As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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Merchandising Manager - International Sports Apparel

Job level Middle
Work exp No work experience
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Retail - Others
Job function Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Garment / Apparel
Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 24/08/2019
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Fantastic Working culture

Client Details

Our client is a world leading basic apparel company. It has a long history of innovation, product excellence, and brand recognition. As the world's largest marketer of basic apparel and other activewear. Due to team expansion, they are looking for candidate with aspiring and dynamic personality to join their team as Merchandising Manager.

Description

  • Develop and drive the Merchandising product segmentation and retail profitability and work across categories and brands to ensure optimal product sufficiency

  • Partner closely with the global design, product teams, sales, brand marketing, retail and regional/partner merchants to drive business from an optimized product merchandising perspective.

  • Focus on brand vision market-wide and work with regional partners. Creates product strategies and assortments, Wholesale, and Emerging Markets business segments

  • Edit assortments to maximize productivity, ensuring a balance of brand, product and regional priorities

  • Work closely with product leads to balance assortments across categories; with a clear focus on consumer end use

  • Work closely with regional/partner merchants throughout the process

  • Voice in seasonal flow and product priorities

  • Represent apparel priorities at product briefing decision gates

  • Ensure consistent brand and category storytelling

  • Provide well-informed, seasonal category modular assortments to the Regional Merchandising teams

  • Recommend target wholesale retail price to Product

  • Drive alignment on global adoption of seasonal strategies

  • Provide regional analysis that drives consensus and overall strategy

  • Maintain updated knowledge of key competitor product, distribution and pricing strategies

Profile

  • Degree in BA or any related disciplines.
  • Around 10 years work experience in similar position (fast pace and sports/activewear backgroud will be a plus).
  • Strong problem solving, communication and analytical skills.
  • Detail-minded and multi-task.
  • Proficiency in MS Office (especially Excel and PowerPoint). Experience with SAP will be a plus.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin

Job Offer

Our client offers an excellent salary package with full employee benefits to the selected candidates. Kindly get in touch for more details.

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Manny Chan on +852 3476 6337.