Senior Merchandiser (Fabric)

Job level Middle
Education F.5 - F.7 or DSE
Location
Kowloon Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Medical plan
Industry Manufacturing - Garment
Job function Manufacturing > Others
Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Garment / Apparel
Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 12/01/2019

Responsibilities

  • Work closely and collaboratively with the HK merchandising, technical design and color teams, US Design / Product Development team and fabric mills to achieve fabric sourcing requirements in terms of quality, price and on-time delivery. Initiate internal meetings when necessary.
  • Responsible for fabric sourcing, price negotiations and mills relationship.
  • Work in partnership with fabric mills from fabric development, sampling through commercialization till bulk production.
  • Keep abreast of market trends and innovative technologies to consistently improve sourcing strategies.
  • Coordinate and follow up test reports and monitor quality performance of new development and bulk to meet company’s requirements and quality standards.
  • Track and update fabric development status in the system and price details in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Identify, address and resolve any fabric/new development issues. In particular, to provide options and resolutions to the management to facilitate effective business decision making.
  • Handle counter samples & development in an effective and timely manner for necessary approval.
  • Maintain good filing and record system for the Fabric Team, in particular, to build and maintain the Fabric library.
  • Provide guidance and assistance to the Fabric Merchandiser (if applicable).
  • Perform ad-hoc projects or other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Requirements

  • Form 5 or above
  • Minimum 5 years’ or above work experience in fabric sourcing/testing
  • Solid experience with China and overseas fabric mills is required.
  • Good sourcing network in technical and functional fabrics.
  • Extensive technical knowledge in fabric weaving/construction, fabric properties, dyeing and finishing process.
  • Strong negotiation, communication and interpersonal skills. Proactive and a team player.
  • Detailed-oriented, well organized and good problem solving skills. Ability to work under tight timeline and high work pressure.
  • Ability to work with people of diverse cultural background.
  • Good command of written and spoken English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Chinese Word Processing.
  • Able to travel on regular basis for trade shows and sourcing trips.
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