As the Production Merchandiser, Raw Materials, you partner with a team of highly qualified raw materials and supply planning professionals to achieve business objectives, collaborating across the Arc’teryx Hong Kong Liaison Office and the Arc’teryx North Vancouver Headquarters.
Meet Your Future Team :
The Hong Kong Liaison Office team is a cross functional group whose focus is on optimizing responsiveness to market with quality product, while driving towards cash flow and inventory targets.
We are a small but highly versatile team of problem solvers and process makers, driving collaborative partnership between Arc’teryx Headquarters, our vendors, and the Hong Kong Liaison Office team.
We support the building and execution of a sustainable global sourcing strategy that enables us to deliver exceptional product at the right place, with the right quality and cost, and on-time.
Is this job open to relocation? No
Will there be Visa support? No
Can this job be hired remote? No
If you were the Production Merchandiser, Raw Materials now, here are some of the core activities you would be doing :
Supporting the Manager, Raw Materials to deliver best-in-class production performance through partnership with vendors
Collaborating with all partners to refine data & analytics performance to support raw materials supply planning and supplier reporting needs
Tracking bulk materials ready status to safeguard smooth and timely production execution (e.g. size set samples, top of production samples)
Partnering with the vendors and cross-functional teams (e.g. Materials, Quality) to conduct problem solving and delay mitigation actions swiftly
Monitoring raw material order statuses to ensure data integrity and visibility in systems (e.g. SAP)
Driving continuous improvement initiatives throughout the production cycle
Are you our next Production Merchandiser, Raw Materials?
You have a degree in Merchandising, Business Management or another related discipline, or the equivalent relevant experience
You have 5+ years’ experience in apparel sourcing or merchandising
You have strong interpersonal skills and have the ability to partner effectively with internal and external stakeholders of diverse cultural backgrounds
You have expertise in negotiation and problem solving
You are assertive and have a high level of self-initiative
You are fluent in English and have strong verbal and written communication skills
You are proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point) and Outlook
You have a knowledge of enterprise resource planning and product lifecycle management systems