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We're Hiring an E-Commerce Intern

Perch is launching a website update this summer and we are looking for an intern to help optimize the product pages and update our Shop on Instagram and Facebook. Read on for more details about us and the position!

Who We Are

Perch Furniture is a family-owned, custom furniture studio located in Portland’s Pearl District and our mission is to build every client their dream sofa. We are looking for an E-commerce intern who is passionate about their work. Great people are the secret sauce of our family business and the key to our continued success. We like to work hard, have fun, and provide our customers with both an incredible shopping experience and a killer couch. 

What We Are Looking For

An updated version of our website launches this summer and the E-commerce intern will play a key role in optimizing the product pages and updating our Shop on Instagram and Facebook. This will include soliciting UGC from past clients, adding photos and images to product pages, updating our Google Business listing weekly, organizing photos, testing two key apps (Intercom and Calendly) and more!

Our sales culture is rooted in building relationships, offering approachable expertise and creating an engaging sales experience. We firmly believe that building a great online shopping experience is rooted in understanding our retail sales experience, so the E-commerce intern will be based in our retail shop and learn how our furniture customization process works.


A qualified candidate will have:

  • Competency designing, leading and completing small scale projects. 
  • Experience with HTML and Shopify is preferable but not required
  • Proficiency with the Adobe Suite and Sketchup 
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written 
  • Strong desire to regularly contribute and have your strategic ideas heard in an always growing and improving environment


Hourly Rate: $17/hr

Hours: 3 days in-store (approximately 18 to 20 hours per week) with a 3 month commitment

Please send a resume and cover letter to Please do not call regarding the position, we will respond to each applicant via email. 

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