RECOLO | CMI Recolo Executive Search is a leading talent acquisition consultancy firm simply provides one of the best recruitment services throughout the APAC region. We service the world’s leading financial institutions, global high-tech conglomerates, and many Fortune 500 multinational corporations....

RECOLO | CMI

Recolo Executive Search is a leading talent acquisition consultancy firm simply provides one of the best recruitment services throughout the APAC region. We service the world’s leading financial institutions, global high-tech conglomerates, and many Fortune 500 multinational corporations.

Recolo | CMI is the Commerce, Manufacturing and Industrial sectors, consultancy arm of Recolo Executive Search. This team is highly specialised in providing solutions from strategic regional C-Suite roles to specialist niche roles within these sectors.

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Buyer - China & Hong Kong

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 6 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Retail - Fashion / Accessories
Job function Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Garment / Apparel
Published On 26/09/2016
ref. JBHK160922001

An American fashion brand with more than 15,000 employees around the world, easily being the most recognisable and iconic clothing brand in the world.

Responsibilities: 

  • Works closely with the China Merchant team from product briefing to in store execution to ensure that company is meeting the needs of the Hong Kong consumer.
  • Serves as the eyes and ears of the market—spends time in stores, at its competitors, and interacting with consumers to accurately brief and communicate Hong Kong product needs.
  • Responsible for implementing global assortments and ensuring the right amount of localisation for the Hong Kong Market.
  • Works closely with planning to ensure they are placing enough depth behind their big bets and ensuring they have the right product segmentation to cover all of their store grades.
  • Conducts hind sighting on product performance to inform future seasons strategies.
  • Also responsible for China and coming up with a product strategy to support aggressive growth plans for this channel. Includes: MFO vs. closeout mix, store segmentation, pricing/promotion strategies, etc.
  • Travels to China 4-6 times a year for Outlet market visits and Merchant/Planning meetings.

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor's degree in related discipline.
  • 6 years working experience with at least 2 years direct merchandising experience working at an apparel manufacturer or marketer.
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications (Word & Excel).
  • Ability to work with many cross-functional partners from product briefing to instore execution to ensure the brand and market vision are achieved.

 

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