🚀 Internship

Urban Outfitters Womenswear Buying Intern - London, UK

🚀 Placement Program


Rolling basis


  • The main objective of this role is to support and be a part of our Urban Outfitters Buying teams. The internship is within the Womenswear team which is an integral part of our growing UO business in Europe and the UK.
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Area of Responsibilities

Creative Arts & Fashion


  • Provide administrative support to the buying team covering relevant issues/queries.
  • Accurately inputting orders on internal systems.
  • Cross departmental exposure within buying, core planning, marketing, and the studio.
  • Work closely with our website and photo studio teams using internal systems.
  • Learn the importance of a critical path. Working on PO tracking and management; helping to ensuring POs are delivered in a timely manner to support stock flow. Maintaining internal systems with accurate information updates.
  • Sample management: working with our vendor base to track samples, passing samples for web photography, general sample organization, arranging for meetings and sign offs.
  • Learn how we fit a garment, with responsibilities for typing and sending fit comments.
  • Carrying out trend and competitor research and reports.
  • Supporting the team creating presentations and picture packs.
  • Responsible for ad-hoc tasks, e.g. sending out courier packages.
  • Working to deadlines.
  • Experience key meetings and learn how they fit into the Buying Cycle.
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  • You must be an undergraduate student at a UK University undertaking an accredited placement year or currently working in one of our URBN stores.
  • You must be available for 1-year full time from July 2023 until July 2024.
  • A passion and enthusiasm for the Urban Outfitters brand and what we represent
  • A love for fashion and be interested in the market at large
  • Ability to multitask in our fast-paced buying office
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Education requirements



  • Work-life balance:

-Flexible start and finish times

-Bring your dog to work

  • Wellbeing:

-Employees Assistance program to support with mental, physical and financial health

-Fully equipped free gym and on-site wellness room in Brick Lane and 50% discount of external gym memberships

-Private Medical Insurance

  • Employee Discount:

-Up to 40% off at all URBN Brands (Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, Free People and more!)

  • Community:

-One paid day to either volunteer or fundraise for a charity of your choice

  • Travel:

 -Cycle to work scheme, season ticket loan

  • Continued Development:

-We offer structured support within the business alongside continued learning and development

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