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MDP Category Planning Intern Job

Date: Jan 8, 2019

Location: Westborough-Home Office, MA, US, 01581

Company: BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.

BJ's Wholesale Club was the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept in the northeastern United States. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar operation with more than 200 clubs in 16 states from Maine to Florida.

While our Members know us for helping them save up to 25% off grocery prices every day, our Team Members  love us for providing a supportive and engaging workplace that’s committed to developing great talent.

If you’re a motivated and enthusiastic person who enjoys working collaboratively and is committed to providing great service for our Members, we want to hear from you. BJ’s offers a fast-paced, team environment with great training opportunities and competitive salary and benefits packages to help you  succeed.

BJs Wholesale Club prides itself on our Management Development Program Summer Internship. We have been awarded Forbes best employers for new grads in 2018 and best places to work for LGBTQ equality in 2017. As a company we provide students with a well-rounded corporate experience to develop the necessary skills they need to thrive in the next step of their career. We offer a competitive paid internship that has strategic and project-based positions in different areas of the business. As an intern you would report to a VP or above and be assigned a mentor that will help you navigate the day to day operations 

 

The Category Planning Intern will be responsible for supporting the team in devoloping new strategies for seasonal space and how it will be used. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

Responsibilities:

  • Present insights, strategies and tactics as it applies to assortment, schematics and overall floor plans
  • Supoort the merchant in the development of business growth opportunities from data analysis.
  • Work cross functionally with the buisness to achive desired results.
  • Analyze data to help assign space to maximize sales

Requirements:

  • GPA of 3.4 or above
  • Preferred major in Business, Logistics, Analytics
  • Proficient in Excel, MS office, and PowerPoint
  • Strong analytical skill set 
  • Preferred background in retail
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Leadership experience in programs, projects, clubs-preferred 

Program Highlights:

  • New hire orientation tailored to the program
  • Performance review throughout the program
  • Club tour and Distribution center tour
  • Coffee with our CEO
  • One-on-one resume review
  • Information Knowledge exchanges with senior business leaders
  • Development workshops
  • Social outings

BJ's Wholesale Club is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for all qualified team members and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, physical and/or mental disability, genetic information, atypical cellular or blood trait, marital and/or familial status, pregnancy, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.


Nearest Major Market: Worcester