Coordinator, Learning & Organization Development


About Ross Stores:

Ross Stores, Inc. is an S&P 500, Fortune 500 and Nasdaq 100 (ROST) Company headquartered in Dublin, California, with fiscal 2017 revenues of $14.1 billion.  The Company operates Ross Dress for Less® ("Ross"), the largest off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States with 1,409 locations in 37 states, the District of Columbia and Guam. The Company also operates 213 dd’s DISCOUNTS® locations in 16 states that feature a more moderately-priced assortment of first-quality, in-season, name brand apparel, accessories, footwear and home fashions for the entire family at everyday savings.


The company’s merchandise mix and assortments are constantly evolving as merchants and planners focus on what customers want to buy and respond by delivering great discounts on a wider variety of name brand merchandise. With its solid management team, proven off-price concept, strong cash flow and return on equity, Ross is ideally positioned to successfully execute its growth strategies.


At Ross you will find:

  • A career that fits you
  • Teamwork
  • Amazing culture and people
  • Big company with a family feeling
  • Customer focus


Are you ready for the next big move in your career? We look forward to hearing from you!


The culture demands hands-on, close engagement at all levels, and the ability to think and act strategically. Within this culture, there are many opportunities to attain and even exceed personal goals quickly while partnering with professionals across multiple categories. This creates a win-win culture with a rigorous standard of performance for everyone. 


Structured for growth and profitability, individuals are measured on performance rather than process. What this yields is an environment that is invigorating and offers a clear, compelling reward system for the team. 


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About this job:


The HR Coordinator will oversee the onboarding process for the Merchandising division for Ross Stores Inc. This responsibility includes but is not limited to: developing onboarding plans; scheduling all classroom trainings, HR touch bases, business expert trainings, comp shopping trips and out-of-division market appointments for newly hired and promoted associates; and tracking and evaluating completion of onboarding schedules. The ideal candidate will have a high-level of attention to detail and expertise in using Microsoft Excel.


  • Onboarding Plans: Develop Onboarding Plans to support all newly hired and promoted associates in Merchandising, Planning, & Support functions - 60%
  • Training Calendar: Schedule classes with merchant trainers and business experts, send calendar invites, reserve training rooms, update the master training calendar - 25%
  • Master Roster: Create and update the monthly Master Roster to maintain accurate attendance information for monthly workshops - 10$
  • Other Projects: Participates in other projects as assigned by VP, Learning & Organizational Development - 5%

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Excel superuser; Microsoft Outlook, PPT, Word proficient
  • Training equipment experience (WebEx, Zoom, projector/technology, conference lines and polycom, video technology)
  • Strong technical problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • Demonstrates ability to organize a high volume of detail
  • Ability to independently set priorities and exercise independent judgement
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and complete tasks/projects in accordance with stated deadlines
  • Strong communication and follow up skills
  • Professionalism and confidentiality
  • Customer service oriented and team player
  • Flexible and adaptable, open and responsive to feedback
  • Desire and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or minimum of two years related experience including compositional writing, computer operation, human resources, and public speaking preferred
  • Previous experience working in learning and development, and onboarding new hires a plus