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18/02 HR
HR at Michael Page

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Head - Athleisure Category - Retail (12-20 yrs)

Kolkata Job Code: 893601

Industry - Retail

Skills - Category, Merchandising, Lead

Job Type - Permanent

Job Description :

- Responsible for creating relevant product assortments, sourcing, developing and introducing product ranges that suits the stores and target consumers.

The ideal candidate should have prior experience in managing Athleisure / Lounge wear /Men's Inner wear with specialization in Knit wear category in Value Segment.

Client Details:

Our client is in the top Retail companies in the India. They have a strong presence with great established brands. They are growing at a very fast pace in the Indian markets. They are looking for someone who can contribute to/head their Merchandising team.


- Identifying and meeting suitable suppliers/manufacturers - Establish credible vendor base, strong vendor management skill set

- Managing stock levels to optimum levels & deliver target margins

- Negotiating prices, quantities and delivery time-scales

- Pitching ideas

- Producing reports and forecasts

- Financial administration

- Managing & motivating teams below the line

- Liaising with all stake holders about sales performances & take necessary actions to ensure financial objectives are met

- Reviewing what is and isn't working

- Delivering financial objectives set by the organization from time to time

Profile : 

- Fashion Graduate / Post Graduate from Nift, Pearl or any recognized institution

- Prior experience in handling Buying, Sourcing & Product Development of knit wear any retail organization

- Product Skills, End to End Product Costing, Vendor Management, Planning, Team Management

- Ability to forecast and predict consumer trends and deliver products in line with trends

- Willing to unlearn and learn, adaptive and receptive to change management

- Additional certification in Fashion Management would be an added advantage

- Minimum of 12 to 15 years experience in Men's Athleisure / Loungewear & Innerwear category as a specialist

Job Offer : 

Along with an attractive package, you will have the opportunity to play a significant role in the company

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Saniya Khanna on +91 124 452 5421

Contact - Saniya Khanna - +91 124 452 5421

The Apply Button will redirect you to website. Please apply there as well.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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