Senior Merchandiser (Lifestyle and Gifting, 45K) - ConnectedGroup Ltd - Hong Kong

Job Highlights
Develop and manage souvenir merchandize assortment
Identify & incorporate the latest gifting trend
Explore co-branding merchandize opportunities
Job Description

Our client is a leading renowned organization in HK with long history and exposed to different businesses. They are now looking for a senior merchandiser to rejuvenate the brand to attract a more diverse customer base.

Job Duties:

  • Develop and manage racing souvenirs merchandize assortment including accessories/ collectibles/ household/ plush & toys/ stationery/ global sourcing to create excitement to customers

  • Identify & incorporate the latest gifting trend into merchandize to attract and excite our customers while adhering to the brand proposition

  • Explore co-branding merchandize opportunities with focus on designated target segments.

  • Develop merchandize specific to internal customers’ requests and budget

  • Oversee the merchandizing processes; collectively works with procurement on supplier set-up, product development, sourcing and quality control

  • Liaise with suppliers and follows in depth from concept to product; ensures product delivery on time

  • Manage suppliers to ensure the quality is up to the standard

  • Analyse sales figures, customer reactions and market trends to anticipate the right products

  • Handles administrative work related to product development and procurement from time to time.

Job Requirment:

  • Bachelor degree preferably in Marketing, Merchandising, e-Commerce, Business Administration or related disciplines

  • A minimum of 7 years’ working experiences, preferably in merchandising and product development experience in gifts & premium, watches, promotion items and travel accessories

  • Solid experience in related-goods merchandising and product development, preferably under a OEM environment

  • Highly creative with good design sense

  • Up-to-date with the latest merchandising trends and best practices

  • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills

  • Ability to work under pressure with high accuracy

  • Good command in both written and spoken English and Chinese

  • Able to work under pressure to and be a strong team player

  • Good presentation skills and able to sell his/her ideas

Interested individuals please send CV (word format) to Dicky Cheung (Dicky . Cheung @connectedgroup.com) for more information

Additional Information
Career Level
Middle
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
N/A
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Job Functions
Merchandising & Purchasing, Home Appliances, Toy
Company Overview
ConnectedGroup is an executive search and recruitment firm with offices in Hong Kong and China. We work across a number of industry sectors providing cross-functional recruitment. Our specialisms are Financial Services, Legal, Manufacturing, Supply Chain/Sourcing, Industrial, Technology, Strategy & Transformation, Life Sciences, Consumer and Retail/Luxury Goods, Hospitality, Sales, Marketing & Communications, Corporate Functions/Administration (Human Resources & Talent Acquisition/Finance/Accounting/Professional Support), Property & Real Estate.

All information is used for recruitment purposes only. Although we endeavour to respond to every applicant this may not always be possible so if you receive no response within 60 days, please consider your application for this specific vacancy to be unsuccessful. We will contact you with the next vacancy that matches your profile.

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