Global Sourcing Director - Apparel

Country :
Hong Kong
Region :
Hong Kong Island
Town :
HONG KONG
Category :
Purchasing
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Years experience :
More than 10 years
Job reference n° :
AEUT-840161_1507541485

Job description

Global Sourcing Director - Apparel


Major Duties:

* Provide strategic sourcing planning and implement the plans to different teams
* Manage the whole sourcing, development and production functional in all fashion categories
* Oversee different merchandising teams' merchandising activities toward the accomplishment of objectives
* Work closely with HQ ensure that the short and long range departmental objectives are consistent with company vision and strategy
* Prepare departmental plans and budgets and conduct activities in accordance with approved plans and budgets
* Review and approve merchandising programs of department according to company policies and participates in the formulation of merchandising objectives, policies and programs
* Establish and maintain satisfactory customer and vendor relations through direct or delegated contacts with customers and vendors
* Participate in company strategic planning activities and recommend improvement and growth of the business

Requirements:

* University graduate or equivalent
* Degree holder in merchandising, fashion, textile or related discipline is preferred
* Must have over 10 year relevant working experience in apparel industry as global sourcing lead
* Solid experience in all genders (Men's / RTW / Kids) and all categories (Woven / Knits / Sweater)
* Able to work with EU customer independently
* Strong leadership skills to manage the team and related department
* Good problem solving and communication skills to deal with customers and factories
* Independent, well-organized and presentable
* Excellent command of English
* Willing to travel occasionally