Loblaw Technology - Business Engagement, Chief Intern

Loblaw Companies Limited - Brampton, ON (30+ days ago)

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1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5

The decision to join a company is a big one. We have opportunities for hard working, energetic and reliable people just like you.

Why is this role important?

There are many benefits to joining Loblaw Companies Limited after graduation. We offer an

innovative and collaborative team that can help you develop your skills, and you can see your

hard work pay off!

Loblaw is looking for talented people for a 1-year internship opportunity. What better way to

launch your career than working with Canada’s largest retailer? We offer an experience like

no other, doing work that helps Canadians to Live Life Well.

If you are a recent grad, or in your Professional Development Year from an accredited STEM

(Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) program, and ready to launch your career with an

industry leader – read on! This is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for.

Join one of Canada’s Top Employers
Are you ready to be a part of the largest IT transformation in Canadian retail history? We’re changing our business process, technology, structure, and culture, and we need talent to help us get there. This is your opportunity to gain valuable, hands on experience that will prove useful throughout your career. Our Loblaw Technology group, supporting both Loblaw Companies Limited and Shoppers Drug Mart, provides leading edge technology solutions in this rapidly changing retail market. If you believe that technology is more than just hardware and software, then this is your opportunity to experience the VALUE Technology delivers to the Business. This is your opportunity to make a difference, from providing solutions to support the health and wellness of Canadians, financial services, retail experience and more delivering technology to support colleagues and customers on a daily basis.

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What Loblaw Offers you
Your term will allow you to work on a wide variety of projects across the Enterprise, work in collaboration across multiple divisions, and expose you to varying scales of enterprise-wide solutions. Come in excited and ready to pursue new challenges! Here you will find great mentors to help you achieve your goals as you help us achieve ours! Choose the skills you want to improve, take initiative to learn new skills, expand your knowledge and experience in the fields of technology and business… and much more! If you are passionate about contributing valuable work and leaving a mark on a world-class company…this is the opportunity for you!

Work Perks
Subsidized cafeteria
On site Goodlife, Basketball & Volleyball courts, Ice Rink, Click & Collect, Dry Cleaning
Paid Vacation

After 6 months:
National benefits plan
Colleague discount program

Department Overview
The role of Chief Intern will work directly with the Vice President, Business Solutions. Business Engagement is one of several teams reporting to the Vice President and is the bridge between our Business Units and Technology. Our role is to ensure that we assist in offering valuable solutions to our business partners that enhances and improves their business. The role is based out of our corporate head office in Brampton, Ontario at 1 President’s Choice Circle, with exposure to other office locations, such as Shoppers Drug Mart office in North York, Digital, PC Financial, and Joe Fresh offices downtown Toronto.

What You’ll Do:
Take direction from the Vice President to work on special projects. These special projects will be defined based on what is needed at the time. There is an opportunity to experiment, try new concepts all in the spirit of supporting new ways of working as we transform our thinking, people, processes and tools to enable our business.
Receive direct coaching and mentoring from the Vice President
Act as the communication vehicle for messages that need to be delivered organizationally in driving accountability and deliverables
Provide support to Leadership Team in creating and preparing materials to achieve defined outcomes
Work with the Business Engagement Team to capture, consolidate, and communicate information supporting projects and internal initiatives
Support the Customer Satisfaction process by conducting data analysis allowing for decision making and supporting action plan development
Organize and conduct project and portfolio meetings on a weekly cadence
Maintain and track logs of team initiatives and deliverables
Assist with the follow-up and tracking of project and portfolio action items
Have the opportunity to provide leadership to other interns and support other Business Engagement Leaders, as required

How You’ll Succeed:
At Loblaw, we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.

If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.

In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

Employment Type:
Full time

Type of Role:
Temporary with Benefits (Fixed Term)

Loblaw recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.