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FASHION: SENIOR MERCHANDISE – BUSINESS MANAGER!! (SYD)

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Our client is looking to recruit a driven Senior Merchandiser who has unbeatable knowledge of supply to retail business with great negotiation and communication skills.

 

As the Senior Merchandiser you will be highly motivated and work across several brands, handling a high volume of orders for womenswear apparel.  Responsible for Business development with the factories, you will be in a cross functional position working with teams and factories.

 

Ideally you will have come from an apparel background in production, merchandising or product development capacity with Womenswear.

 

Experience and relationship development with overseas factories is a must, especially within China.  Must be Mandarin speaking.

 

Responsibilities/Job Functions:

 

  • Maintaining order tracking systems for offshore orders.
  • Managing critical path
  • Monitoring orders from placement to completion to ensure on time delivery to required quality standards.
  • Monitor, follow up and communicate any issues to in house managers which may arise (delivery issues, payment issues, stock issues, etc.)
  • Negotiating costings and achieving margins
  • Sourcing and building new relationships with factories and maintaining current relationships
    • Manage and review process flows to ensure efficient processes & procedures

 

Position Requirements:

 

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Strong organization skills
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Great ‘follow through’ skills to job completion
  • Eye for detail
  • Sound knowledge in fabrications/ trims/ and garment construction
  • Sound knowledge in production processes / potential issue
  • Communication skills in both English and Mandarin essential

 

Job code 4944

 

All interested applicants should click on apply now or send your CV in WORD FORMAT ONLY to Brenda at brenda@whointhezoo.com.au

 

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Job Code: 4944