Distribution Center Operations/Supply Chain Internship – Lands’ End
Lands’ End® is a classic American lifestyle brand with a passion for quality, legendary service, real value and a simple two-word promise to stand behind everything it sells: Guaranteed. Period.® Lands’ End delivers timeless style for Men, Women, Kids and the Home. With over 50 years of experience, Lands’ End is renowned for its culture of service for the customer and is recognized as an innovator in the industry. Lands’ End is publicly traded and listed on NASDAQ under the trading symbol (LE).
Our environment is customer focused and innovative. When you join Lands’ End, you will join over 5,000 talented individuals who are leaders, critical thinkers, accountable, curious, flexible, and results-minded all driving toward the same goal, to motivate customers and drive sales through multiple channels. Our 12 week summer Internship Program is held at our Lands’ End corporate headquarters in Dodgeville, WI. Dodgeville is a community of about 4,000 that offers charming restored buildings with stores, specialty shops, restaurants and professional services. Nearby Governor Dodge State Park is Wisconsin’s largest with over 5,000 scenic acres, two lakes, and a waterfall. Dodgeville is located just 45 minutes from Madison. Madison is home to the University of Wisconsin and is a progressive city with outstanding restaurants, bike trails, and beautiful lakes surrounded by numerous parks. You can apply at www.landsend.com/jobs
As a Lands’ End intern, you’ll join a diverse group of individuals from a variety of colleges, universities and areas of study for the 12 week summer program. Some highlights of our summer internship program include:
Our internship program is designed with future leaders in mind and serves as a pipeline for top talent. Participants in our program receive one-on-one mentorship while working alongside Distribution Center and Supply Chain professionals. We will look to you to share your ideas and recommendations. The Intern experience at Lands’ End is a comprehensive development-based role, designed to facilitate a robust career path in distribution center operations, supply chain and transportation. Interns will be immersed and integrated in the various functions of the operations team and understand the factors that contribute to the broader scope of the role while gaining valuable hands-on experience in skill competency areas. As a Lands’ End intern you will be based at our Dodgeville headquarters but you will be expected to travel to our offsite location in Reedsburg, WI from time to time. You will gain exposure to a broad range of operations activities and business areas.
As part of the experience you will focus on key projects for the department which may include Departmental workflow and operational functionality optimization, Multi DC inventory, workload and employee resource balance
You will be involved in key projects that will support future business decisions. You will communicate with operations leaders, cross functional business partners to understand the development and internal decision making processes. Some of the day to day experiences include:
You will quickly come to appreciate the complexities of growing a global, multi-channel retailer.
Candidates should possess the following, but not limited to, knowledge, skills and abilities: