Asia Merchandising Production Manager

Country :
Hong Kong
Category :
Production - Quality
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Experience :
5 to 10 years
Job reference n° :
AQRX-044516_1543832991

Job description

Asia Merchandising-Production Manager

Our client is a US outdoor apparel company and they are looking for a Merchandising Manager based in Hong Kong. Reporting into the Operations Director, you will be supervising the merchandising operations in the related categories.

As a senior member of the team, you will be responsible for:-

* Merchandising Activities

* Supervise and lead the merchandising operations
* Follow production plans to ensure all orders are shipped on time
* Constant interaction and consultation on vendor capacity, order allocation etc
* Observe and understand in detail the buyer's needs and provide as much support as possible

* Vendor management

* Analyse, evaluate and improve vendor's capabilities and performance
* Expand or consolidate vendor base when appropriate
* Price negotiation and create detailed cost saving plans and methods
* Lead-time negotiation along with regular trouble shooting issues such as deliveries and quality issues

* Communications with internal support teams

* Assist in certain quality driven initiatives
* Assist in any quality issues, claims or disputes between buyers/QA with vendors
* Monitor potential quality issues and execute relative solutions to ensure they can be avoided

Requirements: -

* Bachelor degree of above in Textiles / Fashion or related discipline
* Self-driven, flexible
* Minimum 10 years relevant sourcing experience with at least 3 years management experience
* Excellent written and verbal Cantonese, Mandarin and English
* Strong knowledge in outerwear / functional wear
* International travel is required to US and to production sites in Southeast Asia or otherwise

Interested parties please send your CV in word format to Angela Tsui for more information.

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