vp of Sourcing &Amp; Merchandising

Country :
Hong Kong
Category :
Merchandising
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Experience :
More than 10 years
Job reference n° :
AEKX-424156_1536130444

Job description

Vice President of Sourcing & Merchandising One of the world leading fashion & apparel sourcing companies in Hong Kong is now looking to hire a highly competent, driven and experienced candidate like you to lead, coach, manage and drive a business unit consisting of 80 staffs to achieve the ambitious but realistic business targets of the fast expanding global fashion business which spans across North America and Northern & Western Europe. Reporting into the President of the Group, you will be charged with: ·Supervise and manage the PD, fabric, design and merchandising teams to attain the company's business objectives
·Develop effective strategies and business plans to maximise efficiency and accuracy of product development, production control and productivity of the team and the vendors
·Manage the P&L of the department to maximise revenue for the business
·Develop, train and grow the team
·Build and draw suitable sourcing and merchandising strategies along with concrete business plans to ensure long term growth
·Manage the vendor's performances and ensure that they have the ability to be flexible, competitive, cooperative and of good quality
·Ensure the buyers and designers satisfaction and enhance long term business relationships with vendors to build sustainability within the business
·Review and enhance internal systems, processes and structure in order to achieve the best possible operational effectiveness Requirements:-
·Bachelor's Degree in textiles, fashion management or related discipline
·At least 15 years' experience in merchandising or sourcing with a minimum of 10 years in a managerial role, and 4 years in a director position or above ·Must have worked for well-known, large-sized US/EU based sourcing offices
·Must have strong technical knowledge in all apparel categories in all gender/age
·Frequent travel to China and South East Asia will be required
·Must speak excellent English, Cantonese and Mandarin as position will require leading regional teams Please send your resume (in word format only)