Manager - Buying Ethnic wear



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

-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


7-9 years of experience with category background.
Strong analytical abilities
Familiarity with category planning & management for relevant categories.
Understanding of market dynamics and sound business judgement. 
Comfortable with figures and in collecting, analysing and interpreting data.