About Shopko


Founded in 1962 and headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC operates 363 stores in 24 states throughout the Central, Western and Pacific Northwest regions. Retail formats include 131 Shopko stores, providing quality name-brand merchandise, great values, pharmacy and optical services in small to mid-sized cities; 5 Shopko Express Rx stores, a convenient neighborhood drugstore concept; 5 Shopko Pharmacy locations; and 222 Shopko Hometown stores, a smaller concept store developed to meet the needs of smaller communities.




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Merchandise & Inventory Management Trainee Program (EMT)

Shopko - Green Bay, Wisconsin

Posted: 11/20/2018

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ATTENTION FALL 2018 AND SPRING 2019 GRADUATES! Next Merchandise & Inventory Management Trainee program starts January 2019.
Interested in Retail as a Career? Shopko is looking for proven leaders to be part of our Merchandise & Inventory Trainee Program! This is a full-time post graduation position
Merchandise Trainee Program Overview 
This 12-week on-the-job training program combined with leadership and professional development opportunities creates a fast track opportunity for growth within our Shopko Merchandising & Inventory Teams.
What will you learn?
- How to order inventory and send it to the right place on time
- Learn how to analyze data to manage inventory levels
- Work with vendors to ensure inventory arrives on time for our customers
- Look at sales to understand what’s selling and opportunities 
- Have a direct impact on the bottom line

Why Shopko’s Program?
- 12 week paid program and a full-time job as an Inventory Analyst after successful completion of the program.
- Have ownership over your work and help drive the business forward
- Proud to promote from within
- Have your own mentor 
- We want you to enjoy what you do
- Enjoy our teammate discount

Where can you go?
- Buying
- Private Brand & Trend
- Inventory Management
- E-Commerce

Is this you?
- Undergraduate senior or college degree, preferably in Retail, Supply Chain or Business that will be graduating December 2018 or May 2019
- You have a passion for trends and strong analytical skills 
- You like working in a fast pace team environment 
- Exceptional communication skills
- Strong planning and organizational abilities
- Eager to learn and want to satisfy your curiosity

Company Overview
We provide general merchandise, Pharmacy, and Optical services in our store formats of Shopko, Shopko Hometown, and Shopko Express.   

At Shopko, we understand what matters to our customers.  Our stores are designed to be simple, clean, and welcoming, not overwhelming.  We offer the essentials our customers need and the brands they trust at a fair price.  Shopko, the Stuff that counts.
Shopko offers a professional team-oriented work environment, career advancement opportunities, competitive wages, and a comprehensive benefits package! If you are accessing this posting from another website, please submit an application at
Shopko is an Equal Opportunity Employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan m/f/d/v.

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