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28/02 Omna Dharra
TA Partner at Flipkart

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Flipkart - Retail Planning & Operations Role - Furniture Category (2-3 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 803474


Furniture is looking for a dynamic manager who will drive and manage initiatives across retail touch points - inventory planning, health, and Operations.

Job Description:


- Inventory planning for Large and Small Furniture. Identify core selection and ensure inventory availability across each zone

- Maximize on Instock and regional inventory Utilization (RU) by space planning and inventory placement near to customer demand

- Work on inventory DOH optimization structurally and improve sell thru

- Ensure inventory readiness for BaU and event sale plan


- Identify, develop and lead strategic initiatives in the inventory health from the business operations perspective

- Track and optimize inventory turn around and inventory freshness across a selection

- Work with Buyers and finance on inventory return, drain prioritization to shaping inventory health.


- Inline with inventory planning own complete planning to PO to Inwarding process

- Be a SPOC who owns and ensure monthly buying across Furniture brands

- Identifying news areas of increasing operational efficiency and chartering out a roadmap for improvement

- Aligning stakeholders within BU and external teams on achieving the identified goals

- Own and track key metrics and drive positive momentum towards targets

- Drive strong system capabilities partnering closely with product and analytics for smoothing end to end process/initiative

Experience/Skills required:

- Driving cross-functional stakeholders for operational improvement initiatives

- Strong analytical skills with high number orientation, persistence to work with data to tease out insights.

- Experienced in handling management operations and the ability to drive rigor across stakeholders

- Creative thinker with the ability to recognize improvement opportunities

- Problem-solving and reasoning ability

- Excellent communication skills.

Experience required:

- Graduation/Post -Graduation from Tier 1 college

- Minimum 2 years of experience in Planning/Operations

- Hands-on experience on Excel with analytical understanding.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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