Merchandiser (Activewear/ Technical Sportwear) – (Re-Advertisement)

Job Description

Title: Merchandiser (Activewear/ Technical Sportwear) – (Re-Advertisement)

Company Name: ZXY International

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Graduate in Textile Manufacturing / Apparel Merchandising from a well reputed institute

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 5 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ We are currently hiring for the position of Merchandiser (Activewear/ Technical Sportwear) at our HQ, in the heart of Dhaka. Join our family and build an inspired career you’re proud of.
∎ The Merchandiser holds the accountability for working closely with the team and independently managing respective accounts from product development and sampling stage till shipment ensuring seamless execution of daily tasks and timely dispatch in collaboration with cross-functional teams.

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Independently execute Activewear/Technical Sportswear product development, understand latest fashion trends, source new fabrics, and develop customer specific collections
∎ Ensure smooth communications with customers and suppliers on day-to-day merchandising activities and approvals
∎ Continuously update the fabrics, trims, print embroideries, washes and stitch library including technical data and price idea for easy reference
∎ Understand customer requirements and closely work with design team to manage the correct samples within time and quality
∎ Set priorities, develop a work schedule, and monitor progress towards goals, and track details, data, information, and activities
∎ Ensure production and samples follow up with factories and related procedures
∎ Communicate with buyers on day-to-day merchandising activities and approvals
∎ Prepare the QA files for on time handover for both buyer and ZXY QA
∎ Source trims, accessories, and fabrics (both overseas and local)
∎ Prepare costing sheets with all the necessary breakdowns from factories
∎ Arrange lab dip, trims, bulk fabric color, and quality testing for customer approval
∎ Work closely with the fabric mills and suppliers ahead of design packs to develop new fabrics and finishes to reduce lead time
∎ Follow-up TNA on regular basis to ensure on-time delivery with right quality and quantity
∎ Visit factories regularly to get market intelligence
∎ Coordinate and monitor quality of the product through quality personnel
∎ Place forwarder booking through logistics and monitor the shipment of the products
∎ Understand ethical behavior and business practices and ensure own behavior and the behavior of others is consistent with these standards and aligns with the values of the organization

Additional Requirements:
∎ At least 5 years’ merchandising experience in a reputed buying office or factory in Activewear/ Technical Sportswear category
∎ Prior experience in handling Polyester/Nylon fabrication for hiking and other sportswear technical products is a must.
∎ Must be knowledgeable of garments construction and costing, specifically Activewear/Sportwear fabric (Polyester/Nylon) properties, fabric printing, and surface applications (e.g., heat transfer, embroideries, screen-printing), Kidswear product safety and integrity
∎ Must have extensive experience of product development, sourcing of materials, costing, production tracking and execution of orders independently
∎ Technical Job Requirements:
∎ Profound knowledge of Activewear / Technical Sportswear garment engineering and production processes is required
∎ Have sound knowledge of fabrics and an excellent network of fabric, print, embroidery & trims suppliers
∎ Should have excellent understanding of technical / production process
∎ Should have a passion for product development, an eye for styles/details and fits.
∎ Should be able to handle MIS entries
∎ Must be capable to handle buyers independently in tremendous pressure with aggressive marketing attitude
∎ Must have skills in examining and establishing proper merchandising operations and procedures
∎ Good understanding of core business aspects
∎ Should have ideas about effective communication for raw materials booking and delivery
∎ Additional Job Requirements:
∎ Strong interpersonal skills, ability to interact and build relationships and work as a team
∎ Should be well-groomed, smart, and energetic
∎ Strong presentation and delivery skills
∎ Strong attention to detail and accuracy, aiming for perfection
∎ Excellent written and verbal communication both in Bangla and English
∎ IT proficiency - advance level skill is a MUST in MS Office package (Especially PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Outlook)
∎ Should be proactive and dynamic, ability to work hard efficiently
∎ Ability to multitask and remain organized, meet deadlines

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Attractive remuneration is being offered for the position
∎ Group life & Hospitalization insurance
∎ Contributory Provident Fund
∎ Pick and Drop facility
∎ Corporate mobile ceiling
∎ Subsidized lunch facility at corporate Canteen
∎ State of the art Passion Cafe
∎ World class work environment

Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 9 Jul 2022

Company Information:
∎ 15 Jun 2022
∎ ZXY International

Category: Garments/Textile

: Interested applicants are invited to submit the following information at [email protected];A cover letter including a 2-page (max) description of why you are an ideal candidate and what you would bring to the role.A current curriculum vitae.Names and contacts (telephone and e-mail addresses) of three professional referees who are familiar with your qualifications and work experience. Your nominated referees ideally should have persons from each of the following category: direct supervisor, head of HR and peer.If you are applying online, you are advised to bring the hard copy of the aforementioned Cover Letter with a current curriculum vitae mentioning referees as mentioned above, if you are invited for the interview.The screening will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Due to the high volume of applicants, we appreciate all interest, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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