Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Estée Lauder Online Intern Programme

The Estée Lauder Online Intern programme runs for a minimum of 3 months. The intern will be based at our company offices in Kyalami. The internship will consist of meaningful work experience and participation in various projects, tasks and assignments.


  • Provides support to the online/ ecommerce teams in their day to day operations
  • Provides admin support to the Online Manager, Retail Coordinators and Customer Service team.
  • Assist with presentations and reports as required.
  • Assists and participates in special projects as required
  • Assists with copy-editing & QA across multiple brand and retailer ecommerce sites
  • Ad-hoc assistance with customer service related tasks.
  • Participate in brainstorming and digital programs as required
  • Co-ordination of meetings as required (diary management, booking meeting rooms etc.)
  • Create & load purchase orders as required
  • Collections from on-site Distribution Centre
  • Order follow up
  • As a an Online Marketing intern, you will have the exciting opportunity to learn and contribute to several of the following areas: Online Marketing, eCommerce Management (across both retailer and brand sites), Brand Strategy, Performance Advertising, Digital Visual Merchandising, Sales Operations, Procurement, Brand Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Website Administration & Customer Service.

In addition, you will:

  • Network with senior managers and peers
  • Attend company presentations and depending on availability retailer strategy meetings


  • Web and graphic design an advantage
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Advanced Excel Skills - Pivot tables & V Look up
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent written command of the English language
  • Copy-editing & proof reading skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Outstanding communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
  • A passion for skincare, makeup & fragrances is a plus

Please note that we are interested in speaking to either:

  • Undergraduate students who are in their final year
  • Recent Graduates (Graduated in 2018/19)
  • Good academic standing, 70% average or higher
  • A strong interest in online marketing & ecommerce, Social Media & Communications.
  • Experience with Microsoft office
  • Leadership and project management skills demonstrated through participation in extra-curricular activities or previous work experience
  • Results-driven; ability to analyse and problem solve
  • Proven ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, innovative and challenging environment
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Creative and strong ability to think outside the box
  • Exhibit an entrepreneurial mindset, resourcefulness, curiosity and global awareness

At The Estée Lauder Companies you can play a role in our global success. We are a leader in prestige beauty with a growing portfolio of coveted brands. We create and market the highest quality products that delight consumers around the globe. Our culture values diversity of thought and people, and encourages creativity, innovation and integrity in everything we d

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