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Event Detail
Kohl's Sophomore Shadow Program
1/11/2013 9:00 AM - 1/11/2013 8:00 PM
Kohl’s Corporate Office; Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

Sophomore Shadow

**If selected to participate you will receive an email with further event and travel details. Please note, registering for this event does not ensure you will be selected to participate. You will receive confirmation from Kohl's representatives if you are selected to participate.

Company Profile: Kohl’s is one of the largest and fastest-growing retailers in the country. A family-focused, value-oriented specialty department store, Kohl’s offers quality merchandise from national and exclusive brands, such as Jennifer Lopez, Simply Vera Vera Wang, ELLE™, Food Network™, and FILA SPORT®. Kohl’s is committed to serving the community through green leadership and the Kohl’s Cares® merchandise program which has raised over $180 million for children’s initiatives nationwide. Employees enjoy a workplace that is exciting and evolving. At Kohl’s, you will be able to try new things, set goals for your development, build a career that fits your expectations, and have fun along the way!  It’s easy to see why Kohl’s was selected by Businessweek as one of the best places to launch a career.

Summary: The Sophomore Shadow Program gives students the opportunity to observe and network with professionals, investigate a career field, clarify career goals and interests, and function within a work environment.

Who?
Any Sophomore interested in learning more about Kohl's Department Stores and exploring future career interest and internship opportunities.

What will I see?
·Observe and network with professionals, investigate a career field, clarify career goals and interests, and function within a work environment
·Experience what the Kohl’s Culture is all about
·See what professionals at Kohl’s do on a daily basis, their daily challenges, and responsibilities
·Attend a Kohl’s led professional development event

Where is it?
Kohl’s Corporate Office; Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

When is it?
 Friday, January 11th, 2013

How to participate?
Register by December 4th. If selected to participate you will receive an email with further event and travel details.

Register By Visiting: Click on the link and scroll down to "Sophomore Shadow".
Register Here


Questions?
Contact: UR-Assistant@kohls.com

Sophomore Shadow Day Department Details:

Buying Office
Kohl's Buying Office teams focus on creating relevant and profitable merchandise assortments, with an emphasis on fashionable product with superior styling that provides great value for our customers. Relevant Majors: Retail Management, Retailing, Fashion Merchandising, Marketing, Finance, Accounting

Product Development
Kohl's PD teams strive to deliver an optimized mix of brands, price, quality and style while leading the market place in customer relevance and speed to market.  This team is responsible for developing all of our Private and Exclusive Brands from initial concept to customer. Relevant Majors: Retail Management, Retailing, Fashion Merchandising, Marketing

Marketing
Comprised of several teams, all who work collaboratively to gain market share by ensuring her that Kohl's is the best solution for the savvy shopper. Teams include Media Strategy, Marketing Intelligence, Print Media, Gift Card Marketing, Seasonal Marketing, and Merchant Marketing. Relevant Majors: Marketing, Graphic Design

Finance/Accounting
To ensure accuracy, integrity and compliance with corporate wide regulations and policies and procedures and specifically within the inventory, financial reporting, import and risk management processes. Relevant Majors: Finance, Accounting, Investment Banking

Human Resources
To be Kohl's strategic partners in building Kohl's business through our most valuable resources - Its People. Gain exposure to careers in Recruiting and Learning & Development (employee training). Relevant Majors: HR, Management

eCommerce
Kohls.com staffers work hard to translate the special Kohl's shopping experience of brands, value and convenience to the internet. Gain exposure to careers in Web Merchandise Presentation, Web Analytics, Web Writing and Direct Ship. Relevant Majors: Marketing, Supply Chain, Journalism, Statistics