Manager - Planning


About Team

Category planning team is responsible for inventory planning, and project management for the Myntra MMB portfolio. In addition category planning drives optimization of inventory availability & health through analysis & implementation of systems & processes.

Roles and responsibilities

The proposed role is for planning manager for Beauty & Personal Care category. The planning lead will work with the category team to drive key merchandising and strategic decisions that influence the category P&L.


Category planner will be responsible for category specific planning activities on the following levels

  • Annual / Long term plans – Preparation of AOP (annual operating plan), Creation of assortment plans and brand seasonal buys
  • Monthly / Short term plans – Monthly target setting, inwards capacity allocation, OTB management
  • Reporting & KPI management – Tracking category’s key metrics, weekly/monthly/season performance review and analytics support to category managers.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Professional experience in retail / e-commerce / Analytics
  • MBA from Tier 1 with 2-4 years of professional experience (2019 batch or before) or BE/BTech/BFTech Tier 1 institute with 4-6 years of professional experience
  • Strong communication and management skills
  • Strong Analytical Skills and Process Orientation
  • Proficiency in MS-excel is a must.
  • Knowledge of SQL will be an added advantage
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced, start-up environment