Corporate Office

“I used to work at an ad agency, but after I made the move to Bloomingdale’s, I felt I had so much more input and I could actually see my ideas come into fruition.”

Bloomingdale’s Corporate Office, commonly referred to as Central, is comprised of dozens of specialized professions that collaborate on incredible projects, campaigns and other initiatives. In addition to housing the buying and planning functions for our Department Stores, Outlets, and, many don’t realize that Bloomingdale’s houses its own internal Creative and Advertising department along with Marketing, Visual, Store Design, Finance, Public Relations, Security, Accounting, Human Resources and many more specialized teams. Bloomingdale’s even employs our own full service restaurant and food services area. What is your area of expertise? Your next big opportunity might be a click away…

“Being a Buyer or Planner at Bloomingdale’s is like running your own multi-million dollar nationwide boutique.”

Although Bloomingdale’s is a multi-billion dollar brand, our Buyers and Planners have an intimate relationship with the store associates and customers. Because we strive to offer the customer contemporary merchandise and newness, our Buyers and Planners are skilled artisans in the craft of merchandise selection and allocation.

As a Buyer or Planner for Bloomingdale’s, you will be responsible for maximizing the sales and profitability for a particular family of business while maintaining our position as a fashion leader. You will also be responsible for the ongoing development of your Assistant or Senior Assistant Buyer.

The majority of Buyers and Planners across our three channels of business gain their experience by starting in our Executive Development Program – one of the nation’s leading training programs in retail. However, at times we do have a need to search externally for a position in our Merchant Organization. If you are approaching your senior year in college or are making a career change and want to learn more about our acclaimed Executive Development Training Program, be sure to visit Bloomingdale’s Careers After College.

Together with Bloomingdale’s Department Stores, offers the customer a multi-channel experience that is world class and like no other. The always open and always fashionable world of has many opportunities for highly skilled, energetic individuals who are passionate about continuing to create an online experience for our customer that is equal to the buzz and excitement of our stores.

With the rapid growth of online consumerism and daily advances in technology, the associate must be a forward thinker, fast worker, creative, and most important, collaborative! Each group works in tandem to bring the customer the best merchandise that is showcased in award winning site design and look books.

Our Buying, Planning, Creative and Marketing teams have their finger on the pulse of what is hot, new and next and work directly with Bloomingdale’s Department stores to ensure congruency. Site Design and Technology teams deliver ongoing enhancements to the site allowing greater cutting edge enjoyment and ease of shopping across the Stores and Online channels, maximizing the use of mobile and tablet technologies. career opportunities include UI Development, Online Fashion and Enhancement Art Direction, Web and Customer Database Analytics, and Web design.


59th Street Flagship

The 59th Street Flagship store occupies one square city block in Manhattan’s tony Upper East Side. Currently one of the top 5 tourist destinations in Manhattan, our 59th Street store boasts 10 floors of selling space, 5 restaurants including Magnolia Bakery, a Visitor’s Center that welcomes tourists from over 100 countries per year, an Ambassador program and so much more.

In addition to sales and support employment opportunities across a wide array of areas, the Flagship location also conducts one executive training program per year as well as offering internship opportunities.

Still not convinced? Spend an afternoon walking through Bloomingdale’s and feel the buzz for yourself. Be careful, you may find it addictive!


Department Stores and Outlets

Bloomingdale’s store’s associates are passionate about our customers, love fashion and enjoy being part of a team. Whether out on the sales floor or behind the scenes in support, the Bloomingdale’s store family delivers an experience like no other for our customers.

Never worked in retail before? That is okay because joining the store’s organization is a great way to experience all the excitement and glamour of working in this industry, and what better store to become part of than Bloomingdale’s – the store that is often imitated but never duplicated.

For Buying/Planning opportunities, please check the Corporate Office page.

We currently have a multitude of opportunities to join our department store team in various locations throughout the country. We offer flexible schedules and the opportunity for growth. Because we believe our best managers are developed from our best associates, we even have a Sales Manager Training program (SMT) that provides an opportunity for Sales Professionals to embark on a management career.

Maybe you’re the type of person who wants to be part of Bloomingdale’s newest adventure in retail. The fastest expanding channel of business at Bloomingdale’s is our Outlet division. With new stores scheduled to open throughout the nation in the next couple years, we are seeking passionate energetic people to join the Outlet team.

Bloomingdale’s Outlets provide accessible fashion merchandise to a broad customer base. Designers we sell in our department stores create special merchandise at a significant savings specifically for our Outlets. We created our Outlets to look and feel like a Bloomingdale’s department store right down to the black and white iconic checkerboard tile and our signature focus on service and building client relationships.

Opportunities in our Outlets include both sales and support roles and it is important to check this career site often because you never know where the next Outlet might be opening…it could be in your city!

At Bloomingdale’s our associates are our number one differentiator. That is why we focus on finding talented, collaborative and creative people who are looking to discover their passion – not just find a job.

For over 140 years, Bloomingdale’s has been on the forefront of retail excellence and we are always looking for the next big idea. Our best initiatives across the three channels of business have been created, developed and executed by our people. We strongly believe great ideas come from all levels and tenure and that innovation is not limited to senior management. This is why we recruit people with an entrepreneurial spirit who are assertive and passionate.

Whether you are interested in a position within our Central Corporate Office or you prefer to be part of our Stores organization, take a moment to review our career site, learn about the different areas and find your next passion!

After all, Bloomingdale’s is like no other store in the world.