Merchandising Manager - Semarang
Experience in Apparel Required
Managerial Experience Required
About Our Client
Michael Page is currently working with an esteemed client, a global leader is fashion and sporting goods. They have had a strong reputation and market presence in the market, both internationally as well as within Indonesia locally. They are currently seeking to fill the position of Merchandising Manager to be based in Semarang, who will be handling the all their key suppliers in the assigned region and ensure that all product creation process meets with the company standard and regulations.
-Ensure that the suppliers meet all key milestones and KPIs (Key Performance Indicator) of the product creation process on time and with quality for defined categories.
-Key involvement in the escalation of issues which cannot be resolved by CC and the supplier.
-Understand and implement all transfer policies ensuring product integrity (quality, aesthetics, cost) is maintained at all phases of the process with minimal or no delay in production timing.
-Ensure product is developed and engineered with focus on productivity and manufacturing efficiency without compromising product quality.
-Continuously build up category specific capabilities within the internal and supplier teams and be the spokesperson for the category in the supplier group
-Work with manufacturers and suppliers in continuous upgrades of technical applications and processes including the development and implementation of new technologies.
-Drive effective teamwork by actively coaching and supporting internal and suppler team members to develop their skills and capabilities.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate must have previous experience in management position, and have strong exposure in apparel manufacturing. Additionally the below points are also required:
-Min. Bachelor's degree in a relevant field
-Min. 5 years experience in apparel industry with a managerial position
-Posses good understanding of apparel industry
-Effective communication and negotiation skills
-Fluent in English both written and verbal
-Able to work in a team as well as independently
What's on Offer
-Large Multinational Company
-Competitive benefit & package