Sneaker & Streetwear Valuations Expert

The RealReal

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Job title

Sneaker & Streetwear Valuations Expert, The RealReal

Location

Los Angeles, United States

Level

Manager

Function

Professional Services

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

  • Maintain strong understanding of pricing trends and the sell thru velocity of streetwear fashion in our marketplace by working with Pricing and Authentication team
  • Inspect and authenticate sneakers adhering to strict condition standards
  • Accountable for the sell thru and velocity of product they have priced personally
  • Responsible for facilitating valuations Appointments as requested by management
  • Support in-person appointments when requested by supervisor, either by facilitating appointments exceeding current capacity or by joining appointments with large quantities of consignor product
  • Assist with building product authentication guides
  • Continuous education in  fair market value and market demand of streetwear and fashion items
  • Accountable for responding to relevant price requests within the Service Level Agreements set forth by leadership

The Ideal Candidate

  • Passion for delivering a luxury experience each and every day
  • Sneaker identification experience along with pricing expertise
  • Knowledge of industry trends, new and original releases, and collaboration in both streetwear and high-fashion.
  • Polished, professional presentation skills
  • Ability to handle multiple complex, time sensitive situations while remaining calm, cool and collected
  • Effective communicator (both verbal and written)
  • Demonstrates the skill and willingness to take initiative and to proactively anticipate organizational needs including the ability to meet external and internal deadlines as required.
  • Ability to foresee potential obstacles well in advance of campaign launch dates and to problem solve in order to ensure proper execution of Valuation office processes
  • Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university preferred
  • 2-5 years experience working in the luxury space in a customer facing role
  • Sales experience encouraged
  • Team player able to work effectively and collaboratively across all departments to meet goals and deadlines.

About Us

The RealReal is leading the way in authenticated luxury consignment, online and in real life at our brick and mortar locations. Founded in 2011, we’re growing fast and fundamentally changing the way people buy and sell luxury — a multi-billion dollar industry. With a team of in-house experts who inspect every item we sell, our commitment to authenticity sets us apart and creates a foundation of trust with shoppers and consignors. Our mission to extend the lifecycle of luxury items is leading innovation in sustainable fashion. We’re proud to promote the circular economy and to be the first luxury member of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s prestigious CE100 USA. 

Employees at The RealReal are dedicated, collaborative and innovative, and we’re looking for exceptional talent to join our team. Build your career with us and enjoy 401K matching, health, dental and vision insurance, commuter flex spending, healthcare flex spending, generous PTO, a mother’s room, flexible work hours and Friday bagels!