Senior Officer - Buying (Roadster)

Bengaluru

Responsibilities

  • A comprehensive role which involves all aspects of business –
    • Analytics, financial planning, range planning.
  • Strong product knowledge, understanding of costing, fabric & trim knowledge, understanding of design – predominance of Home furnishing in all of these skills
  • Improving buying margins for the brand
  • Introducing new raw materials including fabric & trims
  • Should have an understanding of how to optimize cost for products
  • Range Planning
    • Manage assortment planning and working along with the central planning team
    • Understanding of competition brands in Home space
  • Collaborative Partnership
    • Liasoning with all stakeholders including design, sourcing & PD teams
    • Coordinating with sales and marketing for the growth of category

 

Qualifications & Experience

  • 2-5 years of experience with Fashion Background.
  • Familiarity with category management for relevant category.
  • Understanding of market dynamics and sound business judgement.
  • Ability to negotiate and sustain networking relationships.
  • Comfortable with figures and in collecting, analysing and interpreting data.