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Planning & Allocation Internship (Management Development Program) Job

Date: Dec 30, 2017

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.

For three months, you will learn how to Plan and Allocate General Merchandise product to our three Distribution Centers and 215 Clubs.  You will be able to solve complex Planning and Allocation business problems, using SAP analytics and thinking critically.  BJ’s Wholesale Club will invest in you by partnering you with a mentor, and a learning series with executives across the company. In addition to Planning and Allocation, you will acquire broad knowledge of other pillars of the supply chain, including domestic & international transportation, and distribution operations. Additional responsibilities include:

 

  • Develop a seasonal inventory flow plan for a Spring/Summer category to our DCs, and present strategy to General Merchandise Management team
  • Develop a Black Friday Allocation Strategy for the Electronics Division
  • Work with Mentor to identify a cross-functional business problem, and present ROI-based recommendations for efficiencies to the leadership team.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Rising Senior majoring in Business, concentrating in Supply Chain or Operations Management
  • Retail store experience preferred
  • One prior internship in a corporate setting
  • Strong leadership, analytical and communication skills

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