Varsha Dabideen

Varsha Dabideen

Merchandise Planner

IIE Bachelor of Commerce
The IIE’s Varsity College Durban North
Company: Mr Price Sport

Description of your duties on a daily basis

I assess product portfolio on a weekly basis, manage problematic product categories and report to management on product portfolio.

Why did you choose the qualification you studied?

It was the best option for me as I always wanted to go into Commerce.

Is your qualification relevant to your job? If so, did your studies adequately prepare you for your job?

Yes, my studies gave me a good foundation for the business world.

Tell us about your career path to date?

I would like to grow within Mr Price Group by taking on additional responsibilities to increase my knowledge.

What are your future career plans??

Further your studies as much as possible. When starting your first job, just observe the culture for the first few months and see where you fit into the scheme of things.