Assistant Manager (Costing) - Sportsdirect.com (Asia) Limited - Kowloon Bay

Job Highlights
10 years’ experience in apparel sourcing
product sourcing, development and costing
Working experience with off shore factory
Job Description

SportsDirect.com (Asia) Limited is the newly established division of the Sports Direct International Plc Group. Looking to replicate their success in the EMEA region, the new division is looking to recruit an experienced Assistant Manager (Costing).

SportsDirect.com is the UK’s largest sporting goods retailer by revenue. We are proud to operate a diverse portfolio of sports, fitness, fashion and lifestyle retail fascia’s throughout Europe, the U.S and Malaysia and are looking to expand on our success across Asia. We aspire to be a leading sports and lifestyle retailer internationally and need committed and capable candidates to help us achieve our long term strategy.

We are currently searching for an experienced Assistant Development Manager to join us in our Hong Kong Division. Working as Assistant Manager (Costing), you would be required to liaise with suppliers across China and Asia.

Job Duties

     Key focus on garment costing and sample development to meet company’s requirement
     Able to handle, follow-up and liaise with buyers and suppliers independently

Strive to understand customers’ requirement and work closely to provide the best service
Bargain for the best price through negotiation and by detailed analysis on costing
Source and evaluate factory from the perspective of the product, pricing, quality, reliability, compliance, and so on to meet customers’ interest.
Manage a small team for the entire end to end process, from product development to sourcing, cost negotiations until style commercialized.
Maintain a harmonious working relationship with customers, suppliers and vendors
Travel overseas for the market trip and factory visit when necessary

Requirements

Higher Diploma or above, preferably major in Textiles and Clothing Discipline
At least 10 years working experience in merchandising from a buying office, preferably familiar in UK market, but not a must.
Strong product knowledge for Sportswear such as outerwear, jacket and pant, cut & sewn knit and functional items
Exposure to offshore development & production is an advantage
Detail-minded, able to work independently and under a tight schedule
Strong leadership, communication and problem-solving skills
Proficiency in both spoken and written English and Mandarin
Excellent skill in excel, v-lookup and PowerPoint
Good computer & presentation skills
Self-motivated and able to define, plan and implement tasks in a team environment

If you are a team player with excellent attention to detail and plenty of initiative, this is an excellent opportunity to develop your career within our Group.

Additional Information
Career Level
Senior
Qualification
School Certificate
Years of Experience
10 years
Job Type
Full Time
Job Functions
Merchandising & Purchasing, Others

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