Sourcing Manager - Home & House

Full-time
Senior (6-10 years)

Technical Skills

  • Manufacturing
  • Negotiation
  • Sourcing

Job Description

Sourcing Manager - Home & House

Location: Lai Chi Kok

Woolworths Global Sourcing is going through exciting growth! The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual with a passion for sourcing homewares. 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with our Buying Teams in Australia and New Zealand to understand their requirements
  • Source appropriate factories that meet our standards and negotiate prices and delivery to specifications
  • Communicate with buyers and factories on technical details as required
  • Closely monitor products production status and work with QA Team to ensure all products both regulatory and Woolworths product specifications
  • Source and develop new and innovative products
  • Lead and develop a team

Requirements:

  • At least 7+ years experience as Home Sourcing Manager preferably in Australian Market but    Europe & America market will also be considered
  • Strong factory base and knowledge of manufacturing
  • Ability to lead a large team
  • Ability to share your technical knowledge with both your team and buyers in Australia
  • A passion for product and for bringing new & innovative products to our stores
  • Experience in packaging design would also be highly regarded
  • Understand QA and testing requirements for toys
  • Good command of written & spoken English and Mandarin
  • Willing to travel throughout China
  • Able to work under pressure

Attractive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidate. Interested parties, please apply now!

Once you click on the link you will be re-directed to our Woolworths WOWCareers website where you will need to register and complete a profile - but don't worry, you only have to do this once. Then you're free to apply for any role that we are advertising. We'll even send you alerts when we have new vacancies that you might be interested in! This is an opportunity for us to keep in contact with you every step of the recruitment process so please take the time to set up your profile and apply for the role.

Woolworths Group is Australia’s largest retail group. Woolworths has over seven retail chains across Australia and New Zealand and they employee over 1.5 percent of Australia’s entire workforce! 

We now have sourcing offices in Hong Kong, Bangladesh and Bangkok . Of our many retail chains, we source and develop products for Big W (Department Store) and Woolworths (Supermarket). 

Take a look at our Australian retailers individual websites to see some of the incredible products we work with! 
www.bigw.com.au 
www.woolworths.com.au 

We are responsible for the sourcing, development and quality of a huge range of products. These include toys, hardware, apparel, electronics, footwear, health & beauty, food & grocery and a large range of other every day and general merchandise items! 

We are growing at a rapid rate! With the full support of Woolworths Limited, our sourcing teams are developing new and innovative products every day and that means - we are hiring lots of new talent! With a huge range of exciting products and an abundance of opportunities for career advancement, we are sure you will want to become a part of our success! 

For more information, please visit our website: www.woolworthslimited.com.au

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
LanguageEnglish, Mandarin (Putonghua)
WoolworthsWholesale

D2 Place, 9 Cheung Yee Street, Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon, Hong Kong

directions_walk3 mins walk from Lai Chi Kok Station