Who is Ross Stores? Ross Stores, Inc. is a $15 billion off-price retailer with offices in the country’s major fashion hubs: New York City, Los Angeles, and Boston. The Company operates two brands: Ross Dress for Less® ("Ross"), the largest off-price chain in the U.S. and dd’s DISCOUNTS®. Product offerings include everything from apparel to accessories and home fashions for the entire family across 1,700 store locations. Ross Stores, Inc. is a growing company, opening about 90 new stores annually with an ultimate goal of 3,000 locations! As you can imagine, there are plenty of opportunities for you to grow here, too!
What Ross Stores Offers You:
What is an Assistant Buyer at Ross? The Assistant Buyer is a true learning role that allows you to build a foundation of merchant skills. As an Assistant Buyer, you will assist the buying team in advancing the business while learning key processes and providing operational support to your Buyer. You will begin to build your product knowledge and understand what the Ross Stores customer wants!
What you would do?
Note- please be aware that the application for this position requires you to complete an online Excel assessment. We encourage you to be prepared to answer basic Excel questions. Please complete the assessment to the best of your ability and know that it is not the determining factor for whether you move forward in the interview process. You should give yourself 45- 60 minutes to complete both the application and assessment, use Google Chrome and complete the application in one sitting.
What you bring to the table:
Why you are qualified:
Our Buying Office is the engine that drives our company. Since Ross & dd’s focus on bringing our customers a constant stream of high quality products at extraordinary savings, our business model dictates that we need savvy merchants who search the globe for the best brands and latest styles. Every day, our Planning team provides analytical and financial forecasting support to our buyers, and that dynamic partnership has spurred us to grow into a $15 billion company, as well as the nation’s largest off-price retail chain. To maintain the steady upward momentum we’ve achieved over the past 40 years, we consistently seek out new associates and interns who will add their passion for product and business acumen to our buying and planning teams. Join us!