Employer Spotlight |Target Stores and Distribution

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Briefly describe your organization

Target Corporation is an American retailer that operates large retail stores primarily across North America that offer a multitude of goods. It is the second-largest discount retailer in the United States, behind Walmart, and is a component of the S&P 500 Index.[4][5] Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the company was founded as Goodfellow Dry Goods in 1902. The first Target store was opened in 1962; it became the largest division of the Dayton-Hudson Corporation, and was consequently renamed the Target Corporation in 2000. As of 2015, Target operates 1,801 locations throughout the United States. Their retail formats include the discount store Target, the hypermarket SuperTarget, and small-format stores previously named CityTarget and TargetExpress before being consolidated under the Target branding.

What do you do to encourage community support & engagement

We believe in being an active citizen and good neighbor in our communities. We give our time, talent and business strengths to make our communities strong, healthy and safe. We invest in career development and well-being of our team. And from the start, we’ve given 5 percent of our income, a commitment that does not waver based on the economic climate.

Upcoming On Campus Interviews

Target Stores and Distribution

Date: November 11, 2015

Location: Minneapolis – East Bank – Bruininks Hall Interview Center RM 524

Available Positions: Executive Intern , Executive Team Lead

Apply by November 4th. See details on GoldPASS

Schedule ID: 3984

We are excited to meet you at the Business and Human Resources Career Fair on October 28th!