College Recruitment at Chico's FAS, Inc.

At Chico’s FAS, Inc., we offer both Internship and Executive Management Training programs for college students. Both programs are exciting opportunities for college students interested in pursuing a career in retailing. We invite you to learn more about The Most Amazing Place to Work, Learn, and Grow by reviewing the information below.

Our Associates are our competitive advantage. Their heart, determination, innovation, and teamwork are contagious and create an entrepreneurial spirit that makes working hard and getting things done, not only productive, but FUN!

Our Ideal Interns and Trainees:
• Take initiative • Are strong communicators • Proactively solve problems
• Are professionally mature • Are creative and innovative

Find out for yourself if Chico’s FAS, Inc. is a perfect fit for you!

Opportunities

Summer Internship Program
Internships are offered during the summer at our Chico’s FAS, Inc. world headquarters (the National Store Support Center) in Fort Myers, Florida. During the 10-week paid internship program, students enjoy the unique opportunity to apply formal coursework in a career setting and gain greater insight into the many roles of professionals within the fashion retail industry. Interns also become familiar with the overall Chico’s FAS, Inc. business, operations, and assist with company projects. Students, from universities and colleges around the country, pursuing a wide range of disciplines relating to retail make up each Internship Program group.

Internships are available within the following functional areas:
• Product Development • Global Sourcing • Finance • Merchandising • Design • Technology

Summer Internship Program Highlights

  • Leadership skills training and cross-functional learning opportunities
  • Immersion into day-to-day functions and responsibilities of a specific team
  • Presentations to company executives and interactions with senior leaders
  • A variety of benefits, including access to the company’s new state-of-the-art fitness center, admittance to the Company Store for discounted Chico’s FAS, Inc. brand merchandise, and a generous Associate Discount for boutique and online merchandise
  • Potential full-time offer at the end of the summer (must be rising college senior and have exhibited high performance during internship)

Summer Internship Program Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with coursework relevant to specific function and role of internship opportunity; rising college seniors preferred
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Previous internship or work experience; retail experience preferred
  • Embody Chico’s FAS, Inc. Values & Guiding Principles
  • Customer service oriented: “We are committed to providing the Most Amazing Personal Service to our customers and to each other”
  • Enthusiasm for retail fashion and interest in learning about the Chico’s FAS, Inc.'s family of brands and operations
  • Excellent computer and analytical skills
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Willingness to relocate to Fort Myers, Florida, for duration of internship

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