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Retail Internship Program

CareerDC coordinates internship programs by connecting students with host organisations all over Australia.

The internships, which are practical work-placement programs designed to provide the intern with retail experience with the aim of providing industry specific opportunities is to enable the intern to develop skills that will enhance their prospects of gaining meaningful employment, building the student’s career and starting their future.


The career pathway in retail paves endless opportunities in major industries that subdivides into various sectors. These sectors can vary in different sizes of businesses and workforce. There are a few major industries relating to retail such as Speciality, Food and Beverage, Lifestyle, Departmental, Wholesale and Logistics.

An internship experience allows students to apply their knowledge and skills from their studies to a practical work environment. The work experience will also enable students to improve their skills and provide with first-hand exposure inside the retail world.  Training in retail is essential as it can allow exposure that is  practical and innovative solutions to students such as,

  • Understanding strategies to improve retail marketing and develop them cost effective and resourcefully.
  • Demonstrate knowledge to sustaining the business.
  • Enhance Customer Service Experience and Resolving Customer Complaints.
  • Manage store presentation, pricing and Merchandise Products.
  • Discovering Personal Leadership.

Valuable experiences gain from practical trainings can support student’s personal development skills and knowledge in order to be competent in frontline management skills when working in a business environment. Students can take up responsibilities in day-to-day operations and assist supervisory roles in areas such as

  • Customer service and support team.
  • Building employee and supervisor relationships.
  • Targeting sales performance and structuring marketing plans.
  • Execute complete and proper store safety and security.
Closing in 12 days
Closing in 12 days
  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:


  • Work rights:

    Australian Bridging Visa, Australian Working

  • Locations:

    Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane,

  • Closing Date:28th Aug 2022, 12:59 pm


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