Buyer - Furniture (Bedroom) Landmark Gulf Group Posted on January 14, 2020 3 - 5 years UAE - United Arab Emirates Any Graduation. Any Nationality Send Me Jobs Like This SEND Alert Set Successfully Opening 01 Job Description EMAIL JOB SEND Email sent successfully. SHARE JOB *Buyer -Furniture (Bedroom)Thejob holder will be responsible for developing strategic buying plans for theassigned category to achieve the strategic and financial objectives of HomeBox. Also, responsible to ensure smooth buying operations through ProductSourcing, vendor identification, evaluation and selection for the category.BusinessPlanning & Category Management:•Develop comprehensive business plans that areconsistent with the company's overall goals and strategies.•Category SWOTanalysis vis a vis competition and assess market opportunity for the his/her category.•Monitor & review the performance of categorybusiness plans by using appropriate scorecard•Oversee thecategory management with the objective of maximizing sales and profits•Plan and approvethe merchandising budget for the category•Discuss, decide and freeze the merchandise plans (pricing, promotion andassortment) and ensure effective in season managementProduct, Trend & Market Research•Keep abreast ofthe latest trends in buying and assess realign the existing processes•Identify andleverage alternate buying opportunities to source products and to ensure thatcompany maintains its competitive edge by constant renegotiation•Ensure effectivecommunication, collation and follow-up on various product requirements andfindings obtained from the sales/store data•Gatherinformation from Industry trade groups or through trade shows/marketvisitsVendor Management•Develop anadequate vendor base for the company through attending Fair & Exhibitions•Build andmaintain relationships with vendors and suppliers and negotiate the best dealswith them for procuring merchandise•Maintain contactwith vendors; update list of vendors for bidding purposes; attend productdemonstrations, obtain samples and literature regarding potential products andvendor capabilities and confer with end users•Identify,evaluate and select appropriate vendor mix to achieve business objectivesOrder Management•Place orders forthe new items and initiate repeat orders for the categories he is responsiblebased on the buying plan and ensure merchandise is delivered as per the planbased on the agreed service level agreement.•Monitor sales andmovements of the new launched products and suggest merchandise planners toinitiate re-orders or to de-list the range if it is not moving•Implementfinancial and credit services agreement with the vendor that maximize profitand positively contribute to cash flowMarket & Competition study•Market &competition study in categories he is responsible and suggests new productranges accordinglySkill:•3-5 years ofrelevant experience from buying (Furniture preferably) & from Retailindustry•Good knowledge ofFurniture category•Knowledge inRetail planning & Merchandising is must with Strong Analytical skills•Must be fromdesign background (Ex: NIFT)•Vendor management& Strong negotiation skill•Planningand organizing skills•Commercialbusiness acumen•Market research& Competition study Company Industry Retail Department/Functional Area Buying / Purchase / Procurement / Vendor Management Desired Candidate Profile Keywords Buyer - Furniture (Bedroom) 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 Buying Jobs in Dubai Product Sourcing Jobs in Dubai Procurement Jobs in Dubai Buyer Jobs in UAE Merchandiser Jobs in UAE Vendor Development Jobs in UAE Merchandising Jobs in UAE Buying Jobs in UAE Product Sourcing Jobs in UAE Procurement Jobs in UAE Buyer Jobs Merchandiser Jobs Vendor Development Jobs Merchandising Jobs Buying Jobs Product Sourcing Jobs Procurement Jobs Landmark Gulf Group View Contact Details Contact Name/ Designation: - Website https://landmarkgroup.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=27327&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?