Vendor Manager

This company is a Global Apparel Manufacturer and Retailer. Their doors have been open for 20+ years. They have divisions in the US, Canada, Europe and Australia. They have strong relationships with their clients and understand the value of leading through product, marketing and distribution strategies.

We are looking for a strong Vendor Manager with 5+ years of experience in an apparel global sourcing environment. Past experience working with a team overseas. Experience travelling to and within foreign countries when safe. Will work with six contracted quality inspectors in China. Ability to speak Mandarin is a plus. Will lead new sourcing opportunities that maintain quality while maximizing margin, reducing lead times and managing risk. Thorough understanding of finished goods sourcing from design through delivery. Swimwear, athletic apparel, uniform apparel or similar background is preferred. Strong negotiation skills, working knowledge of vendor portal tools, analytical skills as well as a strong business acumen is needed. Looking for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment. Proficient in Excel. The position is in the building full time. No remote option.

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

To apply for this job email your details to resumes@rushandcompany.com

Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry.

Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world.

All candidates must be able to provide work related references.

If you're a candidate and would like to submit your confidential resume, please use resumes@rushandcompany.com. We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our current job searches.