Burlington MBA Strategy Intern in Burlington, New Jersey


If you want hands on experience on the Strategy team of one of largest off-price retailers in the nation, join the nationally-ranked Burlington Stores, Inc. internship program as Graduate-level Strategy Team Intern! Are you pursuing an MBA with a quantitative discipline? Do you have 2 – 4 years of previous work experience? Are you a self-motivated, team player, with strong planning, organizational and communication skills? If so, this may be the right opportunity for you!

As a Strategy Team MBA Intern, you will work out of our Florence, NJ corporate office. Throughout the comprehensive 10-week summer program, you will work side by side with industry leaders to gain practical knowledge and skills through your departmental assignment and a full understanding of what it’s like to be part of the Customer Strategy team in the fast-paced world of off-price retail! You and the other members of your summer intern class will receive a comprehensive orientation program to get your started on the right foot. You’ll be partnered with a current member of the Strategy team, who will serve as your “buddy” for support and guidance. Throughout the summer, you’ll participate in Leadership Development Seminars, Classroom-style trainings in areas related to your program, visits to market in NYC, tours of our stores and distribution centers, shadowing days where you can explore alternative career paths and learn about other key parts of the business, and community service projects – not to mention a variety of team-building social activities to help you get to know your intern class!

Upon completion of their MBA program, alumni of our internship program have gone on to join our team as full-time associates! We are a rapidly growing brand, providing a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us.


  • Identify growth and profit improvement opportunities by providing insightful analysis and making compelling recommendations to senior management

  • Analyze and provide observations to support the strategic plans and processes related to customers, stores, site locations, capital productivity, merchandising and overall operational performance

  • Conduct ad hoc and pro forma / “what if” analyses in support of potential decisions

  • Conduct research and analysis on internal and external environment and provide business and competitive intelligence and insights

  • Participate in the development of a scorecard system to measure results

  • Use statistical techniques to measure the effectiveness and ROI of current practices and various pilots/tests

  • Maintain ongoing reporting and measurement processes to enhance quality and efficiency of future decision making and monitoring including the use of forward thinking modeling designs and analytical tools

Candidates must be in the first year of a full-time MBA program and have 2 – 4 years prior work experience .

If you…

…are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;

…take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;

…are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;

…believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;

…want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

Perks and benefits include an associate discount, free on-site gym, and much more! We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Posting Number 2018-78990
Location US-NJ-Burlington
Address 2006 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Position Type Seasonal Full-Time
Career Site Category College
Position Category College & MBA Internships
Evergreen Yes