Foot Locker, Inc.

Research Internship

We offer paid internships at our corporate locations in New York, NY, Camp Hill, PA, Bradenton, FL, Wausau, WI, Oshkosh, WI, Milwaukee, WI, Chicago, IL and Junction City, KS. As an Intern you will learn about the retail and ecommerce industry; participate in a collaborative business project, volunteer opportunities, and corporate trainings. Be part of the team that leads innovation in the athletic ecommerce industry and wear cool kicks to work every day!

As a Consumer Research Intern, you will gain insights into the various ways to research the team and procures insights on the industry, competitors and consumers across all the banners of the organization.

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  • Work closely with key stakeholders across the organization to understand what insights are needed and best ways to deliver insights
  • Work with the NPD Group to ensure that the market tracking data is being captured accurately for each banner by market
  • Summarize results of NPD Group tracking data in verbal and written form for every banner on a monthly basis
  • Engage members of our online communities for Foot Locker and the Concepts team by creating fun engagement activities (quick survey, discuss favorite sneaker, share last photo taken)
  • Manage small-scale research projects via the Communities (focus groups, creative concept testing, UX feedback)
  • Support Muse research work for the banners (attend interviews, help create discussion guides, proof decks, etc.)


  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) experience
  • Prior brand / communications / agency experience preferred
  • Prior understanding of women’s retail business – preferred
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Keen attention to details
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ambitious and creative
  • Excellent writing skills
  • To qualify for an internship with Foot Locker, individuals must:
  • Be a junior or senior in college, or a Spring 2020 graduate
  • Arrange the internship with the educational institution on a for-credit basis, if necessary.
  • Be available to work Monday-Friday (40 hours/week)
  • Internships will begin on June 1st, 2020 and end on August 14th, 2020
  • Casual dress environment
  • Employee discount
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Onsite learning & development opportunities