Welcome to Ross Stores, Inc., where our differences make us stronger… At Ross and dd’s, inclusion is a way of life. 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. Perform the administrative functions supporting the buying team, including purchase order management, while building foundational merchant skills Provide basic analysis of key business data and reporting, as directed by Buyer, including the monitoring of regional merchandise reports, Open-To-Buy, stock analysis and other ad hoc reports Develop effective relationships with vendors and appropriately interact with them to follow up on open business issues, as directed by Buyer Begin to effectively utilize the merchandising systems and understand warehouse process Develop and demonstrate basic product knowledge through sharing information with Buyer as a result of competitive shopping, shopping Ross Stores, and the market Ensure timely delivery of merchandise through communication with Buyer, merchant teams, and external vendors Support Buyers in preparation of key business meetings (i.e. vendor appointments, style-outs, assortment planning) Who you are... You have a passion for product! You have a desire to learn, grow and engage You have an understanding and prior use of retail math You have a team player attitude You have a drive for results You are proficient in Excel You have a Bachelor's degree You are organized and pay attention to detail You are a strong communicator Perks and Benefits of joining our team...Our Associates are at the heart of everything we do and we're proud to offer a range of benefits that reflect how much we value their contributions. We are committed to building diverse teams and an inclusive culture that respects, values and celebrates the diversity of backgrounds, identities, and ideas of those who work and shop with us.#LI-JD1Create an account to see the full posting, access our search engine, and more.