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Assistant Buyer
Updated on 3/30/2023
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • 1-2 years experience in a fast-paced product focused company, preferably with exposure to Merchandising/Buying
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field (Communications, Merchandising, Marketing, Business)
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, and presentation skills
  • Ability to operate independently while establishing strong working relationships with co-workers and cross-functional teams
  • Planning & Priority Setting: Demonstrate an ability to set objectives and goals and organize work appropriately to meet and exceed goals
  • Can identify and clearly articulate the processes necessary to get things down efficiently and align resources effectively complete activities
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite, Google Suite, Salesforce, and have aptitude to learn technical applications quickly
  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to adapt well to change in direction and priority in a fast-paced environment
  • Perform administrative and operational functions supporting the Buying team, including but not limited to purchase order management, sale set up, lineplan creation while building foundational merchant skills
  • Coordinate with Buyers, Planners, Accounting, Logistics, Quality control, Receiving departments, and Vendors to ensure production requirements are followed
  • Help schedule and attend pitch calls and send recaps to brands as needed
  • Ensure timely delivery of merchandise through communication with Buyer, merchant teams, and external vendors
  • Support vendor communications, ensuring proper receipt flow, tracking deliveries, etc
  • Organize and archive all samples for subscription box and e-commerce sales
  • Enter, update, and maintain data in SalesForce and internal team documents
  • Perform additional administrative tasks, as needed across the Merchandising Team

501-1,000 employees

Company Overview
FabFitFun offers subscription services that allow its members to discover brands and products.