Product Development & Sourcing Director (Apparel)

International Permanent INR706,447 - INR1,177,412 per month (INR8,477,370 - INR14,128,950)
  • Senior leadership opportunity
  • Fast-paced, multinational environment

About Our Client

Our client is a listed business with a diverse portfolio of lifestyle apparel brand and strong experiences in private label manufacturing.

Job Description

  • Contributing to the Global Sourcing Operating plan by developing a framework for key operating initiatives, developing criteria for prioritisation, formalising reporting & risk assessment, and ensuring accountability and execution of agreed deliverables
  • Evaluating global and local sustainability practices and trends, as well as peer performances for bench-marking and implementation at group level
  • Compile and analyse data from various cross functional partners and formulate business strategy rooted in data, consumer insights, trend and innovation for all product development activities
  • Oversee the specifications process and the apparel development teams to assure the on-time development, engineering, and accurate specification publication
  • Negotiate cost, lead-time, MOQ and flexible inventory plans with vendors and suppliers
  • Maintain a regular cadence of internal communications and engagement initiatives to ensure all key leaders and stakeholders remain up to date and aligned

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or other related disciplines
  • At least 15+ years experience in the global sourcing field with strong product knowledge and expertise in the apparel industry
  • Proven experience in building a competitive supply base and drive operational excellence to deliver quality products at the best price
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills. Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in English, and Mandarin/Cantonese
  • Ability to work in a matrix organisation and engage stakeholders from different backgrounds

What's on Offer

  • Leadership opportunity in a quickly growing, global organisation
  • Excellent remuneration package
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Procurement Management
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FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
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