Associate Merchandiser/ Merchandiser.
Follow-up of daily merchandising and sourcing activities for assigned products of apparels from design concept through order placement and shipment.
Responsible for the creation and monitoring of a time/action calendar for all orders/programs in accordance with the schedule.
Be an expert on assigned product category(s) including an understanding of the technical aspects, target price points, branded competitors and manufacturing base etc.
Work closely with all merchants during their development/sourcing trips, arranging their itinerary and accompanying them on all supplier visits.
Keep counterparts informed of any deviations from the planned versus actual Manufacturing steps that might affect the designated ship window date.
Liaise with Quality Control team to ensure all relevant manufacturing are in compliance with Supplier Code of Conduct.
Work with merchants to continually review and evaluate existing supplier and manufacturer base, ensuring sustained performance and conduct price negotiation with all vendors to ensure competitiveness.
Any other duties assigned by the Superior.
Possess min GCE ‘O’ Level / Diploma in Merchandising or Textile & Apparels courses
Minimum 3 to 5 years relevant working experience in Apparel industry
Working knowledge in Microsoft office
Able to communicate well with people at all levels.