Buyer- Baby Basics Landmark Gulf Group Posted on January 15, 2020 2 - 3 years United Arab Emirates - United Arab Emirates Other(Other). Any Nationality Send Me Jobs Like This SEND Alert Set Successfully Opening 01 Job Description EMAIL JOB SEND Email sent successfully. SHARE JOB *The job holder will be responsible for developing strategic buying plans for the assigned department/category. The job holder will also 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 DOKey Responsibilities1. Buying Budget and PlanningDetermine buying requirements and formulate buying plan and budget for the assigned department/categoryAlign the buying plan to the overall department/category business plan and the merchandise strategy as laid down by the department/ category managerHelp meet the profit targets by ensuring timely procurement of the department/category MerchandisePursue cost reduction measures through centralized bulk buying and/ or selecting appropriate vendor mix, scanning the environment for benchmarks and constantly improving the purchase process2. Vendor ManagementDevelop an adequate vendor base for the concept through active scouting and negotiation / renegotiationBuild and maintain relationships with vendors and suppliers and negotiate the best deals with them for procuring merchandiseMaintain contact with vendors; update list of vendors for bidding purposes; attend product demonstrations, obtain samples and literature regarding potential products and vendor capabilities and confer with end usersIdentify, evaluate and select appropriate vendor mix to achieve business objectives3. Order ManagementPlace orders based on the buying plan and ensure merchandise is delivered as per the plan based on the agreed service level agreementImplement financial and credit services agreement with the vendor that maximize profit and positively contribute to cash flowTrack the merchandise transportation from supplier to landmark distribution centre and ensure smooth flow of goodsFollow the reverse logistics guidelines to send the faulty / damaged goods back to the vendor4. Vendor and Product ResearchIdentify and leverage alternate buying opportunities to source products and to ensure that company maintains its competitive edge by constant renegotiationEnsure effective communication, collation and follow-up on various product requirements and findings obtained from the sales/store dataKeep abreast of the latest trends in buying and discuss the same with the department/category Manager from time to time to assess realignment of existing processesGather information from Industry trade groups or through trade shows/market visitsDISPLAY QUALIFICATIONBasic Qualification / Education / Vocational TrainingGraduate Degree in Commerce/ Fashion/ Textile Advanced Qualification / Certification / Specialist TrainingCertification course in Buying & Merchandising/ Post Graduate degree in ManagementGood knowledge of MS Office & Buying tools Company Industry Retail Department/Functional Area Buying / Purchase / Procurement / Vendor Management Keywords Buyer- Baby Basics REPORT THIS JOB Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org People Looking for Buyer Jobs also searched Dubai UAE All Jobs Buyer Jobs in Dubai Merchandiser Jobs in Dubai Vendor Development Jobs in Dubai Merchandising Jobs in Dubai Procurement Jobs in Dubai Buying Jobs in Dubai Purchase Process Jobs in Dubai Buyer Jobs in UAE Merchandiser Jobs in UAE Vendor Development Jobs in UAE Merchandising Jobs in UAE Procurement Jobs in UAE Buying Jobs in UAE Purchase Process Jobs in UAE Buyer Jobs Merchandiser Jobs Vendor Development Jobs Merchandising Jobs Procurement Jobs Buying Jobs Purchase Process Jobs Landmark Gulf Group View Contact Details Contact Name/ Designation: - Website https://landmarkgroup.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=27270&lang=en Additional Information Required Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job Cancel Login to Naukrigulf Continue using GOOGLE FACEBOOK All your activity will remain private or Forgot Password?