Dates of Internship: Monday, June 1, 2020 – Friday, August 7, 2020
Ross offers two Summer Intern tracks at our New York Buying Office: Assistant Buyer Intern and Assistant Merchandise Planner Intern. Successful applicants will be placed into one of the two tracks.
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 a 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 Would You Do?
As an intern, you will work side by side with our expert buying and planning teams. You’ll gain hands-on experience and learn what it takes to buy brands customers want at great values. You’ll be challenged to generate meaningful business ideas, culminating in a final project which you will present to senior management. Throughout the internship, you’ll gain a taste for the culture of the company, all while having fun and learning about yourself!
Assistant Buyer Intern
Assistant Merchandise Planner Intern
Pre-Season Region/Class Plans - Partners with manager to recommend product flow due to seasonality and customer demographics - In partnership with team, review Pre-Season region monthly class plans based on key metrics - Supports manager in the creation of initial seasonal plans to learn how to develop plans that are well thought out and support corporate direction In-Season Region/Class Plans - Begins to analyze current business performance to understand future impact to make recommendations to manager - Is beginning to understand the concept of recommending which classes require trending at region and store level
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