Have a meaningful internship experience learning about the impact third-party organizations have in retail. Understand JLB’s category management process and how this award-winning team provides the best insights, strategies & solutions to Target.
What will you do? You’ll work with the Category Management team to understand the category management process and how they support the Target buyers to drive category growth. You’ll be exposed to all aspects of category management and strategic category planning including building and managing planogram versions using the Prospace software application, performing category and product analyses based on Target sales data and market data, generating weekly reports and analyzing sales performance to provide actionable insights, and using analytical tools to drive Target’s transition process. Last but not least, you’ll collaborate with other summer interns on a cross-functional project where you will be exposed to how we deliver the breadth of JLB’s services in a critical program for Target.
What skills do you need? We’re looking for someone with strong analytical skills, close attention to detail, business curiosity, and a passion for creative problem solving to quickly identify trends, opportunities and business solutions. Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office is important.
What makes a great JLBer? The ultimate JLB intern loves to provide great service and oozes with passion, creativity, curiosity and integrity. They have excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills to keep up with our high-performing team and can interface with multiple levels of people in an organization. They are proactive and act with a high sense of urgency to deliver results in a fast-paced, demanding work environment to exceed expectations and completing projects/tasks within assigned timeframes. We work in a certified Results-Only Work EnvironmentTM (ROWETM) so we’re looking for someone who can learn from and work with a high-performing, talented team with a flexible, full-time schedule to deliver results.