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The RealReal

1,001-5,000 employees

Online marketplace for authenticated, resale luxury goods.
Company Overview
The RealReal sets itself apart as the world's largest online marketplace for authenticated, resale luxury goods, ensuring consumer trust with a rigorous authentication process managed by experts. The company's commitment to sustainability is evident in its business model, which supports the circular economy by giving new life to luxury items from hundreds of brands. Additionally, The RealReal offers unparalleled convenience to its users with services like free in-home pickup, drop-off service, virtual appointments, and direct shipping.
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San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Union City, NJ, USA
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  • Minimum 1 year of luxury fashion experience (retail included)
  • Strong fashion knowledge
  • Basic computer and data entry skills
  • Outstanding work ethic and ability to consistently meet daily department goals
  • Excellent organizational & time management skills and acute attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and high volume environment
  • Confident communicator who possesses a positive attitude towards collaboration
  • Passionate about continuous learning and comfortable in conducting independent research
  • Strong business acumen and ability to align work with company goals
  • Authenticate luxury products by locating brand identifiers and evaluating the quality of materials and construction
  • Inspect consigned luxury products for condition and acceptance standards
  • Write informative product descriptions using industry-standard fashion terms
  • Price merchandise based on retail value, condition, and style
  • Data Entry (Provide pertinent product information such as measurements and fabrication)
  • Conduct quality control for the department and given category
  • Assist with conducting shadows with employees and training for authentication team members
Desired Qualifications
  • College degree preferred but not required (fashion studies/merchandising, textiles studies, etc.)
  • Ability to lead by example and maintain a positive team culture