Corporate MBA Internship: Human Resources Change Management (Job Number: 009507) |
At Walgreens, we help people get, stay and live well. That’s our core purpose and the difference we make in people’s lives every day. Our purpose has shaped the direction of our company since Charles R. Walgreen Sr. founded his first drugstore in 1901, and it still does today.
As America's most convenient provider of consumer goods and services, and pharmacy, health and wellness services, Walgreens has something for everyone who wants to build a successful career. With over 8,000 locations in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, we're much more than your neighborhood drug store. We're a company of e-commerce professionals, analysts, nurses, pharmacists, retail store staff and more who are focused on serving our customers as much as finding better ways to run our business. Here, you'll find supportive co-workers, an innovative environment and the tools you need to grow your skills, help build healthy communities and advance your career.
Interns experience life at Walgreens in a hands-on environment like no other. We encourage students to provide fresh ideas and a different outlook. That's why our 10-week internships make you part of the action from the first day. And that's why we include challenging business projects that drive department goals and objectives as part of the experience. Our goal is to help you hone your skills at one of the best-known names in healthcare and retail. You'll have mentors; attend valuable information sessions and visit distribution centers and retail store locations. Not to mention, you'll have a lot of fun, with frequent social events to allow you to network and learn from team members and fellow interns in a variety of divisions. Our corporate internship will not only give you a window into working at Walgreens, but also the kind of real-world knowledge that you can take with you wherever you go.
As an HR intern within our Change Management team in our Organizational Development/Organizational Effectiveness division, you’ll learn how team members within this division drive the people strategy of the company building human capital. This department is responsible for making sure the right person is place in the right position at the right time.
As an intern, you’ll work closely with IT and HR Business Partners as you assist the department with competency development for IT families (including surveys, facilitation of workshops, and reporting/documentation of results). You’ll also assist with Human Capital Reporting (combining engagement, exit interviews, succession planning, and performance data into a story for the company and separate divisions to business strategy.
Successful candidates should have a strong interest in Organizational Development/Organizational Effectiveness, Industrial Organizational Psychology, strong communication and analytical skills, presentation and organizational skills, as well as be self-motivated, an innovative thinker and possess the ability to work independently.
-Currently enrolled in a MBA program with 1-3 semesters remaining
-Minimum GPA of 3.0 or above
-Strong communication skills
-Experience creating surveys, analyzing survey data, writing competency ratings
-Experience with project management (for example: planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the
successful completion of specific project goals and objectives)
-Basic skills using E-mail and Internet Explorer to send, receive and organization communications
-Experience developing and delivering presentations to various audience levels through work experience or coursework
-Experience providing customer service to internal and external customers, including meeting quality standards for
services and evaluation of customer satisfaction through work experience or coursework
-Intermediate level skill with in Microsoft Office Suite including Excel (using multiple sheets and workbooks, logical Operators ("AND" and "OR"), creating charts, and pivot tables), Word (creating a mail merge, creating labels, adding form fields, hiding text, recording and running macros, adding tables of contents, inserting footnotes and endnotes, working with XML, and linking to Excel worksheets).and PowerPoint (creating and modifying tables, working with graphs and charts, rearranging slides, adding and modifying slide backgrounds, creating a custom design template, adding transitions) preferred.
-Major in Organizational Development/Organizational Effectiveness or Industrial Organizational Psychology preferred
-Experience and/or interest in the Human Resources field
-Experience in database management and database concepts
A career at Walgreens offers you the potential and a clear path to advancement. Our innovative spirit means every day is a different opportunity to excel in a welcoming and inclusive environment. Take your first step towards a fulfilling career.
Walgreens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals of diverse talent and backgrounds. Walgreens promotes and supports a smoke-free and drug-free workplace.
At Walgreens, we help people get, stay and live well. That is our core purpose and the difference we make in people's lives every day. Our...