Job Title : Brand Manager
Job Type : Full Time
Salary : Negotiable
Qualification : Bachelor’s Degree
Location : Dubai
Country : United Arab Emirates
Job Duties and Responsibilities :
• Responsible for negotiating pricing with vendors and ensure delivery arrangements with Suppliers/Vendors within the budget.
• Negotiating prices in line with desired level of margins. Responsible to work within pre-determined structured ranges of sales plans.
• Must operate within set financial budgets for sales margins, stocks and open to buy plan.
• Ensure that stocks are as per the stores requirements to ensure fewer markdowns. Responsible for the category(s) performances in terms of sales targets, gross profit targets and stock turn targets, for the category
• Visit and inspect stores in order to ensure proper functioning of the operation and the correct pricing and display of the merchandise; coordinate with Window Dressers their schedules and work plans
• Develop ranges to fulfil agreed company and promotional guidelines and ensure operational and marketing departments understand what is required.
• Define product ranges for the category within set budgets. Responsible for range planning and assortment plans for the category.
Job Requirements and Qualifications :
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Aministration or equivalent
• Atleast minimum 3 years experience in a similar environment
• Must have extesive experience in understanding consumer needs and retail environment. Have commercial mind set and full comprehension of marketing and sales principles.