Merchandising Intern

Internship Retail / Sales / Marketing

Website Careem

Careem is the technology platform for our region. A region of over 600 million people that extends from Morocco to Pakistan, Turkey to Sudan. It’s an area of the world that up until now, has largely missed out on the transformational power of the internet revolution – but through its ambition and focus is catching up fast. Half of the population are under 25, and the same amount are connected to the internet yet only a small proportion have bank accounts, access to public transport and critical infrastructure.

Merchandising Intern

Careem is building ‘the everything app’ for the greater Middle East, making it easier than ever to move around, order food and groceries, manage payments, and more. Careem is led by a powerful purpose to simplify and improve the lives of people and build an awesome organisation that inspires. Since 2012, Careem has created earnings for over 2.5 million Captains, simplified the lives of over 50 million customers, and built a platform for the region’s best talent to thrive and for entrepreneurs to scale their businesses. Careem operates in over 70 cities across 10 countries, from Morocco to Pakistan.

The Merchandising Intern will play a significant role in driving sales and conversion, by creating a best-in-class
customer experience on the app.

● Responsible for the day-to-day management and execution of the merchandising calendar including
maintenance of Quik Home Page, Category Landing Pages, carousels and other relevant real estate
● Working closely with the Marketing Team, Category Managers and Catalog team to coordinate the
launch of promotional plans and campaigns across Quik various assets
● Develop merchandising plans, curating selection and sorting rules whilst balancing customer
experience and commercial objectives to improve user experience, and enhance product discovery and
● Strive to understand the customer experience of the app and make suggestions for improvement
where applicable
● Manage effective Product Life Cycle, including new product launches and end of life products (near
● Constantly monitor Search, making sure that it is fully optimized and make suggestions and implement
these to improve the customer journey, whilst understanding the commercial impact of these changes
● Review & optimise taxonomy, ensuring effective product discovery

Skills required:
● Ability to analyse data and take data backed decisions
● Ability to hustle and execute on shorter time lines
● Good communication skills – to manage internal stakeholders and get work done by collaborating with
other teams
● Quick learner and excited to learn

What we’ll provide you

In addition to a competitive long-term total compensation with salary and equity, we have a reward philosophy that expands beyond this. As a Careem colleague you will be able to:

Be part of a Remote-First organization that offers flexible ways of working from the office and home.
Work from any country in the world for 30 days a year
Use Unlimited Vacation days throughout the year
Access fitness reimbursements for health activities including: gym, health club and training classes.
Work and learn from great minds
Create impact in a region with untapped potential
Explore new opportunities to learn and grow every day

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