Career Opportunity

2022 RL Inspire Summer Internship Program

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New York


New York


United States

Company Description

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in five categories: apparel, accessories, home, fragrances, and hospitality. For more than 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Double RL, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children, Chaps, and Club Monaco, among others, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands. 

At Ralph Lauren, we unite and inspire the communities within our company as well as those in which we serve by amplifying voices and perspectives to create a culture of belonging, ensuring inclusion, and fairness for all. We foster a culture of inclusion through: Talent, Education & Communication, Employee Groups and Celebration.

Position Overview

Our compensated 10-week Internship Program is designed to give rising senior undergraduate students a challenging, hands-on experience in the retail industry. Our internship will run from Monday, June 6th through Friday, August 12th.

Areas where interns may be placed include:

Accessories Design; Advertising/Advertising Operations; Apparel Design (Menswear, Womenswear, Childrenswear); Business Development / Strategy; Buying; Communications/PR; Concept Design; Creative Services; Digital Platform/eCommerce; Finance; Home Design; Hospitality; Information Technology; Innovation; Marketing/Social Media; Merchandising; People & Development (HR); Planning/Allocation; Procurement (Sourcing & Logistics); Production; Retail Operations; Sales/Account Management

Essential Duties & Responsibilities


As an RL Inspire intern, you will …

ONBOARD: Participate in a Company orientation with the entire intern class

LEARN: Take part in weekly Zoom events and activities including our executive speaker series

DEVELOP: Receive coaching and on-going feedback from your supervisor

COLLABORATE: Work closely with fellow interns on a group corporate or individual creative project

GIVE BACK: Make a difference by volunteering as part of the Ralph Lauren Gives Back Program

HAVE FUN: Take advantage of remote social and networking activities

After successful completion of the program, full time entry-level offers may be extended to top candidates.

Experience, Skills & Knowledge

To be eligible for a US-based Ralph Lauren Corporate Internship position, applicants must:

• Attend college full-time in the United States and be entering their final semester or year of undergraduate studies

• Be authorized to work in the United States

• Show a demonstrated interest in the retail industry and a passion for the Ralph Lauren brand

• Design applicants: include a link to your portfolio or website

This application will remain open until Friday, December 31th at 6pm EST


2022 RL Inspire Summer Intern