Creative Marketing Intern - Design & Copy

Has you written all over it. 

Do you love design, creative storytelling, and creative problem solving? If so, this is for you! Creative Marketing interns will have the opportunity to learn how creative marketing impacts the marketing ecosystem. They will work collectively, as well as independently, with other creative team members to develop creative solutions that appeal to our customers through many different marketing channels.

What you'll do

Assist in development of Kohl's Brand storytelling and promotional experiences for our customers

Work collectively with creative partners to bring Kohl's brands to life!

Copy: Leverage storytelling as well as story creation

Design: Execute overarching design (look & feel) in conjunction with copy

This is you

Successful at balancing creative ideation with strategic thinking

Passionate about creating unique visual experiences for our customers through storytelling

Creative problem solver

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

Innovate thinker and problem solver

Collaborative with peers and leaders


Career path

Creative Marketing Intern >

Copy Writer / Designer >

Copy Writer / Art Director >

Sr. Copy Writer / Sr. Art Director >

Your major is probably something like

Graphic Design

Graphic Communication

User Experience/Digital Design


Mass Communication

Creative Writing

...and more!

More Info

10 week paid internship

Associate discount

Art Intern

Shh...don't let the other internships know this is your favorite.

As an art intern you will work in a fast paced environment creating patterns and artwork for Kohl's private label brands. You will gain a strong understanding of each brand's aesthetic and be able to work on a variety of different projects. 

What you'll do

Assist in creating and manipulating prints, yarn-dyes, and placed graphics

Assist the lead textile designer in setting up art concept boards

Participate in the research and development of seasonal trends, themes, concepts and colors

Create original graphic art from the concept direction

Present your work with research in the form of color, mood boards and collages

Collaborate with color, trend, and CAD artists, the buying office and other designers

This is you

Undergraduate junior

You have a strong artistic background and the ability to create conceptual and fine art in several different mediums

You know your way around photoshop and illustrator

You love to solve problems - ex. "how can I make a floral pattern look masculine?"

The idea of typography, hand lettering, embroidery, textures and dimension excites you

You see the value in critiques - you use the feedback to make your designs stronger

Career path

Art Intern >

Assistant Artist >

Artist >

Advanced Artist >

Art Manager >

Art Director >

Your major is probably something like



Graphic Design

Fine Arts

Textile Design

More info

10 week paid internship

Associate discount

Design Intern

Have you started planning your first day outfit yet?

As a design intern you will work hands-on to create and build products and samples, while also providing your perspective into future concepts and trends. You will be placed within a specific category or brand but have the opportunity to gain exposure to multiple areas. Opportunities available in apparel, home, textiles, and hard home (cookware & food prep or home decor).

What you'll do

Participate in design challenges - explore various areas of design (home, kids, shoes, etc.)

Create and update trim sheets, CADs, and line sheets

Collaborate with product development, the buying office and art for direction

Research trends and provide insight into testing new styles

Design products! and then hand them off to product management to develop and create samples

This is you

Undergraduate junior

You're a little type A perfectionist. Okay, you're a lot type A - details are everything!

You love the creation process - from concept to seeing a design come to life

You're a great communicator - you get along with all different personalities and backgrounds

Career path

Design Intern >

Assistant Designer >

Associate Designer >

Designer >

Senior Designer >

Design Director >

Your major is probably something like

Fashion Design

Apparel Design

Industrial Design (hard home areas)

Textile Design or Fibers (home areas)

More info

10 week paid internship

Associate discount

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.