Pros: fun co-workers, people-centered company
Cons: corporate environment is too structured, planning and allocation department has too many inflexible standards for reviews
TJX is all about developing talent and making sure it takes good care of its employees. It's a very relationship oriented company, but also expects everyone to work hard to drive the business.
As an Allocation Analyst I gained strong data analysis skills, as well as exposure to business planning, supply chain, marketing, product, and overall business – more... strategy.
Management is very hands-on and people oriented, I got exposure to executives on a regular basis and worked closely with my personal product team, as well as other product teams.
The hardest part about the analyst position is being able to put together all the moving parts of the business into one high-level vision. It takes months on the job to gain the knowledge and confidence to make this possible.
Employees at TJX work very hard but we work as a team and become very close with our co-workers. The social aspect of the job is by far the best. Being closely connected with the product and business of your specific department is also – less