Sourcing Manager - Ladies Fast Fashion

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Full time
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5 to 10 years

Company description

Switch Consulting is a Specialist Retail recruitment company based in the UK. Finding the best retail talent is what we do. Developing individuals’ careers and delivering to the demands of fast-paced retail businesses is our total focus.

Job description

The Client
My Client is a well-known leading fast fashion retailer with stores internationally.

The Role
In this exciting role, you will be responsible for operative management of Bangladesh Office and sourcing of the best suppliers in the area, always ensuring that deliveries correspond entirely to COMPANY standards (including social compliance).

Key Responsibilities
•Sourcing and production of products in the best factories of the brand in Bangladesh, Quality-Trend-Price and respecting the company calculation objectives
•Responsible for organizing the movement of production
•Management of direct reports in order to strengthen them and bring strong results
•Controlling and following-up of budgeted costs
•Keeping design service informed of last key trends monthly in order to meet the company and season needs
•Developing and sourcing new fabrics according to Design and Buying needs
•Ensuring that delivered samples meet the quality and excellence standards required by Design and Buying Center
•Implementation of the ultra-fast track process


Skills/experience required
• Bachelor degree in textile engineering/quality school background
• At least six years experience in a similar role, or as a product developer, buyer women’s fashion
• You have already managed a team of min. ten people
• Project management and fabric sourcing experience
• Strong structural and strategic mindset, outstanding negotiation skills
• Good knowledge MS Office Package
• Fluent in English or any other language is an asset

Switch Consulting is a specialist retail recruitment company operating in the UK.