ASSISTANT BUYER

Package Free Shop Full-time Assistant Buyer- Brooklyn, NY

Who We Are:

Package Free Shop is a lifestyle store aimed at helping shoppers reduce waste in their everyday lives by offering all of the tools and education that individuals need to transition to a low waste lifestyle in one location.

Assistant Buyer:

This position supports the Buyer and provides constant stream of communication to vendors & store team. In this role, employee will be expected to:

What You'll Do:

  • Oversee vendor support
  • Assist in tracking and reporting of sales goals
  • Track and manage receipts on weekly/monthly basis
  • Key in and maintain all purchase orders
  • Manage day-to-day operations of buying office
  • Assist with sourcing of products within Package Free Shop's strict sustainability standards
  • Onboard new brands and products from start to finish
  • Ensure execution of all events on marketing calendar

What You'll Need:

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college (Required)
  • 1-4 years Buying Office experience (Preferred)
  • Strong analytical skills with knowledge of retail math and OTB process
  • Knowledge & interest in Sustainability and/or Zero-Waste
  • Detail-oriented with ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Time management and organizational skills

People & Culture:

  • Understand the core values and culture of Package Free Shop and reflect these in all efforts

Work Authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Benefits & Perks:

  • Mission based company + casual and entrepreneurial work environment
  • Product discount, company events + parties and much more

To Apply:

Please submit your resume and a short cover letter telling us about yourself and why you are a great fit for Package Free to kelsey@packagefreeshop.com!

Package Free is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.