Marketing Intern

  • Company: Kendo
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Business group: Perfumes & Cosmetics
  • Contract type: Internship
  • Function: Marketing
  • Experience required: Beginner
  • Reference No.: KEND00105
  • Date of publication: 2019.08.08



Responsible for supporting the day to day implementation of Marketing, PR & VM activity across the Kendo Brand portfolio.



  • Assist with the development & implementation of POS tools and materials to support all new launches and in-store focuses.
  • Follow up day to day needs from Retail partners and Area managers, in line with the marketing plan.
  • Collation and analysis of launch and event results on an on-going basis.
  • Closely track and analyse competitor launches and activity with monthly reports - including new product launches, pricing, PR launches, marketing activity & advertising (both in-store & online)
  • Monitor & track Retailer brand coverage on a weekly basis, sharing key results with the wider marketing team.
  • Assist in managing day to day logistics for the sampling calendar across all brands, including inventory management, ordering & ROI analysis on all planned activity.
  • Source marketing supplies were needed to support key launches and activations.



  • Provide assistance at all PR events, across brands as needed
  • Assist with collating press material across brands for all current SKU's and new launches, keeping PR Agencies up to date with relevant information.
  • Provide admin support to PR function; collating coverage reports, updating calendars, competitor event overview.







  • Provide assistance with merchandising set up & logistics at Brand Events/Launches/ Conferences.
  • Assist in setting up retailer meetings using VM units/Products.
  • Helping manage with ‘in-house' merchandising units, creating an inventory, sending and delivering when required.



  • Assist the Marketing Coordinator with organising and monitoring stock orders for both PR Agencies and office stock.
  • Raise PO's, MO's & NPD tester orders for on-going brand needs.
  • Assist in managing mailing requests & courier bookings on a day to day basis to support the on-going business across all functions (i.e. products/ packing/ prototypes/ global requests).
  • Manage day to day meeting requests, room bookings & visitor bookings.
  • Support the creation of Marketing, PR & VM presentations for internal & external meetings

Additional information


Key competencies:

  • Microsoft Office (Powerpoint, Word, Excel)
  • Highly organised and eager to learn
  • Proactive with a flexible attitude to work
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Strong ability to build and maintain relationships internally & externally
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency



  • Degree in Marketing / Business Studies or similar
  • Previous internship/work experience in Marketing in luxury retail
  • Inherent interest in beauty industry
  • Fluent in English


Location: Central London (Oxford Circus)

Duration: 12 months


Perfumes & Cosmetics

A major player in the perfumes, make-up and skincare markets, the Perfumes & Cosmetics division groups together major historic Houses as well as young brands with strong potential.

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