Work At Outside World Outfitters

Do you... love adventure? Have a passion for outdoor advocacy? Want to be part of an awesome team that does both? You might be a good fit for Outside World Outfitters! We are always seeking like-minded individuals who are excited about all of the adventures that the outside has to offer, and wants to share that with others.

Current Openings

Footwear Buyer

Description :

  • Manages buying responsibility (based on vendors or classifications) and accountability for sales and margin performance.
  • Proactively networks with vendors regarding available merchandise and will negotiate directly on purchases. This includes off-site visits to trasdeshows, selecting product and handling negotiations, either independently or in conjunction with their supervisor.
  • Communicate product knowledge to staff members to convey to customers.
  • Produce reports in order to analyze sales trends, project merchandise requirements for assigned departments, and plan purchases and delivery schedules to maintain timely and constant flow of merchandise.
  • Work closely with buyers and floor managers to balance store inventories and build appropriate store assortment models to maximize individual store performance
  • Track shipments, deliveries, and transfers
  • Enter purchase orders (Experience with CounterPoint preferred)

Qualifications :

  • Strong analytical skills with knowledge of retail math and retail systems
  • Demonstrated understanding of the outdoor retail market
  • High level of time management and organizational skills
  • Detail-oriented with ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience involving sales and inventory planning, sales forecasting

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $11.00 to $13.00 /hour

 

Think you could be a great fit for our team? Please send your resume to michael@theoutsideworld.net