Were looking for
The right person to assist the Buyers in sourcing & managing the most coveted brands.
What youll accomplish
- Learn the art & science of off-price retail!
- Ensure that all boutique checkoffs, event pricing & POs are created & completed accurately in order to have successful sales & prevent receiving issues at the warehouse
- Analyze the competition, market research & competitive shop on line & in person to bring fresh ideas to the team
- Analyze sales trends, inventory & margin to achieve sales goals
- Build relationships with suppliers to obtain the most sought after product at the lowest price
- Constant exposure to all aspects of Rue business. Work closely with many of our amazing departments: Programming, Planning, Boutique Production, Creative & Marketing, & have the ability to learn from all of these teams!
- You will learn to be an expert in excel, tableau, retail math, & intricacies of watches itself
THE RIGHT FIT:
- Great experience in a retail environment using retail math
- Passion for product & a love of designer fashion. Are willing to start from the bottom & develop a long lasting buying career
- Detail oriented mind & are driven to achieve successful & profitable sales
- Kindness & are a natural team player!
- Proven analytical skills & are a risk taker
- A nice comfort working in Excel: You dont shy away from (and maybe even get excited by) VLOOKUPs, & sorting
Bonus points for
- If youve got everything going on above, youre already a strong fit.
- If you have the following too? You earn some extra credit from us. You are flexible & have the ability to prioritize! Have the ability to be proactive, have great follow up & are able make important decisions under the pressure of meeting demanding targets.
ABOUT MERCHANDISING TEAM:
Fun, dedicated, hard-working team who truly loves our impact on Rue La La! Very team oriented & collaborative group who source merchandise from hundreds of suppliers
Rue La La combines world-class merchandising, technology & marketing to create the most engaging & satisfying online shopping experience available. Each day, 15+ million loyal Members turn to Rue La La for everything from women, men & children's apparel & accessories to home dcor & exclusive experiences. Our approach to retail brings excitement to online shopping in a way that not only strategically supports our brand partners, but also inspires our Members daily.