Sourcing Director - Toys, Stationary, Sporting & Pet Goods

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Vincent Chow
Email email Vincent
Reference 3_1634557451

Director of Sourcing - Toys, Stationary, Sporting & Pet Goods

This is a unique opportunity to join one of the most successful buying offices in Hong Kong as their sourcing director. Reporting into the General Manager, you will be leading their sourcing team of over 30 staffs and driving a sizeable business.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage all sourcing operations whilst strategically building the short, medium and long-term plans to achieve the company's business goals
  • Take charge of the product categories' time and action plans, from development to order, to production and shipment
  • Design the overall framework and guidelines for best practices and SOP
  • Work closely and managing key stakeholders within the business across multiple functions from quality, design, logistics and buying
  • Be the leader when driving transformation projects and implementing new ideas
  • Manage the vendor base in terms of performance in quality, cost and lead-time
  • Build successful relationships internally and externally to achieve collaborated goals
  • Build, develop and manage a large team with an aligned vision to achieve performance targets
  • Continuously on the look out for potential new vendors and sourcing bases
  • Analytically assess potential challenges and threats from the global market

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or above in supply chain management or similar discipline
  • Minimum of 15 years in role with similar industry and function, with a minimum of 5 years at director or head of department level
  • Must speak and write fluent Chinese and English
  • Must have strong experience in one of such categories - Toys, Stationary, Sporting or Pet Goods
  • Excellent leadership with proven experience of leading large and high performing teams
  • Ability to be strategic with experience of growing, diversifying, consolidating or shifting sourcing bases
  • Highly sensitive to data and numbers with excellent analytical skills

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