divisional manager - fabric in Hong Kong

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job details

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location
hong kong
job category
sourcing & procurement
job type
permanent
reference number
91M0086716_1518060815
contact
ashley wong, randstad hong kong
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job description

about the company
Our client is a leading sourcing office with dynamic environment. They are now looking for talents to join their fabric team for leading and overseeing the operation and sourcing in fabric.
about the job
You are responsible to
  • Communicate closely with different internal parties in sourcing and identifying fabric meeting company strategies
  • Conduct research and ensure with good knowledge in fabric trends and technological developments
  • Build and update the fabric library while guiding the maintenance of the library and database
  • Suggest and drive creative solutions to fabric pricing challenges
  • Demonstrate good network to fabric traders, mills and provide alternatives to convert expensive fabrics for top brands into commercial fabrics
  • Evaluate existing and future material suppliers, with the use of performance reports on a quarterly basis, and to provide feedback to both customer and vendors regarding the performance and advise on corrective actions
  • Make recommendations to vendors and assess the overall abilities/capabilities of all suppliers
  • Identify key fabric mills from various offshore countries
  • Coordinate and negotiate with vendors for price, quality, quantity, develop procurement plans and formulate sourcing strategies
  • Develop and maintain a good relationships with mills/vendors globally
  • Participate and engage senior management in discussions and meetings related to overall global strategic discussions that relate to the customers' needs
  • Lead and manage the team to achieve business objectives
  • Maintain the standard and quality of raw materials and develop quality standard manual
skills & experiences required
  • Diploma or Degree in Clothing, Textile Merchandising or related discipline preferred
  • Minimum 10 years' relevant experience with at least 3 years in managerial level
  • With solid experience in fabric sourcing and development
  • Strong problem solving skills. Able to manage multiple tasks environment
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin
  • Frequent travel is required

Interested party please click APPLY NOW or call 2232 3485 Ashley Wong for more information. Only short-listed candidate will be contacted. Thank you!