Macy's Intern Reviews

Updated Jun 17, 2020

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Macy's CEO Jeff Gennette
Jeff Gennette
12 Ratings
  1. "Great Summer Internship Program"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Merchandising Intern 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's for less than a year

    Pros

    Learned a lot about the retail industry Friendly work environment

    Cons

    No major cons- work was occasionally boring and tedious

  2. "Internship"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Intern 

    I worked at Macy's part-time

    Pros

    Great People, good work environment

    Cons

    Not too many cons, but repetitive work sometimes.

  3. "Well Structured, Respectable Internship Program"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Merchandising Intern in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Macy's for less than a year

    Pros

    Decent Intern Pay, Everyone is really young and super nice and welcoming and positive, So many other interns to easy to make friends, contributed to actual work, NYC experience, upfront about employment offer if - essentially an 8 week interview

    Cons

    experience largely depends on supervisor - all of your work comes from them. So much structure means you feel like an intern, a lot of excel work and spreadsheets which isn't for everyone

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  4. "Ok"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Management Intern in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Macy's full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay and decent Hours so balance is fine

    Cons

    They treat you like some sales associate. Company doesn’t make an effort to make this internship a valuable experience. You’ll be on the floor all day or folding clothes.

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  5. "Overall Solid Internship"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Planning Intern in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's for less than a year

    Pros

    Organized Program with plenty of flexibility Most of senior management was excited to meet with us

    Cons

    Herald Square office was drab, but I've heard great things about the new Long Island City office.

  6. "Great people, but still an office job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern - Hourly 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Macy's for less than a year

    Pros

    -flexible on hours -Can shadow many departments

    Cons

    -Sometimes supervisors work from home and you are left lost and confused

  7. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's

    Pros

    Supportive team Challenging projects (no busywork) Opportunities to see different parts of the company

    Cons

    It can be busy at times

  8. "Nice people but a lack of management"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern - Hourly in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Macy's for less than a year

    Pros

    People were extremely nice so it made for a fun internship and introduction to the workforce.

    Cons

    Lack of direction. I never even met my manager.

  9. "Good program in great city"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Product Development Intern 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's for less than a year

    Pros

    Structured program with lots of oportunities to expand network

    Cons

    Pay is not well in a city

  10. "Good Experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Store Management Intern in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Retail Experience Leadership Opportunities Great Network and Connections Easy Path to Grow

    Cons

    Very Long Hours Unorganized at Times

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