This successful supplier of corporate work clothing are looking to employ a Wholesale Merchandiser to oversee the development of new product and to establish and manage the critical paths.
Responsibilities will include:
Sourcing new fabrics and trimmings
Working closely with the Designer for the development of product and ensuring accurate technical packs are provided to the factories
Overseeing costing , pricing and margins and the shipping schedules
Negotiating prices and lead times and placing sample and final production orders with the factories
Visiting suppliers within different parts of Asia as required and ensuring with the QC team that standards are achieved for the different customers.
Th Wholesale Merchandiser sought will need to have gained excellent clothing and textile industry experience working for a supplier. You will need to have a sound knowledge of manufacturing processes and be a very well organised person who is able to pay attention to the detail. Good numerical and IT skills are required as you will be responsible for placing and managing purchase orders.
The position will require occasional travel overseas and is well suited to a person who loves variety and who is happy to have the scope to be involved with many different business aspects.