Working closely with the Production Manager, you will liaise daily with factories in the UK, China and the Far East as well as department stores and online clients ensuring a smooth and efficient production process. A vibrant, energetic and innovative approach to the latest trends will be well rewarded!
This is an outstanding role for a confident communicator with an engaging personality and excellent organisational talents. You will have fluent Chinese, an interest in fashion / swimwear production and previous experience within a relevant environment.
This Wholesale Company can offer you:
*Salary to £35,000
*Excellent working environment, full training and personal development
To be successful in this Swimwear Merchandiser with Chinese position, it is important to have the following:
*BFA or BA in Fashion Merchandising, Business or related
*1-2 years' production experience, ideally within swimwear and accessories
*Experience working with factories in China and the Far East
*Experience working with major retailers
*Experience working with brand and private label products
*Basic production technical knowledge
*Excellent organisation talents
*Strong IT skills including excellent Word and Excel
*Excellent communication, both spoken and written
Key accountabilities in this Swimwear Merchandiser with Chinese role include:
*Managing multiple lines of product, ordering stock as required
*Maintaining or developing critical path on all lines
*Following up production samples with factories and vendors
*Communicating with overseas offices to track development and production
*Negotiating and confirming final production costs
*Reviewing and following designers' technical pack instructions
*Co-ordinating with designers to ensure all production requirements are met
*Creating shipping documents
*Communicating with factories and vendors to ensure letters of credit, payment related documents, shipping documents etc are completed accurately and on time
*Entering orders onto the software package and liaising with Accounts Department
*Ensuring labels / tags are provided to factories
*Building strong relationships with customers to ensure an accurate delivery process
If this Swimwear Merchandiser opportunity appeals and you would like to apply, please email your CV, in Word format, (not PDF), as soon as possible, quoting "Swimwear Merchandiser - fluent Chinese".
Thank you for applying to this advertisement; we appreciate your interest in this Swimwear Merchandiser opportunity. All applications are important to us, but due to the high volume of response we receive from our advertisements, we only contact successful applicants. We wish you all the best in your search for a new position.