PURCHASING & SOURCING MANAGER
KOKKO made enterprise Inc.
Vancouver, BC

BRIEF COMPANY DESCRIPTION:

KOKKO made enterprise Inc. is a retail company that focus on luxury and fashion brand goods. It has two retail stores includes KOKKO in Richmond and Leisure Center in Yaletown Vancouver. Leisure Center is new-style store offering a modern-day definition of leisure time, specifically focusing on fashion, arts, music, books, homeware, cosmetics, food and drink in a stylish space. KOKKO is a fashion store that carries various of luxury and fashion brand products. We are stylish to the highest standers through innovation and fashionable shopping style and superior shopping experience, and a relentless commitment to client satisfaction by providing quality and top fashion products. A primary reason for such success is the ability for the company to source the right products and build strong long-term business relationships. The company is searching for someone to fulfill this position as a Purchasing and Sourcing Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for all sourcing and purchasing activities and contracts.

RESPONSIBILITES, DUTIES, AND TASKS:

  • Manage, direct, and oversee the sourcing and purchasing of retail products
  • Research, source, and locate high-end/luxury/fashion/designers’ products and establish and manage purchasing channels
  • Negotiate and sign purchasing contracts and/or dealer agreements
  • Build and develop strong long-term working relationships with suppliers, shipping companies, and customs clearance companies
  • Establish, evaluate and monitor supply plan and manage the implementation and efficiencies
  • Maintain budget and expenditure controls
  • Occasional travel is required to meet suppliers, observe workmanship, sign deals, and maintain relationships

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a purchasing or sales management role of similar products
  • University degree in Business, Economics or in related area
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, and negotiation skills
  • Good communication skills in oral English and wirtten English is mandatary; chinese language skills is an assest
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in obtaining and dealing with various fashion and luxury brands (mostly from Europe) in this industry
  • Excellent product knowledge is valuable
  • Good independent decision-making skills is an asset

Please send your CV/Resume and include “Purchasing and Sourcing Manager” in your subject line.

We thank all applicants who are interested in this position but please be advised that only selected candidates will be contacted and/or interviewed. Thank you for understanding

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • purchasing or sales management role of similar products: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)

Language:

  • Chinese (Preferred)
  • English (Required)