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30/11 Mamta

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BIBA - Senior Manager - Buying & Merchandising - RTS (8-10 yrs)

Gurgaon/Gurugram Job Code: 1344198

Purpose of the Job:

- Owning and managing RTS and core portfolio

Key Result Areas for the Incumbent:

Process Responsibilities:

- New product review

- Buying and assortment

- Vendor identification

- Select product and fixing buying price

- Allocation of merchandise at store /format level

- Raise purchase orders for product selected

- Budget planning

- Allocation of merchandise at store level basis sales budget

- Sell thru management,

- Product management at stores

- Product feedback

- Liasoning with retail operations and VM team.

- Liasoning with warehousing and logistics for product inwards and delivery to stores (from vendors and from warehouse)

- Collaborate with retail operation managers on effective management of category

- Collaborate with Visual merchandising for optimal product presentation in stores

- Collaborative buying for Online channel partners

- People Management Responsibilities

- Vendor management including negotiations

- Product training Module creation and training delivery to stake holders

- Financial Responsibilities

- Perform buying operations for the season based on category budgets.

Key Behavioral competencies required to perform this role:


1. Customer Focus

2. Raising Productivity/ Planning & Organizing

3. Strategic thinking


1. Attention to details

2. Results focused

3. Collaboration and team work

Key Technical competencies required to perform this role

- Essential

1. Category proficiency

2. Financial acumen

3. Vendor management

4. Data analysis skills

5. Microsoft office usage

- Desirable

1. Strategic thinking

Key Performance Indicators

- Budget Vs Achievement

- Assortment planning and assessment

- Ensure in time buy for category for season launch.

- Product fill rate in stores

- The candidate would have to interact and manage the following stakeholders

- Strong interaction with Vendors

In order to be considered for the role the ideal candidate should have: Minimum 8-10 years of work experience category head in fashion buying from ethnic wear only

This job opening was posted long time back. It may not be active. Nor was it removed by the recruiter. Please use your discretion.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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