Lead and manage Sub Brand categories of Malabar Gold & Diamonds in line with the Merchandising strategy to support the business in achieving its growth and profitability objectives.
- Involve in product development, product demand forecasting and product management recommendations for the Sub Brands. - Provide inputs regarding NPI (New product introduction) in Sub Brands. - Maintain the product catalogue and design bank for collections in Sub Brands . - Ensure new and improved products are in line with the latest trends and customer preferences. - Recommend product and brand categorization criteria for uniformity in each Sub Brand. - Plan product meets to identify new vendors by gathering feedback from Heads. - Review and get approval for selected designs of new products from vendors. - Review and get approval of the planogram and assortment mix for each Sub Brand catagory. - Oversee the management of rotation of aged/dead stock to maximize inventory turn. - Guide, review and get sign off on the carrying cost of stocks. - Recommend criteria for stock redistribution guidelines based on catchment preferences. - Provide inputs regarding the guidelines for vendor returns to finalize vendor contracts.
Required Skills :
- Identification of Optimal Vendors - Conduct Demographic Research - Forecasting and Negotiating