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Sourcing Manager (Apparel, US Buying office)

Job Title: Sourcing Manager (Apparel, US Buying office)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kwun Tong, Kwun Tong District
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 48104_1634284867
Contact Name: Sandy Chan
Contact Email: sandy.chan@kos-intl.com
Job Published: October 15, 2021 16:01

Job Description

About Our Client

Our client is a leading apparel and home fashion retailer with over 4,000 store and supports online shopping. Due to business expansion plan, they are looking for a Sourcing Manager for apparel team in Hong Kong office.

Job Duties

  • Manage and follow all activities of possible sourcing units, and monitor the workload with different functional teams
  • Liaise and work with different functional teams in headquarter, and monitor and communicate with external stakeholders
  • Decision making on processes and procedures in merchandising, sourcing and logistics areas
  • Supervise and prepare foreign trips of staff with foreign and resident buyers for vendors, buying and fair visit
  • Remain in constant contact with external management to obtain information on strategies and development projects, sales data on merchandise and market conditions that impact sourcing decisions
  • Research and analyze the market trend with recommendation, proposals, attend trade shows and coordinate with external buyer to investigate market opportunities and evaluate the best source of products
  • Handle all order process activities and resolve problems with manufacturers to ensure the order standards are met
  • Spot check and make recommendations on vendor warehouse and factories to ensure the quality and production requirements are met
  • Review the potential new vendors and factories to ensure the standards and requirements for Social Compliance and Cargo Security Programs are met

Requirement

  • Degree holder or above in sourcing and production or related disciplines
  • At least 6 years of experience in buying office, agent or well-known importer catering to U.S. Market
  • Proven relevant experience in U.S., Canada, or UK markets is preferable
  • Concrete experience in continuous improvement projects or related process enhancement ability is preferable
  • Fluent communication in English and Chinese
  • Proficient in MS Office and related system is preferable

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Sandy Chan at +852 3180 4951 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.