Associate - Buying & Merchandising

Bengaluru

Associate – Buying 


About Team
Responsible to manage business portfolio for the brand of Dressberry – Apparel.


Roles & Responsibilities
? A comprehensive role which involves all aspects of business –
o Analytics, financial planning, range planning.
? Strong product knowledge, understanding of costing, fabric & trim knowledge,
understanding of design – predominance of Women westernwear 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
o Manage assortment planning and working along with the central planning team
o Understanding of competition brands in women westernwear space
? Collaborative Partnership
o Liasoning with all stakeholders including design, sourcing & PD teams
o 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.