Dollar General Launches Inaugural College Symposium

September 19, 2018

Upcoming graduates are encouraged to apply to attend inaugural event near Nashville to learn more about exciting career opportunities and meet leaders at major retail company

Dollar General is hosting an inaugural College Symposium this fall aimed at providing prospective graduates with an overview of opportunities available to join one of America’s fastest-growing retailers. Graduates looking to enter the following fields are strongly encouraged to apply:
  • Finance
  • Store Operations
  • Legal
  • Supply Chain
  • Real Estate
  • Risk Management
  • Transportation
  • Construction
  • Human Resources
  • Merchandising
In order to participate, interested candidates should complete an application available here with one to two paragraphs on why they’re interested in attending the Dollar General College Symposium before October 4, 2018.  Selected participants will be notified by October 12, 2018.  
What is the Dollar General College Symposium?
The inaugural Dollar General College Symposium will be held at the Company’s corporate offices on Tuesday, November 13. Qualified candidates will have the opportunity to network with fellow professionals, learn business strategies and tactics, meet Dollar General leadership and provide insight on multiple career opportunities within Dollar General.
Why should candidates be interested?
Dollar General is a publicly-traded, Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 134,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and every day. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation, diversity and teamwork, all while keeping our customers and communities at the center of everything we do! 

About Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day.® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, housewares and seasonal items at everyday low prices in convenient neighborhood locations. Dollar General operated 18,566 stores in 47 states as of July 29, 2022. In addition to high-quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Clorox, Energizer, Procter & Gamble, Hanes, Coca-Cola, Mars, Unilever, Nestle, Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's, General Mills, and PepsiCo. Learn more about Dollar General at 

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