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SENIOR MERCHANDISER – TEXTILES

Job Title: SENIOR MERCHANDISER – TEXTILES
Location: Sathorn
Industry:
Salary: 60,000 – 80,000
Reference: JTH300003001410972
Contact Name: 154DB
Contact Email: 154DB@prtr.com
Job Published: June 29, 2017 17:00

Job Description

Company Background:

Our client is one of the largest food retailers in Europe.  The company has a strong non-food business base and serves customers through different channels, such as discount stores, supermarkets and DIY stores.  They are currently looking for a Senior Merchandiser – Textiles.

Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the entire order process, from order placement through to production and shipment.
  • Following guidelines set by the merchandise manager.
  • Maintaining close day-to-day relationships with customers to ensure accurate order placement, production and shipment.
  • Supporting the merchandise manager in selecting and managing appropriate suppliers and product portfolios for the assigned product group.
  • Screening all relevant sourcing markets in Asia and actively supporting the merchandise manager in searching for suitable (new) suppliers and products.
  • Maintaining day-to-day supplier and customer relationships and managing the communication flow.
  • Working on assigned projects in order to develop the business.                                                  
  • Assisting in buying trip related matters, including coordination of meetings, travel arrangements and enquiry handling.                                                                                                                    
  • Working closely with the QA team on quality-related tasks.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above.
  • At least 5 years work experience in a textile buying/sourcing company.
  • Self-driven, result-oriented and well organized.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proactive, good working attitude, adaptable and willing to learn.
  • Computer literate and knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
  • Good command of spoken & written English.
  • Chinese speaking (Mandarin) is a plus.
  • Able to travel to China and other Southeast Asian countries