MERCHANDISER – WOVEN – BANGLADESH

Job Categories: Merchandising
Job Types: Full Time
Job Locations: Bangladesh
Otto International is seeking out an experienced Merchandiser to join our Bangladesh team. The person will co-ordinate the sourcing activity between customer and supplier and to monitor the order follow up, in order to achieve the corporate targets of on-time delivery performance, on-time sampling, claim ratio, lead-times and turnover to strive for operational excellence in performing role responsibilities.

 

How will you make a difference?

  • Responsible for the coordination of daily merchandising activities in product development, costing, and mass production follow up.
  • Research & analyze product trends by keeping up-to-date with the latest offerings from the market and coordinating with vendors to increase customer satisfaction and sales opportunities.
  • Source and select the suitable suppliers from the existing supplier list and from the market
  • Using knowledge of pricing, production time & action calendar, as well as technical knowledge, to handle and troubleshoot production problems with vendors and present alternatives/solutions to customer
  • Monitor order tracking to meet the quality and delivery date requirement in order to reach corporate KPI target
  • Actively visit suppliers and factories on a regular basis (weekly/monthly)
  • Perform every step of order and sample follow up by communicating with buyers and suppliers independently,
  • Required data up to date with timely manner.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management

Who are we looking for?

  • Area of experience: Woven
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience in woven merchandising for USA & European customers.
  • Graduated with a degree in a relevant field (i.e. Textile & Clothing) or diploma holder or above in Merchandising
  • Good background knowledge of Materials Sourcing & Development, Garment Construction and Sample Development
  • Good command of spoken and written English & proficient in MS Office 365 and Teams applications
  • Good analytical and creative problem-solving skills & strong negotiation skills
  • Team player, sales focused and able to work under pressure

Why work with us?

  • Collaborative, fun and challenging work environment
  • Open, transparent and diverse culture with locations worldwide
  • Double-pay, performance bonus, flexible working hours
  • Full health insurance coverage

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