SUMMER EMPLOYMENT: Merchandising Summer Student

  • Location: Stellarton, NS, Montreal, QC, Mississauga, ON
  • Deadline: May 18, 2024 at 5:00 pm

Sobeys Inc.

Career Opportunities: Merchandising Summer Student (182756)

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers
Job Category:  Merchandising
Travel Requirements:  0 – 10%
Job Type:  Contract

Country: Canada (CA)
Province: Nova Scotia; Ontario; Québec
City: Stellarton, Mississauga, Montreal

Embark on a rewarding career with Sobeys Inc., celebrated among Canada’s Top 100 employers, where your talents contribute to our commitment to excellence and community impact.

Our family of 131,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1,600 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawtons Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family.

Ready to make an impact?

As a Summer Student you will have the opportunity to work with leaders in the Retail Industry with robust learning, collaboration, and engaging experiences!

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:

You will gain valuable exposure to one of Canada’s largest grocers as we unleash our full potential by embracing emerging technologies and new digital capabilities that are reshaping the customer experience.

We believe that the best ideas come from a diverse workforce with unique perspectives and encourage our Summer Students to be curious and innovative!

What you have to offer:

At Sobeys, our corporate roles follow a hybrid model with an expectation to work in one of our offices a minimum of three days per week. For our 2024 Summer Student Program we will be recruiting for the offices in the following locations:

•    Stellarton, Nova Scotia
•    Montreal, Quebec
•    Mississauga, Ontario

While roles and duties will vary based on the needs of each team, we are seeking students that meet the following criteria:
•    You are a post-secondary student who has completed at least one year of study
•    You are currently pursuing a diploma/degree that is relevant to Merchandising (I.e., Commerce)
•    You are a team player who likes to collaborate and build relationships
•    You are excited about learning in a large corporate environment and bring curiosity to everything you do
•    You want to turn your academic learnings into workplace skills

At Sobeys we require our teammates to have the ability to adhere to a hybrid work model that requires your presence at one of our office locations at least three days per week. This requirement is integral to our commitment to team collaboration and the overall success of our office culture.

We offer a competitive compensation package, which varies by role. Some websites share our job opportunities and may provide salary estimates without our knowledge. These estimates are based on similar jobs and postings for general comparison, but these numbers are not provided by our organization nor monitored for accuracy.

We will consider factors such as your working location, work experience and skills as well as internal equity, and market conditions to ensure the selected candidate is paid fairly and competitively.

We look forward to discussing the specific compensation details relevant to this role with candidates who are selected to move forward in the recruitment process.

We are committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.
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