Sourcing Manager - General Merchandise
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Woolworths is going through exciting growth! As a result we are now hiring a Sourcing Manager in this managing the DIY, Outdoor Leisure, Sports, Health & Beauty and Stationery.
- Work with our Buying Teams in Australia and New Zealand to understand their requirements
- Source appropriate factories that meet our standards and negotiate prices and delivery to specifications
- Communicate with buyers and factories on technical details as required
- Closely monitor products production status and work with QA Team to ensure all products both regulatory and Woolworths product specifications
- Source and develop new and innovative products
- Lead and develop a team of 6
- At least 5+ years experience as a Sourcing Manager of GM preferably in Australian Market but Europe & America market will also be considered
- Must have relavant working experience in buying office
- Strong vendor base
- Ability to lead a team
- Ability to share your technical knowledge with both your team and buyers in Australia
- A passion for product and for bringing new & innovative products to our stores
- Understand QA and testing requirements for relevant category
- Good command of written & spoken English and Mandarin
- Willing to travel throughout China
- Able to work under pressure
Attractive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidate. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a growing organisation who values their employees so please don't waste a moment and apply now!
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About Woolworths Group
Woolworths Limited is Australia’s largest retail group. Woolworths has over seven retail chains across Australia and New Zealand and they employee over 1.5 percent of Australia’s entire workforce!
We now have sourcing offices in Hong Kong,Bangladesh and Bangkok . Of our many retail chains, we source and develop products for Big W, Woolworths, and Ezibuy.
Take a look at our Australian retailers individual websites to see some of the incredible products we work with!
www.woolworths.com.au (general merchandiser, apparel, health & beauty and grocery)
We are responsible for the sourcing, development and quality of a huge range of products. These include toys, hardware, apparel, electronics, footwear, health & beauty and a large range of other every day and general merchandise items!
We are growing at a rapid rate! With the full support of Woolworths Limited, our global sourcing teams are developing new and innovative products every day and that means - we are hiring lots of new talent! With a huge range of exciting products and an abundance of opportunities for career advancement, we are sure you will want to become a part of our success!
For more information, please visit our website: www.woolworthslimited.com.au