About Buying Intern for Trendlee.com:
Trendlee (www.trendlee.com) is the premier destination for pre-owned luxury handbags online. Trendlee is highly curated and specializes in luxury brands such as Hermes, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Celine...We take authenticity extremely seriously and guarantee it for all our items. The company was founded by a team out of Harvard Business School and Google. It is backed by leading US venture capital firms (including General Catalyst: investor in Airbnb, Warby Parker, RueLaLa) and superstar angel investor Fabrice Grinda, and is headquartered in New York City.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
We are looking for a Buying Intern. The position will initially be offered as a 4 month full-time preliminary period ($2500/month), with the intention for future full-time employment for the right candidate. The Junior Buyer reports directly to the Head Buyer and works closely with the buying team.
Researching: Assist the Head Buyer in researching luxury items to be purchased
Pricing: Collaborate with the buying team to determine viable buying & resale prices
-Ability to work full-time at our NYC office (midtown)
-Experience or passion for the fashion industry, in particular pre-owned luxury goods or women's accessories
-Experience in luxury buying and/or resale or consignment, is a plus
-Organized, detail-oriented and able to multi-task. Able to complete tasks in a timely and efficient manner
-Excellent communicator, flexible and team oriented
-Fun, enthusiastic and positive minded
-Comfortable using spreadsheets (Excel and Google Sheets) and doing basic retail math
-Analytical and decision making skills a must
This is a startup so candidates have to be comfortable with young companies and be nimble and entrepreneurial. Environment is fun and fast-paced. We want people who are keen to build something big and can work efficiently in a team.