Merchandising Director - Sports / Lifestyle Clothing

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Vincent Chow
Email email Vincent
Reference 1_1615594034

Merchandising Director - Sports / Lifestyle Clothing


A leading global fashion brand is now looking to expand their HK sourcing office. A key position they will be looking to hire urgently will be a Merchandising Director - Sports / Lifestyle Clothing for their apparel product line. The company is known for their energetic and fast paced work environment, along with fantastic career prospects and opportunities.


Reporting into the head of sourcing, you will be in charge of:


Mission:
·Lead and manage merchandising and product development teams, supervising the daily operations and ensure the performance and productivity matches the company's business strategies
·Train, develop and guide the team members to maximise efficiency and accuracy in their work


Responsibilities:
·Development accuracy, pricing, quality, on-time delivery and service are the main KPIs for the team
·Manage and improve the suppliers to ensure best customer service for the buyers
·Ensure the team builds a strong technical and commercial knowledge of the product to offer important information, network, solutions and strategies to fulfil the company's needs
·Build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure a clear and smooth operation
·Work closely with vendors on price quotations - driving running costs down to ensure product prices are most competitive in the market
·Evaluate suppliers abilities and performance - work closely with compliance teams to ensure requirements are met
·Provide technical solutions to internal and external teams when needed


Requirements:
·Bachelor degree or above in garments/textiles/fashion merchandising
·Minimum of 15 years merchandising/sourcing experience with at least 5 years of managerial level or above
·Experience working in leading fashion retailers sourcing offices / trading companies
·Proven garment/clothing PD and merchandising experience particularly in C&S knit & sportswear
·Must be hands-on, comfortable in making key decisions and working in fast paced environment
·Must have excellent corporate attitude with strong drive and passion in the products
·Must speak and write excellent English and Chinese


Interested parties pls send your CV to Vincent.chow@connectedgroup.com