Merchandise Manager

  • Job Reference: JB4022
  • Date Posted: 11 August 2017
  • Location: Bangladesh
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Merchandising
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Julie Brogan
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0115 948 7979

Job Description

Our client is a fast paced and demanding sourcing office with global operations.  They now have an exciting opportunity for a Merchandising Manager to join their Bangladesh Office based in Dhaka.  

Merchandise Manager - The Role:

  • Monitor Development and Production Merchandiser teams
  • Review detailed cost sheets with Asst. Merchandise Managers, Product Managers to meet target prices, to secure business
  • Review business levels, compare against the previous season and work to grow business 
  • Understand the needs of the customer and work with the supplier to service and meet the needs
  • Visit factories and carry out progress, resolve exceptions , share KPI’s and support them to improve standards.
  • Arrange supplier training and development.

Merchandise Manager - The Candidate:

  • Proven experience in mentoring a cross-functional team 
  • Previous experience in manufacturing & sourcing in the Asia region
  • Experience of working in a fast paced, matrix and multi-cultural environment
  • Bachelor Degree in Textile Technology and/or a minimum of 10 years work experience in a similar capacity.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills with the perception to understand UK Buyer 
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office and Microsoft Outlook)

Merchandise Manager - The Package:

- Competitive salary + benefits including accommodation, transport and regular trips to the UK. 

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.