A well-established first aid kit company with a professional portfolio is looking for a Senior Sourcing Manager / Sourcing Manager to manage the sourcing activities in Asia Pacific region. They have businesses on each continent; their products are used in professional medical associations, and corporations as well as selling at pharmacies, international hypermarkets, speciality stores, and general merchandise retailers.
In collaboration with the global team, the newly created role will take the lead to define and implement the sourcing strategies for the product category. With your experience and relationship with suppliers / factories in South East Asia, you will be the key person to manage identify new suppliers and development in order to achieve an optimized supplier matrix.
In addition to the sourcing responsibility, you will oversee the day to day operation of supplier management, product development, merchandising, costing, contract terms and negotiation, quality and shipment with the support of the team.
Stepping up to this role, you must be experienced in category management with previous experience with a buying office. Your knowledge and experience in first aid kit / emergency medical supplies categories would give you success in the role. A strong trade record of South East Asia sourcing and knowledge about US and European markets requirements is also needed..
Importantly, it is a role for candidates with mature, creative, numerical mindset, and project management competencies. A bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, engineering or supply chain is a must. Proficiency in English and Chinese, and traveling are required.
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