Sourcing Manager Vietnam

Benefits

  • Laptop
  • Insurance
  • Incentive bonus
  • Training Scheme
  • Salary review
  • Business Expense
  • Annual Leave

Job Description

OVERALL MISSION

• To purchase goods following established purchasing policies and procedures to optimize price and total cost, without jeopardizing sustainability (CSR) and quality

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

• Contribute to developing and managing local execution of the Clas Ohlson’s central IPO strategy

• Lead sourcing activities with accountability for cost reduction, overall quality and delivery performance of the local factory base

• Develop and implement local sourcing strategies that are aligned with Clas Ohlson’s central strategies, business operations and financial targets

• Motivate, lead and develop the future local team

• Recruit, train, develop and manage excellent sourcing talents to Clas Ohlson

• Ensure supplier compliance with Clas Ohlson’s CSR, sustainability and quality requirements

• Identify new sourcing opportunities to ensure delivery of business targets

• Communicate with product range teams in Sweden, aligning sourcing projects and execute on those projects

• Specialized on the South East Asian “Production for Retail” sourcing market

• Track and report local KPI actuals vs. central targets

Additional information

Desired date of commencement is in March 2021. In this recruitment Clas Ohlson is cooperating with Business Sweden (thus only applications received via Business Sweden will be considered).

Your application

If you meet the qualifications and believe that you can contribute, please follow the link below and fill in the online application form together with your CV and references: forms.gle/pje2jDdxzqz8wCiw9

Job Requirement

Qualifications

•            Bachelor degree within purchasing, sourcing, supply chain, quality or production management

•            Minimum of 7 years work experience with management of international sourcing for the retail industry, preferably with big retailers/ purchasing organisations

•            Experience from working with Swedish and/or Scandinavian companies is a plus

•            Excellent local understanding of business culture and production landscape in South East Asia as well as Vietnam

•            Broad knowledge of international trade, including deep understanding of retail supply chain and operations

•            Understanding and experience of a production environment (a plus is experience of Six Sigma, 5S and similar)

•            Understanding of three dimensions of sourcing (i.e. not only about cost)

•            Excellent MS Office skills (Power Point, Word and Excel)

•            Microsoft AX (preferably)

•            Fluent in English communication, both written and spoken

Skills

•            Excellent communication skills

•            High analytical skills

•            Ability to successfully act in a cross-cultural environment

•            A natural leader, able to motivate, manage, inspire and promote excellence

•            Ability to magnify performance and lead employees in a prosperous direction

•            Ability to transform business objectives and visions to daily work and actions  

•            Highly proactive

•            Ability to establish successful relations

•            Strong planning and project management skills

•            Excellent presentation, communication and interpersonal skills

•            A doer – “Roll up the sleeves and do the work” and hard worker aiming for the career opportunities

Strong ethical standards

More Information

  • Degree: Bachelor
  • Job type : Permanent
  • Age: Unlimited
Location

Employment Information

Company Overview

Clas Ohlson

Daeha Centre, 15th floor, 360 Kim Ma, Hanoi, Vietnam

Phòng Nhân Sự

Clas Ohlson is a Swedish retail company established by Clas Ohlson in 1918. Their mission is to help and inspire people to improve their everyday life by offering smart, simple, practical solutions at attractive prices. Today Clas Ohlson is one of the strongest retail brands in the Nordics with 232 stores in 4 countries as well as online sales in 5 countries. Clas Ohlson has a turnover of over... View more

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