Summer 2023 Merchandising Intern - HYBRID

Internship City of Industry, California


At Torrid we're committed to cultivating a welcoming, inclusive and diverse culture driven by a focus on open dialogue, empowerment, recruiting, training, development and retention. We believe inclusion of diverse backgrounds and perspectives is fundamental to our success.  

Our internship program is designed to expose students and new grads to key aspects of the retail industry. During the Internship program you will work alongside the teams that come together to create the fastest growing plus-size brand in fashion! You’ll be provided training, support and receive hands-on experience with challenging tasks that will provide you with meaningful, real-world experience to help build your resume and enter a career in omni-channel retail.

Merchandising Intern 

In this role, you will gain experience executing the day-to-day tasks necessary to assist the Merchandising team. You’ll have the opportunity to develop a broad, general understanding of all merchandising functions, responsibilities, and cross-functional partnerships needed to provide merchandising support across multiple divisions/categories.

What You'll Do:

  • Supports in PO creation & change management
  • Corresponds with vendors; provides excellent service and attention.
  • Inputs and reconciles store price changes and sends purchase orders to vendors.
  • Follows up on incoming and late orders.
  • Assists Merchant in performing market analysis; participates in defining and outlining organizational strengths and weaknesses, determining external opportunities and threats.
  • Assists in style outs and helps to maintain sample room.
  • Assists in meeting preparation
  • Read customer review comments and provide feedback to merchant teams.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

What You’ll Need:

  • Open to college junior/senior level students and recent graduates
  • Experience with Excel
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • Solid organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Must have ability to work a hybrid schedule from City of Industry, CA
  • Must be available to work Monday-Friday (40 hours/week) for duration of internship program. Internship dates: June 12 – August 4 OR June 19 – August 11 

What You'll Get: 

  • A culture where people are accepted and encouraged to be who they are.
  • Generous 50% employee discount and access to employee-only sales.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - Aimed at helping employees address a variety of personal and family issues including legal financial consultations, mental health services and more.
  • Work and learn alongside industry-leading executives while making huge strides in impacting the lives of women.
  • You’ll be challenged and grow. Opportunity for upward mobility is available at all levels of the organization. 

Pay range: 16.50/hr-16.50/hr

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