category buyer in mumbai

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contact
randstad india
position type
permanent
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posted
location
mumbai, maharashtra
function
Digital, Marketing & Communication
position type
permanent
experience
5
reference number
63303
contact
randstad india

job description

category buyer in mumbai

Hi Reports to Business Manager
Direct Reportee None
Designation Manager - Buying
Qualification,
Experience and Skills
RequiredMBA, B.Tech / B.E
The incumbent is required to have: Good Communication Skills, Process Orientation,
Analytical skills, Team player and Interpersonal Skills
Key Responsibilities Assist to Buy, range and manage the category based on the demands and
expectations of our customers
 Sourcing of products
 Working with the buyer to launch new products including statutory approvals, QC,
negotiating appropriate service arrangements, arranging packaging and instructions,
entering productions descriptions details and bar codes onto the system
 Set store models
 Identify opportunities for incremental sales of existing products
 Conduct regular range review with the Buyer
 Monitor competition for threats and opportunities
 Have input into the Strategic plan (Business Plan)
 Liaise with suppliers to ensure a smooth flow of stock at competitive prices whilst
maximizing rebate and advertising support
 Develop strong business relations with key suppliers, source new suppliers and
consolidate existing suppliers where commercially appropriate
 Manage stock levels to achieve high stock service level to retail and wholesale whilst
ensuring better than budget inventory and GPROSI performance
 Identify obsolete and non-variable inventory and develop plans to exist in conjunction
with the buyer
 Have input into lines for advertising
 Attend advertising briefing sessions with the Buyer
 Ensure there is adequate stock to cover promotional demand
 Notify relevant parties of changes in product specification and pricing
 Review appropriateness of stock levels
 Ensure Data Integrity and Maintenance of product information in the system
 Co-ordinate stock returns to the supplier
 Registration and ongoing management of stock samples received
 Communicating product information and/ or instructions to stores
 Support and contribute to the development and success of the overall team.

skills

Buyer, Category

qualification

MBA/PGDM, B.Com