Hibbett Sports is looking for a Buying Intern for the Summer of 2018. This full-time position will be located at our Corporate Office in Birmingham, AL.
In this project, the intern will be responsible for reviewing current assortments for a specific product category in Hibbett stores, identifying gaps in the assortment and developing an assortment for 2018. The intern will conduct competitive shops at Hibbett locations, local malls, independent sunglass stores and outlet malls to compare programs offered. Trend research is required via the internet, print and other media choices. Collaboration with the supplier and buyer of the area will be expected. The intern will build a buy plan and present recommendations for the assortment for Hibbett Stores. Knowledge of Excel, Power Point and Retail Math is required.