VF Corporation Senior Manager, Asia Product Supply – TNF and REEF in Hong Kong
Provide input and assist the Director, Asia Product Supply- TNF and REEF, to develop the sourcing strategy for TNF and REEF
Work closely with and development meaningful relationships with the vendors and factories to adapt and communicate our strategies to deliver top quality product that meets VF’s and customers’ performance requirements, at the right price, on time, and shipped in full per the customers’ needs
Execute the sourcing strategies for TNF and REEF as to meet or exceed the KPI’s for OTP, Acceptance Rates, Quality, CSR, and other relevant needs and ensure timely and accurate presentation of the Quarterly Scorecards for Vendor and Factory performance to drive future allocation of production volumes
Fully engage with the TNF and REEF brands on delivery of key stage-gates for development, sampling, and delivery of new products as well as partner on lead-time reduction efforts within the supply chain side of the new product calendars
Create a higher sense of teamwork within the TNF and REEF sourcing teams leveraging the differences and diversity we have within to become a more consumer and customer centric organization
Develop and maintain successful relationships with all cross functional VFA departments heads (Operations, Costing, Quality, Development and Commercialization, METS) and support their efforts
Directly manage the China based production and Quality Assurance for TNF and REEF
Collaborate with the other Footwear brands, Apparel brands, ASO, and brand teams to drive One VF principles and deliver on the Corporate and Brand strategies
Be a driver for “Faster Together” initiatives within TNF and REEF sourcing organization
Develop robust succession and employee development plans and execute against them
University graduate in Business management or equivalent with a minimum of 10 years' experience of which at least 5 years' relevant experience. A minimum of 3 years' experience in supervising staff
Excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese (Mandarin)
Solid experience in project management with strong knowledge of Asian footwear vendors and suppliers to those companies is a plus
Able to coach and develop others, customer focus, Absolute dedication to Quality, Cost, and Deliver, Proactive mind set etc.
Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.
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