Creative Marketing Intern 


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

All: 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

Results-oriented

Career path

Marketing Intern >

Copy Writer / Designer >

Sr. Copy Writer / Art Director >

Copy Lead / Sr. Art Director >

Manager, Copy/Manager, Design





 

Your major is probably something like

Graphic Design

Graphic Communication

User Experience/Digital Design

Journalism

Mass Communication

Creative Writing

...and more!

More Info

10 week paid internship

Associate discount





Art 


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 - Intern

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 - Intern

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

Fibers

Illustration

Graphic Design

Fine Arts

Textile Design

More info

10 week paid internship

Associate discount



What you'll do - Full Time

Works with design to develop concept board art needs for milestone meetings

Applies seasonal results of color, print, and pattern to future art

Set up production-ready artwork within area/ areas of responsibility

Responsible for generating all post-production art revisions and colorway revisions

Qualifications - Full Time

Required

Proficient at Adobe Illustrator, familiar with Photoshop, Nedgraphics

College degree in Graphic Design, Textile Design, Illustration or related field

Preferred

Previous retail experience 


 

Design


Work in a fast-paced, collaborative and creative environment supporting all aspects of product creation for Kohl's private label brands.

Accountabilities - Intern

Assist in research and trends specific to category and brand

Assist in PLM skills including vendor communication, updating BOMs, submit comments, and styles uploads

Sketch designs with a focus on stitch, detail, and proportion accuracy

Build presentations in google slides to support the design's vision

Present your work with research and application in the form of color, mood boards, collages, and original designs through AI sketches and Photoshop CADs

Support in building design tech packs to pass to TD 

Collaborate with Merchant, Production, and Trend teams to ideate and execute styles that support the brand's vision and strategy

Balance the calendar with meetings and deadlines through open communication with manager

Train in 3D software, Browzwear Vstitcher 
 

This is you - Intern

Undergraduate junior or senior 

Passion for design and the customer

Can see beyond the product today and envision what it could be 

Great eye for color and trend with a strong taste level and ability to translate appropriately to the customer 

Highly self-motivated and able to ask the right questions in order to seek solutions 

Basic understanding of fabric and garment construction

Can work well within calendar and deadlines, while using the time effectively and efficiently 

Ability to share a clear point of view 

Positive, approachable and enjoys collaborating 


 

What you'll do - Full Time 

Builds creates, and updates tech packs, trim sheets, and design packages; ensures information is accurately entered into PLM 

Reviews with Designer/ Senior Designer 

Supports in meeting preparation and breakdown including room set up, samples, reports, creating boards and line sheets

Compiles market and trend research to review with the Designer/ Senior Designer, to gain an understanding of the brand they support, drive innovation, and stay current on the competition 

Completes pre-packages as a part of the research and development process for the Designer/ Senior Designer they support 

Qualifications - Full Time 

Required 

Familiarity and moderate proficiency with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, ned Graphics, Kaledo or related program 

Preferred

Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Design or related field 

Previous retail experience

Previous experience in design or product accessory business and the competitive landscape 
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.