Allocation Analyst Trainee


Your friends are already jealous.

As an Allocation Analyst Trainee, you will look at weekly sales recaps to determine best sellers and opportunities within your product category. You will also work with vendors to ensure that products get to the right place, at the right time, and in the right amount.


What you'll do

Order inventory and send it to the right locations

Analyze data to help your office manage inventory and drive sales

Give weekly updates to your manager and team about business trends

Collaborate with cross-functional teams to come up with new ideas to drive sales and grow profit

Partner with vendors to ensure proper inventory levels

This is you

Undergraduate senior or college graduate

You like working in a fast-paced team environment that's constantly changing

You know your way around a spreadsheet

You have exceptional communication skills

You have a passion for product and strong analytical skills

Possible career path

Allocation Analyst

Assistant Merchandise Manager

Planner

Merchandise Manager






Your major is probably something like

Marketing

Analytics

Retail

Merchandising

Management

Business Administration

...and more!

Perks

7 weeks of advanced training so you can hit the ground running in an office you love!

Competitive salary

Associate discount

Ongoing classroom-style learning

Benefits

Free coffee

Buying Office Intern


Your friends are already jealous.

As a Buying Office Intern, you will work with Merchants and use data to make recommendations on what products to buy, how much to buy, and what locations to send it to.

What you'll do

Review data to determine what's selling and what's not

Learn about allocation and localization (ex. why you wouldn't send puffer coats to a store in Florida)

Observe the buyer and help make strategic assortment decisions

Present selling recaps to managers (best and worst sellers)

Use competitive shopping to analyze trends, pricing, and marketing


This is you

Undergraduate junior

You prefer to work with a team vs. alone - you love people!

You know your way around a spreadsheet

You not only like to prove a point, you usually have data to back it up

Multi-tasking is your thing, but you're also extremely organized

You have a passion for products and love to learn about what customers want!

Possible career path

Allocation Analyst Trainee

Allocation Analyst

Assistant Merchandise Manager

Planner

Merchandise Manager







Your major is probably something like

Marketing

Analytics

Retail

Merchandising

Management

Business Administration

Finance

...and more!


Perks

10 week paid internship

Summer housing

Associate discount

Transportation options

Free coffee

Product Development Intern


Has you written all over it.

As a Product Development Intern you will assist your team in developing, sourcing, and executing all of Kohl's private and exclusive label brands - the ones that are ONLY available at Kohl's (LC Lauren Conrad, Apt. 9, Sonoma, etc.)

What you'll do

Help your office with aspects of the concept to customer process: production, costing, sample management

Assist with daily activities: quality reviews, vendor emails, meeting set-up and product review

Shadow and learn from all levels of your team, especially the product development coordinator (the role that interns are hired back as!)

Develop business skills such as collaboration, communication, business analytics and increase product specific knowledge

This is you

Undergraduate junior

You have a passion for all aspects of a product: sales, market relevancy, textiles, etc.

You work with a sense of urgency and adapt well to change - "no day is the same" sounds like something you would love

You're a great communicator- you get along with a range of personalities and backgrounds

Career path

Product development intern


Product development coordinator


Associate product manager


Product manager


Senior product manager

Your major is probably something like

Retail Merchandising

Consumer Science

Marketing

Textile Sciences

Communications

Business Administration

...and more!


Perks

10 week paid internship

Summer housing

Associate discount

Transportation options

Free coffee

Strategic Sourcing Intern


Your friends are already jealous.

As a Strategic Sourcing intern, you will support the execution of the sourcing strategy by researching and analyzing information that impacts the supply chain such as strategy implementation, vendor onboarding, and communication.

What you'll do

Work with the Sourcing team to drive global sourcing strategies for Kohl's Private & Exclusive brands.

Influence Kohl's supply chain processes through onboarding and managing vendor partnerships and maintaining vendor scorecards.

Analyze and report on sourcing processes to optimize value – quality, cost, speed and on-time deliveries

Establish and communicate processes for factory and vendor partners.



This is you

Undergraduate junior

You have strong written and verbal communication skills and would love to build and maintain relationships with external vendor partners

You're a bit of a perfectionist- accuracy is important in your work

You work with a sense of urgency and adapt well to change - "no day is the same" sounds like something you would love

You work well in teams, but also enjoy to work and own processes independently

You love a challenge and are quick to problem solve

Multi-tasking is your thing, but you're also extremely organized


Career path

Strategic Sourcing Intern

Strategic Sourcing Analyst

Associate Sourcing Manager

Sourcing Manager

Senior Sourcing Manager

Your major is probably something like

International Business

Retail Merchandising

Business Administration

...and more!

