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Type: Permanent and full-time position
Sector: Buying Office

Our client is currently looking for its Sourcing Office in HK for a Global Sourcing Director Apparel.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic sourcing strategy and implement the plans to Apparel team covering product categories of woven and knits for all genders, footwear, soft accessories and lingerie
  • Manage the whole sourcing, development and production functional in all fashion categories
  • Heads up the sourcing department to oversee and operate all merchandising/sourcing activities with all vendors globally
  • 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 long term strategic 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 / Women’s / Kids) and all categories (Woven / Knits / Sweater)
  • In death sourcing experience across the Asia Pacific Region including China, Southeast Asia and Indian Subcontinent
  • Able to work with EU customer independently
  • High organized and detail oriented, with good interpersonal skills to work with internal staff and other stakeholders 
  • Good problem solving and communication skills to deal with customers and factories
  • Independent, well-organized and presentable
  • Excellent command of English, with French speaking language skills is a plus
  • Willing to travel occasionally

 

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