Buyer in Training
- Lenexa, KS, USA
- Based on experience.
- Full Time
- We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employee-matched 401K plan and flex spending!
Buyer In Training
Come work for Rally House and SHOW YOUR COLORS!!! Whether it's Kansas City Teams, St Louis Teams or your favorite home town team...Rally House offers the most diverse professional team sportswear and gear to cheer on your team to victory!
Rally House is accepting resumes for our Buyer in Training (BIT) position! As part of the BIT position, you will spend the first part of your employment working in the retail store. You will have regular check-ins with the Head Merchant and the Store Manager to assess your progress and performance. During this time you will get a better understanding of the business, the product, and our customer.
Upon successful completion of the store training, you will have the potential to be moved into a Buying Assistant position. This is the first step into a Buying career and allows BIT's to gain extensive product knowledge of all Rally House vendors and assist Junior Buyers with data accuracy in regards to reporting, product description, website content, marketing layouts and imaging.
Apply today and let's talk!
Duties and Responsibilities
Provide data entry support to buyers
- Ensure all items have correct taxonomy and product description
Ensure all copy is free from error (such as basic typos, etc.)
Update website with content, edits and new product information
Work with vendor partners to get images on a daily basis
Reviews products, pricing and text in marketing layouts
- Run reports for buyers as needed
Ensure all items have photos
Work in stores periodically to better understand our customers
Undergraduate Degree in Fashion Merchandising, Business, Marketing or related field
1 – 2 years of retail experience preferably in a management role
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Proficiency in Microsoft Word
Works well under pressure
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Quick learner and problem solver
Highly reliable and self-confident
Proven ability to think strategically and conceptually