Corporate Retail Internship - Value Customer Experience

Corporate Monroe, Michigan


Description

Are you ready to Build Something Amazing?

At La-Z-Boy, we're committed to creating lasting relationships - within the organization and outside of it. We are looking for self-motivated and energetic interns with a commitment to excellence. We value this at La-Z-Boy because they are what drives us forward.

La-Z-Boy not only encourages collaboration with your fellow interns, but we focus our selection on students who not only stand out in the classroom, but who take pride in their work with their community. La-Z-Boy puts an emphasis on giving back. We are actively involved in encouraging others to participate in our sustainability efforts and volunteerism. Ultimately, La-Z-Boy looks for interns and employees alike who are excited about making houses into homes and taking the opportunity to positively affect the lives of our customers.

The Retail Value Customer Internship

The Retail Value Customer Intern will support the Director and General Manager of the La-Z-Boy Value Customer Experience at the La-Z-Boy World HQ in Monroe, MI. Responsibilities would include but are not limited to research and analysis of consumer insights, target trade areas, brand building, store concept and ecommerce. This position will work side by side with the value customer experience team along with having full ownership of certain tasks/jobs. 

Our goal is to provide you with a practical, hands-on experience into Retail Operations & Consumer Strategy while building solid competencies within this field!

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Currently enrolled in a four-year bachelor’s degree program with a major in business, stats, industrial engineering, HR or marketing with 2-3 years completed.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Exceptionally organized and capable of prioritizing and handling multiple projects in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self -starter.
  • Ability to work as a part of a team.

ADDITIONAL INFO:

  • Minimal travel within the U.S. may be required
  • Unique opportunity to regularly interact with the senior leadership team and all levels of the corporate organization
  • Intern will present back to leaders and other interns at the end of the season on accomplishments and give feedback on the internship experience!

About La-Z-Boy Inc.

La-Z-Boy Incorporated is one of the world's leading residential furniture producers, marketing furniture for every room of the home. Our state-of-the-art world headquarters, located in Monroe, MI, is just a short drive from the Ann Arbor, Metro Detroit and Toledo areas. La-Z-Boy’s network of 300+ retail stores span across the U.S. and Canada, and our vast distribution network allows our product to reach consumers and retailers across the globe. .

Further, we understand that being a great employer also means being a good corporate citizen. As such, La-Z-Boy and the La-Z-Boy Foundation contributed almost $3 million in financial and product donations to non-profit organizations this past year. For the past thirteen years, our signature partnership has been with the Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®).

Visit La-Z-Boy.com and see why, every day, over 8,800 passionate, valued team members around the world are Building Something Amazing!!

Are you ready to Build Something Amazing?

At La-Z-Boy, we're committed to creating lasting relationships - within the organization and outside of it. We are looking for self-motivated and energetic interns with a commitment to excellence. We value this at La-Z-Boy because they are what drives us forward.

La-Z-Boy not only encourages collaboration with your fellow interns, but we focus our selection on students who not only stand out in the classroom, but who take pride in their work with their community. La-Z-Boy puts an emphasis on giving back. We are actively involved in encouraging others to participate in our sustainability efforts and volunteerism. Ultimately, La-Z-Boy looks for interns and employees alike who are excited about making houses into homes and taking the opportunity to positively affect the lives of our customers.

The Retail Value Customer Internship

The Retail Value Customer Intern will support the Director and General Manager of the La-Z-Boy Value Customer Experience at the La-Z-Boy World HQ in Monroe, MI. Responsibilities would include but are not limited to research and analysis of consumer insights, target trade areas, brand building, store concept and ecommerce. This position will work side by side with the value customer experience team along with having full ownership of certain tasks/jobs. 

Our goal is to provide you with a practical, hands-on experience into Retail Operations & Consumer Strategy while building solid competencies within this field!

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Currently enrolled in a four-year bachelor’s degree program with a major in business, stats, industrial engineering, HR or marketing with 2-3 years completed.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Exceptionally organized and capable of prioritizing and handling multiple projects in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self -starter.
  • Ability to work as a part of a team.

ADDITIONAL INFO:

  • Minimal travel within the U.S. may be required
  • Unique opportunity to regularly interact with the senior leadership team and all levels of the corporate organization
  • Intern will present back to leaders and other interns at the end of the season on accomplishments and give feedback on the internship experience!

About La-Z-Boy Inc.

La-Z-Boy Incorporated is one of the world's leading residential furniture producers, marketing furniture for every room of the home. Our state-of-the-art world headquarters, located in Monroe, MI, is just a short drive from the Ann Arbor, Metro Detroit and Toledo areas. La-Z-Boy’s network of 300+ retail stores span across the U.S. and Canada, and our vast distribution network allows our product to reach consumers and retailers across the globe. .

Further, we understand that being a great employer also means being a good corporate citizen. As such, La-Z-Boy and the La-Z-Boy Foundation contributed almost $3 million in financial and product donations to non-profit organizations this past year. For the past thirteen years, our signature partnership has been with the Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®).

Visit La-Z-Boy.com and see why, every day, over 8,800 passionate, valued team members around the world are Building Something Amazing!!

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled:
La-Z-Boy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. It is our practice to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals. All employment decisions and related entities will be made on merit, qualifications, and abilities. It is our policy and commitment to ensure equal opportunity is provided in all employment opportunities and practices, regardless of race, color, religion, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. La-Z-Boy is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail [email protected] or call (734) 242-1444. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under law, please CLICK HERE.