Req ID:  1687
Location: 

Hong Kong, China

Date:  13-Jun-2022

Internship, Strategy & Business Development

This role will be involved in supporting the strategy development & strategic planning process of a global leading travel retailer. The candidate will be part of a high-performing and highly motivated team providing insightful analysis on market developments and translating them into actionable initiatives to drive the strategic growth of the business. The ideal candidate will possess a keen sense of curiosity, be passionate about insights development, and be comfortable handling large amounts of numbers and data. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Support the Strategy & Research Manager on key initiatives & ad-hoc requests when needed 
  • Perform research on the latest travel, customer and competition trends impacting the luxury travel retail industry 
  • Provide support to collate data, perform analysis and communicate key insights 
  • Provide support on creation of internal platforms for insights dissemination  
  • Create presentations for internal & external communications with senior stakeholders 

Requirements:

  • Enrolled in or completed bachelor’s degree program 
  • Strong in research & synthesis 
  • Analytical & strategic thinking 
  • Agility with numbers
  • Excellent in Excel & PowerPoint 
  • Attention to detail & organized 
  • Handle work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment 
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills 
  • Fluency in English and Chinese including Mandarin
  • Keen interest in Travel, Luxury Retail or FMCG segments

DFS is an equal opportunity employer. It is the Company’s policy and practice to employ, promote and treat all employees and applicants on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency and to provide all employees with a workplace that is free of discrimination. Employment decisions are based on qualifications such as education, work experience and talent, and are made without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other basis protected by law.