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US-PA-Warrendale

As an Associate Planner you will work closely with the Buying, and Allocation teams to develop and review assortment plans and manage OTB strategies. This role works as an integral part of the Merchandising and Planning and Allocation teams by identifying risks and opportunities and making recommendations to ensure that we are maximizing the profitability of the assortment.

Job ID
2017-29223
Category
Planning and Allocation
US-PA-Warrendale

Overview:

As the Buying Intern, you will support rue21’s Buying team  with identifying and analyzing trends, tracking sales performance, and planning merchandise assortments. You will be responsible for processing vendor samples and gathering information for fit sessions as well as assist with all related Merchandising projects and initiatives. 

 

This is a paid internship (40 hours per week). The duration of the Summer Internship Program is approximately 12 weeks beginning in May 2018.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Track merchandise selling activity and analyze performance
  • Support the Buyer/Assistant Buyer with assortment planning
  • Process and manage inventory of vendor samples
  • Create seasonal trend reports by executing market research assignments
  • Attend product development sessions to gather merchandise fit information
  • Complete a collaborative group project and presentation of a business initiative
  • Provide administrative support to the Merchandising department
  • Complete special projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university, preferably in your Junior or Senior year; Fashion Merchandising, Fashion Design, or Business majors strongly preferred
  • Understanding and appreciation for fashion/retail
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, as well as work experience in customer service and/or sales; prior retail experience a plus
  • Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)
  • High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, problem-solving, and presentation skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt well to change in a fast- paced and deadline-oriented environment
Job ID
2017-29241
Category
Merchandising
US-PA-Warrendale

As a Manager of Allocation you will be in a tactical leadership role, with a focus on the day-to-day management of the allocation/distribution of merchandise from the distribution center to stores.  You will work closely with the Buying, Planning and Field teams to determine inventory targets and merchandise flow needs that support the financial objectives of each classification of product. 

Job ID
2017-29416
Category
Planning and Allocation
US-PA-Warrendale

The Assistant Buyer will support the Buyers in all product selection, price negotiation and purchasing decisions of the Merchandising Department. Manage formal communication i.e. purchase orders and changes thereon to vendor community.

Job ID
2017-29567
Category
Merchandising
US-PA-Warrendale

About the Role

  We’re looking for someone who has a point of view, loves fashion and brings energy to everything they do. As a Buyer at rue21, you will be responsible for all aspects of merchandise selection, vendor negotiation, as well as fashion trend and forecasting sense.

 

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What will I do as a Buyer at rue21?

  • Be a Trend-setter: Identify trends and coordinate requirements, specifications, timing, and distribution for merchandise selection.
  • Be a Problem Solver: Resolve quality problems with suppliers.
  • Be a Partner: Coordinate with marketing and visual departments for sales promotion and visual direction.
  • Be a Negotiator: Develop effective supplier relationships and strategies for negotiation.
  • Be a Leader: Manage and develop Assistant and/or Associate Buyers.

What do I bring to the table?

  • A go-getter attitude—you’re results-oriented and always strive to achieve and exceed your goals.
  • A high sense of urgency and a keen eye for detail.
  • A positive outlook— you’re a motivator, someone who constantly fosters innovation and encourages feedback.
  • Speed to Market.  How quickly can you identify trends and get them to Market?

What do you need from me?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Merchandising or related field.
  • Five+ years' experience as Buyer, preferably in specialty retail
  • Prior managerial/supervisor experience
  • "We never stand still” mentality—you’re able to change direction and priority in a fast- paced and deadline-oriented environment

Why rue21?

  • Growth. We continue to grow our business and our merchandise categories, which creates many ways for you to advance.
  • Innovation. We believe in changing things up, encouraging creativity and thinking “outside–of–the–box
  • Passion. We love what we do and strive to be the best every day. As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to make a difference and own your career path.
Job ID
2017-29566
Category
Merchandising
US-PA-Warrendale

About the role:

We’re looking for someone who has a point of view, loves fashion and brings energy to everything they do. As an eCommerce Buyer at rue21, you will be responsible for all aspects of merchandise selection for the website, placement of merchandise messages on the website, analysis of product sales and markdowns to optimize margins and profitability for the website.

 

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What will I do as a Buyer at rue21?

  • Be a Trend-setter: Identify trends and coordinate requirements, specifications, timing, and distribution for merchandise selection.
  • Be a Problem Solver: Resolve quality problems with suppliers.
  • Be a Partner:Coordinate with merchandising, IT, Supply Chain and Marketing departments for sales promotion and to maximize sales and profitability.
  • Be a Negotiator:Develop effective supplier relationships and strategies for negotiation.
  • Be a Leader:Manage and develop Assistant and/or Associate Buyers.

What do I bring to the table?

  • A go-getter attitude—you’re results-oriented and always strive to achieve and exceed your goals.
  • A high sense of urgency and a keen eye for detail.
  • A positive outlook— you’re a motivator, someone who constantly fosters innovation and encourages feedback.
  • Speed to Market.  How quickly can you identify trends and get them to Market?

What do you need from me?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Merchandising or related field.
  • Five+ years' experience as Buyer, preferably in specialty retail
  • Prior managerial/supervisor experience
  • "We never stand still” mentality—you’re able to change direction and priority in a fast- paced and deadline-oriented environment

Why rue21?

  • Growth. We continue to grow our business and our merchandise categories, which creates many ways for you to advance.
  • Innovation. We believe in changing things up, encouraging creativity and thinking “outside–of–the–box
  • Passion. We love what we do and strive to be the best every day. As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to make a difference and own your career path.
Job ID
2017-29521
Category
Merchandising
US-PA-Warrendale

Overview:

As the Inventory Analyst Intern, you will assist the Inventory Planning team with assorting, allocating and analyzing sales trends by store. You will visit local stores and partner with field teams on product needs. You will collaborate with the Supply Chain and other cross functional partners to creatively solve problems. By the end of the internship, you will have a solid understanding of the Inventory Analyst role as well as career paths within Merchandise Planning & Allocation.

 

 

This is a paid internship (40 hours per week). The duration of the Summer Internship Program is approximately 12 weeks beginning in May 2018.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create Assortment Plans that provide buy direction for merchandising teams.
  • Develop an allocation strategy for a specific plan level and execute physical allocations.
  • Provide analysis on store selling trends and segmentation of product by store.
  • Ensure new, conversion and remodel stores are on inventory plan and provide recommendations for any needed special buys.
  • Attend weekly best seller meetings to gain better understanding of selling trends and buy strategy.
  • Analyze size selling and recommend pack configuration changes as needed.
  • Complete a collaborative group project and presentation of a business initiative

Qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university, graduating Seniors strongly preferred
  • Business, Finance, or related majors strongly preferred
  • Understanding and appreciation for fashion/retail
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, as well as work experience in customer service and/or sales; prior retail experience a plus
  • Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)
  • High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, problem-solving, and presentation skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt well to change in a fast- paced and deadline-oriented environment
Job ID
2017-29239
Category
Planning and Allocation
US-PA-Warrendale

As a Merchandise Planner you will work closely with the Buying, and Allocation teams to develop and review assortment plans and manage OTB strategies. This role works as an integral part of the Merchandising and Planning and Allocation teams by identifying risks and opportunities and making recommendations to ensure that we are maximizing the profitability of the assortment.

Job ID
2017-29512
Category
Planning and Allocation

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