INTERNSHIP (ADMINISTRATIVE FOCUS)

Administrative interns are ideally interested in pursuing a full-time career in either the management or administration of a jewelry or fashion industry manufacturer, wholesaler or retailer or are interested in a fashion industry press/public relations career. An internship at Mark Davis provides students with a complete immersion in the inner workings of a small, super-specialized, artisanal manufacturer of superlative luxury products.

We are extremely selective in the granting of internships. We have specific requirements that help ensure that the internship is a positive and productive experience for both the intern and our company. As an intern, you will be treated as a team member and will be expected to perform at the same level as a full-fledged employee.

Internships are available throughout the year and normally last for a four or six month period. Internships are unpaid but interns do receive a small stipend.

Administrative Internship Responsibilities:

  • Screen phone calls, product enquiries and press requests.
  • Assist with the receiving and logging of daily deliveries and shipments.
  • Undertake varied research and sourcing projects.
  • Assist in the documentation and reporting of production, including some general analytical work and trend spotting.
  • Photography for internal cataloging and records.
  • Assist in cost calculation of products using information from multiple sources (e.g.: current gold price, stone suppliers, etc.)
  • Assist with administrative aspects of production.
  • Assist with some personal assistant duties.
  • General administrative office duties.


This position will require the following:

  • Very strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat.
  • Extreme attention to detail.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • Responsible and professional work ethic.
  • 20 hours per week.
     

Applicants must be:

  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Enrolled full-time in a university or college as either an undergraduate or graduate student seeking a degree in a related field of study.
  • Willing to submit to a detailed background, criminal and credit check.


To apply for an internship, please email your resume and cover letter as a single PDF document to internships@markdavis.com. Indicate the type of internship you are applying for in the email subject field and cover letter. We strongly recommend that you apply for an internship no less than 4 months before your anticipated start date. No telephone calls please.