Debenhams, a leading international, multi-channel brand with a proud British heritage which trades from over 240 stores across 27 countries. In the UK, Debenhams has a top 5 market share in womenswear & menswear and a top 10 share in childrenswear. It is a market leader in premium health and beauty....
Debenhams, a leading international, multi-channel brand with a proud British heritage which trades from over 240 stores across 27 countries. In the UK, Debenhams has a top 5 market share in womenswear & menswear and a top 10 share in childrenswear. It is a market leader in premium health and beauty. At Debenhams, we give our customers around the world a unique, differentiated and exclusive mix of own brands, international brands and concessions. Our Hong Kong office, is the sourcing hub for the Far East region where the products range from apparels, footwear, accessories to home categories. We are now looking for a high caliber candidate to join us as:

Merchandiser (Home)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Kowloon Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, 13-month pay, 5-day week, Flexible working hours, Insurance plan, Medical plan
Industry Others
Job function Manufacturing > Production Planning / Control
Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Stationery / Sundries
Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 21/12/2018

Responsible for the support of sample development, chasing costing, maintaining the development critical path tracker, support Merchandise Manager and Senior Merchandiser in all production activities at supplier and facility level.
Work as part of the team to achieve annual Sales Targets and manage critical path to achieve timely delivery, in correct quantity & quality.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the dispatch of document, development samples etc. to UK/ Suppliers
  • Ensure all documentation is regularly updated from development to order confirmation through to shipment
  • Manage bulk production tracking processes to meet Debs expectations
  • Drive adherence to the critical path across suppliers and internal stakeholders. Escalate any non adherence to the manager
  • Ensure Buyer visits to the Country / Region are well prepared and that Buyers / Managers are always impressed with our product / territory offer
  • Travel to existing suppliers to build up relationship and check critical path occasionally
  • Monitor and prepare report of supplier performance in terms of on time sample delivery, design interpretation and hit rate
  • Alert proactively to merchandiser / manager high risk potential order problem to ensure production on track


Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree holder in any discipline
  • 3-5 years merchandising experience in Home products, preferably having worked in a buying office
  • Fluent in English and Mandarin
  • Good computer knowledge
  • Excellent communication, organizational & interpersonal skills
  • Willing to learn, detail-oriented, responsible, self-motivated, independent and able to deal with multi-tasks under pressure and tight timeline
  • Passionate to home products


We offer challenging opportunity with 5-day work week and attractive remuneration package to the right candidate. Interested party please send your resume with current & expected salary and contact details by clicking

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