Manager - Buying (House of Pataudi)


Role & Responsibilities:

Responsible to manage business portfolio for the brand of House of Pataudi. Portfolio includes ethnic wear for men, women and kids ethnic wear as well as other categories like home. A comprehensive role which involves all aspects of business –

  • Analytics, financial planning, range planning and stakeholder management. Require strong analytical abilities
  • Range Planning
    • Assortment planning
    • Product range planning for the category
  • Responsible to optimize sales for the category
    • Revenue & Margins
    • Growth of categories
  • Planning
    • Effectively planning inventory and forecasting in order to maximize profitability
    • Financial analysis - Sales, Margin, Discount and Inventory related analysis
  • Option planning
    • OTB working along with the central planning team
  • Inventory Management
    • Planning for the inventory flow for entire category
  • Collaborative Partnership
    • Liasoning with all stakeholders including planning, CDM and revenue teams
    • Coordinating with sales and marketing for the growth of category

Qualification & Experience:

  • 4-6 years of experience with category background and planning
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Familiarity with category planning & management for relevant categories
  • Understanding of market dynamics and sound business judgement
  • Comfortable with figures and in collecting, analyzing and interpreting data