Forecasting profits and sales, returns of designated product categories and overall GC levels with distribution partners/online partners.
Planning product ranges and preparing sales and stock plans in advance for dealership & online channels
Controlling stock levels based on forecasts for the season with the respective channel Sales team
Manage markdowns, discounts, promotions and analyze their impact on sales
Market mapping & research for understanding new product opportunities in online retail space
Accurate and timely allocation levels across distribution channel to ensure timely season launches and healthy inventory levels.
Must have 3+ years of experience in merchandising and buying for apparel and accessories.
Prior experience as Retail planner and buying for apparels and accessories category in e-commerce space.
Experience in range planning, forecasting & managing OTB (Open to Buy Planning)
Advance use of ERP (SAP, Navision etc.), particularly sales and inventory module.