Founded in 1962, Target is a mass merchandise retailer with 350,000 employees in about 1,700 stores in 49 states nationwide. Since opening its first store, Target has partnered with nonprofit organizations, guests and team members to help meet the needs of each store’s community. Today, Target gives more than $3 million a week to local communities through grants and special programs.
Target offers project-based internships in the following areas: distribution, headquarters, and store executive. Interns gain hands-on experience and are introduced to the company’s culture. The company seeks candidates with strong analytical and communication abilities, leadership abilities, and interpersonal skills.
Open to undergraduates and MBA candidates.
Sarah Soriano, Talent Acquisition
1000 Nicollet Mall, TPS- 0945
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Number of Interns: 101 or more; More than 500
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Paid; Paid - $13,000; Benefits: Health Care and Dental (MBA interns working at headquarters; Pharmacy summer interns). Perks: Dry Cleaning, Housing, and Travel (Interns working at headquarters); Speaker Series
Duration: 6 to 12 weeks; 10 weeks (Summer)
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students