Category Buyer, Kids fashion

Location: Kuala Lumpur
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH247503_1616409440

Opportunity to step into a regional role with a growing retail MNC

Attractive remuneration package

Based in Kuala Lumpur

About Our Client:

Our client is part of a global MNC highly established in the retail industry. After close to 4 years of establishing a SEA hub in Malaysia, they are currently expanding their operations and are seeking talented Purchasing professionals to apply to the Retail Buyer position

Responsibilities:

In charge of Buying budgeting/planning, Vendor & Order management and product research for the operations in the region

1) Buying budgeting/planning:

  • Aligning buying and merchandising strategies to business plan
  • Ensure timely procurement of the category products to achieve business profit targets
  • Optimize purchasing cost and improve purchase process

2) Vendor & Order Management

  • Develop, build & maintain vendor base and in charge of identifying and negotiating with prospective vendors
  • Conduct orders based on buying plan and ensure optimal deliveries as per SLAs
  • Tracking of merchandise movements from supplier to company distribution centre

3) Product research

  • Keep up to date of latest buying trends in the specialized category and retail industry

Requirements:

  • Proven experience in buying operations for kids/children category in fashion/apparel industry is MANDATORY
  • Good Communications, Analytics and knowledge in local market
  • Must be willing to travel based on business demands due to regional coverage

How to apply:

Click "APPLY NOW" or contact Vern Zhiang at vernzhiang.leong@ambition.com.my. For similar roles, please visit www.ambition.com.my.

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Business Registration Number: 1048918-T. License Number: JTK 2710