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Assistant Buyer Internship - Fall 2019

Pegasus LLC (Retail Division) Gardena, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Part-Time

Who We Are Looking For - Culture & Fit

  • Business knowledge: You have a strong knowledge of data analysis and Microsoft Excel.

  • Efficiency: You are outcome driven and productive. You have a passion for finding solutions to accomplish tasks quicker and better while maintaining accuracy.

  • Excellence: You take pride in your work and have no tolerance for mediocrity.

  • Adaptability: You have a can-do attitude and find creative solutions to get things done.

  • Discipline: You have a strong work ethic. You work hard.

  • Coachable: You’re ready to learn and excited to know our company has a steep learning curve.

Responsibilities

  • Accompany the buyer into the market to learn the business; accompany the buyer to company stores and comp shopping visits

  • Track sales, analyze reports, and discuss findings with the buyer

  • Assist in writing purchase orders and monitor existing purchase order status

  • Ensure allocations and replenishment are on time and reflect current business strategy

  • Ensure key items are 100% in stock in every store; communicate surface shortages or overages to the planning department

  • Manage vendor tracker and ensure vendors are communicated with in a timely manner

  • Manage sample inventory, photography, and tracking

  • Assist the buying department with various tasks as needed

  • Complete other assignments and special projects as requested

Qualifications

  • Strong communication, time management, and interpersonal skills

  • Rudimentary understanding of retail math

  • Detail oriented

  • Proficient in Excel and Outlook

  • Retail experience preferred

  • Ability to multitask and manage own time effectively in a fast-paced environment

  • Possession of a strong work ethic and high level of confidentiality

  • Eagerness and willingness to learn different skills

  • Independently solve problems within functional areas of expertise

  • Experience with Monday.com or other task management platforms is a plus

Internship Eligibility

  • Must be enrolled in college or university, ideally pursuing a degree in Fashion Merchandising or other related degree

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization

  • Junior or Senior-level standing

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

  • This internship is located in Gardena, California. All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.

Program Dates

  • September - December

  • Interns should be available 3 days per week, 20 hours per week

  • Time period: 12 weeks

  • This internship is PAID

About Fallas Stores

Our company is built on strong work ethics, dedicated employees and a passion for exceeding our customers expectations. Our employees are the cornerstone to our success.

Our exciting, high energy business continues to provide excellent growth potential and “promotion-from-within” career opportunities.

We are passionate about exceeding our customers' expectations and are searching for individuals who are looking for a challenging, yet rewarding retail care.

Pegasus LLC (Retail Division)

Why Work Here?

Great culture, family oriented, fresh ideas, opportunities to grow

Pegasus Trucking, LLC is a family-oriented company with more than 80 stores in California, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Puerto Rico. Pegasus Trucking LLC. off-price stores include: Fallas, Fallas Discount, Fallas Paredes, Factory 2-U and FALAS (in Puerto Rico). Our stores offer a big selection of quality brand name and private label clothing and shoes for the whole family and items for the home. Our philosophy is "First place to shop! First place to save!" and we are committed to providing quality merchandise while keeping our prices the lowest anywhere. Join our company and grow with us!

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