As a college student I am constantly wondering about my future and pondering my future career options. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve reconsidered, panicked, and second guessed. Maybe it’s just me – but I am constantly scouring the internet exploring my options. Recently I discovered ANN INC. and I was smitten.
ANN INC. is the corporate head of Ann Taylor, Lou & Grey and LOFT. Let me tell you something – ANN INC. seems like an absolutely amazing place to work. They are the sole fashion retailer to have received the Gallup Great Workplace award – which is huge. We all know how important a positive workplace is in advancing in your career and maintaining your sanity. Not only is ANN INC. a great place to work – but they have a huge variety of careers.
As a college student I was naturally drawn to the internship section of the website. They have opportunities for college students and recent grads. Their international internship program even gives students the opportunity to work alongside their creative teams in New York City!
If you’re looking for a more long term career – your options at ANN INC. are endless. For behind the scenes work in their corporate section, there are careers in design, merchandising, planning & allocating, sourcing, and e-commerce. No matter where your talents lie – there is a place for you in the fashion industry with ANN INC. On the front line they have opportunities as sales associates, sales leads, co-managers, store managers, and district managers. What you can see there is that not only do they have great opportunities – but there is room for growth. Starting out as a sales associate can open so many doors within the industry, which is incredible.
ANN INC. is a great place for women to work because they truly embrace their employees. They are proud to welcome your career with a ‘hug not a handshake’ and aim to support the richness of women’s full, multidimensional lives. So if you are looking for a career that will empower you as a women – definitely consider turning to ANN INC. as they aim to help their employees grow by fostering their strength and confidence.
If you aren’t already, I recommend that you all check out ANN INC. on their social media sites:
As if there weren’t already a million reasons to love ANN INC. they also want to give one of you a $25 gift card to pick out something for yourself. All you need to do is go check out their social media links and give them some love!