This is a great opportunity for a Senior Sourcing Manager to join a senior management team and one within a highly regarded international business.
As the Senior Sourcing Manager you will be responsible for a diverse portfolio of apparel product for men women and children.
Your responsibilities will include:
Supporting the commercial team by overseeing the sourcing, production and capacity planning activity for the European business.
Contributing to the growth and profitability of the business by establishing and implementing changes.
Managing vendor relationships within different countries and identifying where change is required.
Identifying new supply chain opportunities
Leading the price and time frame negotiations for the commercial teams and ensuring attention to detail.
Keeping up to date with industry and country intelligence that will have an impact on business.
Implementing best practice and introducing KPI measures for the continual improvement.
Working across the different departments and ensuring clear communication.
Resolving problems and providing newsolutions .
Educated to Degree level you will need to have gained several years’ experience working with a supplier of private label apparel and will be accustomed to working with suppliers in many different countries . The Senior Sourcing Manager will be a person with excellent communication and people management ability who thrives within the fast paced environment.
A sound understanding of garment development and production methods is required along with your knowledge of raw materials and accessories.
The position is based in London and will involve international travel as required to fulfil the responsibilities of the position.
The company are offering an excellent salary and benefits