A Leading Fashion Retail group needs a DGM Buying for its Accessories business who is a Post-graduate degree in Business Administration with minimum experience of 15 years in retail industry handling fashion accessories buying and category management role, at least 5 years in a Senior level management reporting to the General Manager.
The person will head the Accessories Department which includes Hosiery, Belts, Bags, Jewellery, Accessories, Handbags, School and Shoecare.
The right person would be some one who has attention to detail and is a strategist.
Should be excellent with numbers, hand on products and provide direction to the team and have a vision on the business trends.
The incumbent would liaise with the design team, marketing and finance, provide support on the imports, vendor management and negotiation, Networking with the territories with excellent communication skills.
Responsible for developing strategic buying plans for the assigned department/category and ensure smooth buying operations through vendor identification, evaluation and selection, in compliance with the contract principles to achieve the strategic and financial objectives of the concept.