Junior Production Merchandiser
This popular Wholesaler is recruiting a Chinese speaking Junior Production Merchandiser to join the dynamic team that support one of their clients: a fast-growing jewellery and swimwear brand.
Working closely with the Production Merchandisers, you will liaise daily with factories in the UK, China and the Far East as well as department stores and online clients ensuring a smooth and efficient production process.
This is an outstanding role for a confident communicator with an engaging personality and excellent organisational talents. You will have fluent Chinese, an interest in fashion / jewellery production and previous experience within a relevant environment.
To be successful in this position, it is important to have the following:
*Experience working with factories in China and the Far East
*Strong IT skills including excellent Word and Excel
*Excellent communication, both spoken and written
*Basic production technical knowledge
*Excellent organisation talents
*1-2 years' production experience, preferably within jewellery or resort wear
Key accountabilities role include:
*Manage multiple lines of product, ordering stock as required
*Maintain or develop critical path on all lines
*Following up production samples with factories and vendors
*Communicating with overseas offices to track development and production
*Negotiating and confirming final production costs
*Reviewing and following designers' technical pack instructions
*Co-ordinating with designers to ensure all production requirements are met
*Creating shipping documents
*Communicating with factories and vendors to ensure payment related documents, shipping documents etc are completed accurately and on time
*Entering orders onto the software package and liaising with Accounts Department
*Ensuring labels / tags are provided to factories
*Building strong relationships with customers to ensure an accurate delivery process