary

NBG Home is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer of home decor products including custom and ready-made picture framing, lighting, wall décor, indoor and outdoor accent furniture and soft goods. We are currently seeking a Product Design and Development Intern for our Home Décor division located in Bono, AR and Southaven, MS.

Position Overview

Gain hands-on Product Development experience as you become a part of a rapidly growing business. Develop skills in Merchandising, Product Development and Design, while learning what it takes to succeed in a collaborative environment. You will support and add value to the Design and Development team as we bring products to market with major retailers and ecommerce sites such as Amazon, Wayfair, Overstock and Walmart.com.

Responsibilities for a Home Decor Intern

As an intern at NBGHome you will be responsible for, but in no way limited to the following tasks:

·         Prepare samples as they are delivered to or shipped from our Bono or Southaven location

·         Work with PDD team to maintain the showroom and sample room

·         Assist PDD team to prepare for Las Vegas and Highpoint Markets

·         Assist in preparation for sales meetings and development of proprietary product for national retail accounts

·         Conduct market research of competitors and suppliers

·         Complete a capstone project customized to specific area of the intern’s interest.  Examples: Past interns have worked on product design, market research projects, and analytics to launch new businesses.

·         Multi-task weekly responsibilities and other tasks with assigned projects

Qualifications

·         Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Power Point, and Word are vital to accomplishing daily responsibilities.

·         Knowledge of furniture and lighting design a plus. 

We desire an intern that is able to work at least 15 hours a week Monday – Friday between the hours of 8 AM – 5 PM. Could become a full-time position for the right candidate.

Please respond with full honesty as to whether you are capable of handling these tasks and time requirements. 

Apply for this opening at http://NBGroup.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0j387?apply=true