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Sourcing Manager (Apparel / Buying Office)

Job Title: Sourcing Manager (Apparel / Buying Office)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kwun Tong, Kwun Tong District
Industry: Procurement & Supply Chain
Reference: 45333_1609724841
Contact Name: Jason Li
Contact Email: jason.li@kos-intl.com

Job Description

About our Client

Our client is the market leader in mass retail chain with an annual turnover of US$10 billion and more than 1000 stores worldwide. The group owns a global sourcing hub in Hong Kong and due to rapid business expansion in the region, they are looking for a high calibre Category Sourcing Manager to improve the sourcing capability and service level of apparel products division.


About the Role

  • Reports to Director of Sourcing, lead a merchandising team of 5 associates to ensure effective sourcing and merchandising operation
  • Supervising and working with USA/ Canada/ Europe/ Australia divisions of daily operations in product development and production
  • Responsible for develop and implement the strategic sourcing plan in order to fulfill the business needs
  • Conduct vendor analysis, identify, evaluate potential vendors and manage the overall vendor qualification process
  • Build and maintain business relationships with merchandising and buying team to promote products and identify gaps and issues throughout the process
  • Maintain good relationship with buying teams, sourcing teams and suppliers
  • Train and develop the team to ensure their performance are consistently at the highest level
  • Implement company policy within the team

Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience with 8+ years of experience in overseas apparel product development/sourcing for a major retailer or manufacturer.
  • Thorough understanding of fashion apparel retail merchandising.
  • Strong knowledge of US Customs and International logistics.
  • Established relationship building skills with Buyers and factories.
  • Envisions the future and anticipates trends and their impact on the Company.
  • Must be able to travel domestically as well as internationally.
  • Fluent in English & Mandarin

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Jason Li at +852 3180 4962 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.