Rent the Runway is hiring a

Georgetown- Stock Associate: Part-Time

Washington, United States

About Rent the Runway:

Rent the Runway is revolutionizing fashion by allowing women to rent thousands of designer dresses and accessories. We focus on convenience and a top-notch customer experience on all our platforms, including online, mobile, and retail locations in New York City, Washington DC, and Las Vegas. With styles from more than 270 top designers, Rent the Runway introduces women to new brands and gives them the opportunity to have an endless closet. Our fun, dynamic team is filled with passionate go-getters who dream big, execute their ideas, and deliver an incredible experience to our customers.

Position Purpose: 

Use established procedures to move/update inventory, unload freight, and process shipments for UPS daily pick up. Adhere to all company standards and policies. Please note this position’s primary focus is back of the house but is not limited to this role. All duties and responsibilities are subject to change according to company needs.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Transport inventory to and from stockroom and loading dock.
  • Unload inventory received from DFC and/or other carriers and check incoming shipments for mishandling and discrepancies. Note discrepancies with DFC or appropriate carrier.
  • Process and verify inventory receipts against contents and compare through system to validate for accuracy.
  • Inspect inbound garments for any imperfections (wrinkles or creases) and steam garments accordingly.
  • Process shipments by pulling and packing inventory to support DFC. Perform appropriate computer/inventory transactions as required by daily activities.
  • Assist in processing of inventory for customers and vendors (courier and dry cleaner). Notify appropriate party of any discrepancies.
  • Utilize inventory management system (such as Mink and WMS) to process basic functions and maintain integrity of inventory by performing weekly cycle counts.

Additional Functions:

Team members must be able to perform other duties as assigned. They will be using Microsoft Office Suite, with a focus on Excel, and Google Docs. Strong written and verbal communication skills are important. This position also requires focus on multitasking and being able to prioritize tasks. Team members must be able to work all shifts and weekends if necessary.

Position Requirements:

  • Ability to commit to 25-30 hours per week
  • A minimum of 1 year retail experience
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends with flexible hours
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Strong analytical, organizational and communication skills
  • Strong styling capabilities
  • High energy level
  • Interest in fashion is strongly preferred