About this employer Migros (Hong Kong) Ltd Migros is the largest retailer in Switzerland and one of the top 50 retailers worldwide. We are proud of our cooperative philosophy, regional roots, and our total commitment to providing sustainable products and services. Migros (Hong Kong) Ltd is one of two...
About this employer

Migros (Hong Kong) Ltd

Migros is the largest retailer in Switzerland and one of the top 50 retailers worldwide. We are proud of our cooperative philosophy, regional roots, and our total commitment to providing sustainable products and services.

Migros (Hong Kong) Ltd is one of two international sourcing offices for the Migros Group. We act as an interface for our buying teams in Switzerland wishing to procure products from suppliers in Southeast Asia. Migros (Hong Kong) is responsible for sourcing product, developing suppliers, and ensuring quality is line with the Migros Group industry leading standards. We work directly with suppliers giving transparency across the entire supply chain. We source a diversified range of products including; electronics, household goods, furniture, textiles and garments, and sports gear.

Our dedicated team of over 80 merchandising, quality control, and sustainability professionals help Migros Group source over 10,000 products from Southeast Asia every year.

SOURCING & DEVELOPMENT MANAGER (TEXTILE)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Not applicable
Location
Kowloon Bay
Employment type Permanent
Industry Retail - Others
Job function Construction / Property > Others
Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Garment / Apparel
Merchandising / Purchasing > Purchasing / Procurement / Sourcing
Published On 23/10/2018

REPORT TO: Head of Textile

THE ROLE:

  • Play an active role on evaluating and sourcing new suppliers in Asia including conducting factory and trade fair visits
  • Evaluate, analyze and handle new sourcing projects independently and complete projects on timely manner
  • Building up and maintain good relationship with existing and new suppliers
  • Build up and maintain good customer relationship with all buyers and lead the sourcing project process in China and South-east Asia
  • Work closely with Quality Assurance Team on ensuring consistent and great quality of products from new suppliers
  • Work closely with Corporate Sustainability Team on all BSCI related activities and “Futuretex" project
  • Ensure new suppliers understanding Migros standards and requirements
  • Keep close communication with Department Head with sense of urgency and responsibility
  • Support Senior Merchandiser and Senior Garment Technician whenever required and transfer technical know-how

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Solid experience in garment industry with min. 5 years of procurement and sourcing experience with focus on China
  • Fashion and/or merchandising education is required
  • Experience on Europe buying office is a MUST. Experience on retail business is an advantage
  • Profound product knowledge in all kinds of garments
  • Strong capability on evaluating and building up new suppliers and procurement markets
  • Solid experience on product development and project implementation. Strong capability on building up product ranges based on buyer’s need. Able to identify critical factors of success and take relevant action
  • Capable on making decision independently and responsible for outcome
  • Strong coaching and leadership skill
  • Confident, proactive on work ethic, self-motivated, strong planning and organizational skill, and able to work under deadline pressure
  • Strong communication and negotiation skill with both internal and external stakeholders
  • High proficient on verbal and written English. Proficient on German and/or Mandarin is an advantage
  • Willing to travel to China and South-east Asian countries

 

 

We offer right candidate with competitive salary, 13th month salary, 5-day work per week, flexible working hours, annual leave, birthday leave, family leave, education sponsorship, MPF voluntary contribution, medical & dental insurance.

Interested parties, please e-mail us your full resume with last and expected salary by clicking .

Please visit our website for more information: https://report.migros.ch/2017/en/

 

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