- To work closely with Business &Merchandising team and ensure buying, margin & inventory analysis is done and highlight to management on any deviations.
- To ensure NIL legal exposure with vendors/brands. All finance related activities for vendors like on time payments, value and quantity reconciliation and sign offs are done.
- Ensure all procurement is as per approved plan, rate and with proper legal compliance
- Complete analysis of margins, inventory, category wise deep dive for sales, margin, profitability etc
- Ensure OTB, buyplan is vetted for accuracy (including sales projections and margin), compare actual with plan and report variances (if any)
- To handle all vendor related contracts (brands and pvt label) and be part of any negotiation (margin or contract) with B&M team
- To ensure all vendor related finance activities are done like raising DN (if any), on time payments, reconciliations (including qty for SOR brands).
- Complete knowledge of retail buying and commercial
- Cross functional orientation
- Knowledge of contracts, indirect taxes across India
- Highest level of excel skills, understanding systems and business needs and work accordingly
- Accounts payable skills
- CA/ICWA/ MBA - Finance
- Prior experience in e-Commerce / physical retail companies in Apparel/lifestyle products will be preferred.