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Senior Merchandiser, Fabric5.11 Sourcing, Limited
Senior Merchandiser, Fabric5.11 Sourcing, Limited

Job Highlights

  • 5 years' relevant experience
  • MNC / buying office in textile/fabric business
  • Strong in technical and functional fabrics

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely and collaboratively with the HK merchandising, technical design and color teams, US Design / Product Development team and fabric mills to achieve fabric sourcing requirements in terms of quality, price and on-time delivery.   Initiate internal meetings when necessary.
  • Responsible for fabric sourcing, price negotiations and mills relationship.
  • Work in partnership with fabric mills from fabric development, sampling through commercialization till bulk production.
  • Keep abreast of market trends and innovative technologies to consistently improve sourcing strategies.
  • Coordinate and follow up test reports and monitor quality performance of new development and bulk to meet company’s requirements and quality standards.
  • Track and update fabric development status in the system and price details in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Identify, address and resolve any fabric/new development issues.   In particular, to provide options and resolutions to the management to facilitate effective business decision making.
  • Handle counter samples & development in an effective and timely manner for necessary approval.
  • Maintain good filing and record system, in particular, to build and maintain the fabric library.
  • Perform ad-hoc projects or other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Requirements:

  • High diploma or above in textile & clothing or related discipline.
  • Minimum 5 years’ work experience in fabric sourcing/testing.
  • Solid experience in working with offshore fabric mills is required.
  • Good sourcing network in technical and functional fabrics.
  • Extensive technical knowledge in fabric weaving/construction, fabric properties, dyeing and finishing process.
  • Strong negotiation, communication and interpersonal skills.  Proactive and a team player.
  • Detailed-oriented, well organized and good problem solving skills.  Ability to work under tight timeline and high work pressure.
  • Good command of written and spoken English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Chinese Word Processing.
  • Able to travel occasionally for trade shows and sourcing trips.

 

The ideal candidates should be willing to take on new challenges, have a proven record for producing results, be willing to learn and grow with the company, and find rewards in increasing market share and providing exceptional service to our valued customers.

 

We offer 5-day work week, competitive salary, 13th Month Pay and a full range of fringe benefits. Interested parties please send your detailed resume (in Word format) along with your current and expected salary by clicking the "Apply Now" button.

(All personal information collected will be treated as confidential and be used for recruitment purposes only.) 

Additional Information

Career Level
Middle
Qualification
Non-Degree Tertiary
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

5.11 Tactical Series (www.511tactical.com) creates superior products that enhance the safety, accuracy, speed and performance of law enforcement, military and firefighting professionals and sells these products under the registered trademarks, 5.11 Tactical®. 5.11 Tactical Series®, and other marks. Built on a foundation of durability, quality and value, 5.11 Tactical leads the industry in delivering functionally innovative gear, head to toe. The company was ranked #211 on the 2007 Inc. 500 — Inc. magazine’s annual ranking, by revenue growth, of privately-held, independent, U.S.-based companies. 

We take great pride in our products and our employees.  In turn, we desire employees who want to succeed and overcome those challenges others view as impossible.

We are looking for the high caliber to join the challenge of our company.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Double pay, Five-day work week, Free shuttle bus, Life insurance, Medical insurance