Perks

10 week paid internship

Summer housing

Associate discount

Transportation options

Free coffee

Marketing Analytics Intern


That just sounds impressive.

Marketing Analytics is comprised of several different teams that range in responsibilities but all have the same goal of providing data, reports, insight, and guidance regarding our customer behavior to our company and our leaders.

What you'll do

Synthesize large quantities of data

Measure the effectiveness of tactics in market

Provide reports and insights to leadership that guide marketing decision makers

This is you

Can synthesize complex data so it's easy to understand

Analytical and strategic thinker

Proactive problem solver

Curious and collaborative​​​​​​​

Career path

Marketing Intern

Associate Marketing Analyst

Marketing Analyst

Senior Marketing Analyst

Analytics Manager

Your major is probably something like

Marketing

Analytics


Economics

Mathematics

Statistics

Perks

10 week paid internship

Summer housing

Associate discount

Transportation options

Free coffee

Marketing Strategy Intern


Has you written all over it.
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Are you naturally curious and a creative problem solver? As a Marketing Strategy Intern, you'll join one of several teams that collaborate to develop and implement strategic marketing plans to achieve our goals of driving traffic and sales. Our strategy teams bring their respective expertise together to ensure our customer feels heard and recognized in every interaction with the Kohl's brand

What you'll do

Interpret and synthesize data and insights to contribute to projects that drive traffic to our stores and website

Develop and recommend data-driven strategies to marketing decision makers

Activate new marketing tactics and/or processes (leave your mark with "real" work experience!)

Contribute to the creation and execution of cross-channel brand, digital, and event marketing plans

This is you

Curious and willing to ask questions

Strong written and verbal communication skills (we want to hear your thoughts!)

Creative problem solver

Work with a sense of urgency and are comfortable with change and ambiguity

Analytical and strategic thinker

Collaborative with peers and leaders

Results-oriented

Career path

Marketing Intern

Marketing Coordinator

Senior Marketing Coordinator

​​​​​​​Marketing Manager







Your major is probably something like

Marketing

Communications

Retail/Consumer Behavior

Strategic Communications

Public Relations

Advertising

...and more!


Perks

10 week paid internship

Summer housing

Associate discount

Transportation options

Free coffee

Marketing Operations Intern


Has you written all over it.

Liaison between Marketing and technology, gathering input from stakeholders and SMEs to define business requirements for new technology initiatives. 
Supports Operations Manager with business case development including ROI estimates. Supports the Operations Manager with prioritization and the development and communication of technology roadmaps.

What you'll do

Ensures technology initiatives are executed to incorporate Marketing business requirements

Develops and delivers training and communication materials for new initiatives

Measures efficiency gains, ROI, and key performance indicators post launch

Shares passion and interest in MarTech and staying informed on technology / tech trends


This is you

Demonstrated analytical and technical aptitude

Familiarity with direct marketing concepts

Basic understanding of data and database driven consumer marketing

Experience creating and adopting process documentation standards​​​​​​​

Career path

Marketing Intern

Marketing Coordinator

Senior Marketing Coordinator

​​​​​​​Marketing Manager








Your major is probably something like

Informatics

Computing

Marketing minor

Supply chain


Perks

10 week paid internship

Summer housing

Associate discount

Transportation options

Free coffee

Digital Merchandising Intern


Your friends are already jealous.

Develop selling strategies and tactics across all Kohl’s digital channels to provide the best digital customer experience while driving sales through strategic site merchandising, optimizing internal search and product recommendations and analyzing customer data.

What you'll do

Analyze the customer behavior using internal reporting to optimize all devices and product finding methods (browse, search & recs.) Research the influence of marketing channels and understand the impact these external drivers have on a category of business

Enhance customer experience by maintaining best in class online shopping experience

Responsible for collaborating with merchant, marketing and digital partners to develop and prioritize browse & search experiences and category initiatives to best drive sales and conversion

This is you

Undergraduate junior

Data lover

Customer obsessed

​​​​​​​Innovative thinker

Career path

Digital merchandising intern

Digital merchandising coordinator

Digital vendor marketing planner

Digital merchandising assistant manager

Digital manager, planning, insights & digital merchandising


Your major is probably something like

Marketing

Analytics

Retail

Communications
​​

Perks

10 week paid internship

Summer housing

Associate discount

Transportation options

Free coffee
Kohl's is an equal Opportunity Employer and an organization that values and encourages diversity among our applicants. We're committed to creating a culture where everyone belongs; where diversity and inclusion drive innovation and business results while enabling associates and customers to be their authentic selves every single day.