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Leadership Development Rotational Program Intern, Finance & Business Planning Track (Summer 2022)

Minneapolis, MN 55415
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Target is one of the worlds most recognized brands and one of Americas leading retailers. And the only constant in retail? Change. Our business is constantly evolving, using big ideas to solve complex problems.

TargetsLeadershipDevelopmentRotational Program(LDRP)is a 2-year rotational program and development curriculumdesigned to provide a set of experiences to build enterprise empathy by learning in business functions outside the traditional career path, developing cross functional influence by driving meaningful outcomes, and deepening leadership experiences to accelerate the development of future leaders. Within this program, your experiences could spanFinance,Merchandising,Digital and Stores.

Theinternshipassociated withLeadership Development Rotational Programis a 10-week,project-basedprogram whereyoull act asafinancial and analytical consultant and business partner.You will completea project that will provide critical insights into our business and culminate your summer experience by presenting your results to leaders in your department.

The retail landscape is evolving and Target isan industry leader through the development ofitsteam members.WithintheLeadershipRotational ProgramFinance andBusiness Planning track,you willgain broad exposure with a focus on driving business decisions through deep data analysis, understanding the broader business context and storytelling to help Target make strong decisions for our P+L. As an intern candidate for this program, youll experience a realistic job preview into life as a Sr Manager in Finance or Sr Merchandise Planner key roles in the Finance and Business Planningtrack.

Here is an additional snapshot of a few of the unique things thisinternship hasto offer:

  • Youll gain valuable insight into the day-to-day workings of theFinance orPlanningby collaborating cross functionally, and utilizing forward-thinking solutions and innovativeapproaches.

  • Tackle some of the companys most strategic priorities and pressing financial questions.

  • Experience a day in the life of afinancialconsultant through a Key Experience where you will shadow, drive and present your findings to leadership.

  • Understand the cross functional partnerships, financialacumenandstrategythat goes into owning a business P&L.

Outside of your day-to-day work as an intern, you will beimmersed in events and a development curriculumwith your cohort of intern peersthat willdeepenyour ability to be a successful, inclusive and cross-functional leader. Events and development highlights include:

  • Store and Distribution Center tours to gain a cross pyramid perspective

  • Structured mentorship inclusive of a peer mentor and a senior leader mentor from your respective track

  • Speaker Series withSVP and C-Suite leadership

  • Development series that focuses on inclusive leadership, empathy,story tellingand coaching others

About you:

  • Currently enrolled in yearoneofanMBA program

  • Concentrations in finance, economics, managementand strategystronglypreferred

  • 4-6+ years of work experienceprior to gaining MBA

  • Strong analytical, decision-making, project management and organizational skills

  • Outstanding communication and relationship-building aptitude with the ability to empathizewith peers and partners

  • Creative problem-solving and risk-taking skills

  • Superior leadership skills with enthusiasm, initiative and a passion for results

  • Desire to build a multi-disciplinary career

  • Flexibility, resiliency and nimbleness; comfortable working in grey areas that are constantly changing

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

Posted: 2021-06-04 Expires: 2021-08-31
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