Sourcing Manager (Gift and premium)

Location Central and Western District
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Athena Tse
Email email Athena
Reference AWDE-268243_1595382530

Our client is a European company and they are looking for a Sourcing Manager to look after the Gift and premium category (Mainly figurine and plush). This is a newly created position due to business expansion and reporting to the Managing Director.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Applies product knowledge and expertise in order to manage the toys whilst adopting a strategic approach towards the continuous development of the supplier base.
  • Conducts intensive negotiations with suppliers to achieve the best purchase price for the agreed quality.
  • Carries out visits to trade fairs and suppliers in order to manage and develop the supplier pool within the toys and stationery
  • Drives product innovation and quality with suppliers through in-depth understanding of production processes and product requirements.
  • Monitors the production process for all purchased products. Identifies any issues and resolves them within the team in a proactive and timely manner.

To succeed in this key role you will have at least 6 years experience handling related product category.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Supply Chain, engineering or any other relevant discipline
  • Fluent in Cantonese and English is a Must
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Previous experience in handling figurine is a must
  • Solid understanding in European market is highly preferred