Merchandising Director - Knit

Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
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Posted on 14 Jul 2020

Merchandising Director - Knit

Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited

Job Highlights

  • 15 years working experience required with senior m
  • Strong product and material knowledge with good de
  • Able to work under pressure, result oriented, exce

Job Description

Job responsibilities:

- Oversee and manage whole merchandising flow include product development, order allocation/scheduling strategy, vendor management, cost and coaching the team member of cross functional relationships

- Play an important role to execute the functional strategies through resourceful management skill

- To monitor T&A and ensure on-time delivery

- To source and evaluate factory from the perspective of product, pricing, quality, reliability, compliance and so on, to meet the interest of customers

- Identify areas for improvements, new sourcing opportunities and establish procedures to deliver tangible cost savings and speed

- Price negotiation and create detailed cost saving plans and methods

- Maintain good relationship with clients and suppliers

- Perform other duties as assigned by Management 

  Requirements:

- Degree holder in Clothing, Textile Merchandising or related disciplines

- 15 years working experience required with senior management position preferably in Knit

- Strong product and material knowledge with good development skills, and familiar with merchandising and product development process especially in Knit field

- Solid experience working with US buyers

- Previous experience in working for buying office is preferable

-- Sourcing offshore countries such as Vietnam, Cambodia and Bangladesh

- In depth knowledge of costing and raw material

- Willing to travel occasionally 

- Excellent communication, leadership, negotiation skills, ability to build strong relationships with the team as a good team leader, communicate effectively with internal and external parties

- Well organized individual, able to manage multiple tasks, able to meet deadlines, result oriented, responsive and detail minded

- Aggressive and innovative with tactful problem-solving skills

- Fluent in written and spoken English, Cantonese, and Mandarin

- Mature, responsible, self-motivated and able to work under pressure

Additional Information

Career Level
Middle
Qualification
Non-Degree Tertiary
Years of Experience
10 years
Job Type
Full Time

Company Overview

A US buying office is looking for a high caliber as Merchandising Director based in Hong Kong to lead the Merchandising team on product development and business development.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Double pay, Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus