Senior Vice President, Apparel Global Sourcing
Country : Hong Kong
Region : Hong Kong Island
Town : HONG KONG
Category : Purchasing
Contract type : Permanent
Availability : Full time
Experience : more than 10 years
Responsible for global sourcing strategy and operations in all major sourcing and production countries.
Develop, manage and lead sourcing and production teams across various product categories.
Develop and implement sourcing strategy by country and factory with capacity and fabric planning.
Develop and maintain strong relationships with key mills and vendor partners
Lead sourcing organization with an aggressive price negotiation foundation and collaborative approach with design/product development teams to identify cost engineering opportunities without compromising the aesthetic and quality of the garmentDevelop and implement quick response and flexible MOQ capabilities to satisfy customer needs and disruptive retail market dynamics
Collaborate with NY sales and design teams on time and action calendars (product development forward) by category, cost engineering opportunities, and overall business and sourcing strategy
Develop strong relationships with key customers and provide innovative solutions to align with customer strategy
Hands on, proactive management of day to day product development and production issues/challenges.
- 15 years+ Sourcing and Merchandising experience in apparel industry
- Solid experience in US Menswear Business
- Strong Leadership skill, capabaility in managing a large team size
- Fluent in spoken & written English and Chinese, Putonghua is a plus
- Willing to travel if required