Coordinator, Retail Merchandising Summer Student – RBC

  • Location: Work From Home
  • Deadline: February 14, 2021 at 11:59 pm

What is the opportunity?

This role is part of the Retail Merchandising team under Marketing Communications and Strategy supporting P&CB. The team creates retail experiences that engage clients and staff. This role specializes in creating and executing merchandising strategies for the New Branch Formats, which is a program that is envisioning the future of banking and testing innovative ways of engaging consumers.

  • Our engaging merchandising helps start conversations that provide opportunities for the sales forces deliver advice and education.
  • We add value by acting as a centre of expertise for the retail experience  by incorporating client, retail and financial insights into the creative development
  • This role aligns to our collective ambition in the following ways:
    • Exceptional client experience
    • Client satisfaction and loyalty
    • Simplify. Agile. Innovate.

What will you do?

  • Support Merchandising Manager with processes and projects related to retail merchandising for various branch formats
  • End to end project management from brief to post-analysis
  • Develop client focused digital and non-digital content for retail environment
  • Work collaboratively in the design and development of new store concepts and store fixtures
  • Collaborate with internal partners and creative agencies to build digital, visual and interactive merchandising experiences for branch formats

What do you need to succeed?


  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Exceptional project management skills
  • Self-management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to build and maintain working relationships
  • Strong collaboration skills


  • Experience with retail merchandising
  • Past marketing experience
  • Experience using creative software (i.e. Photoshop and Illustrator)

What’s in it for you?

We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • Opportunities to do challenging work and make a difference
  • Opportunities to building close relationships