The Children's Place Stores, Inc. -


    Posted Date 1 week ago(3/14/2018 11:00 AM)
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    New Jersey
  • Overview

    The Manager, Sourcing will be responsible for collaborating with the company’s partners to produce brand-appropriate, high quality merchandise at competitive prices.  This position will help implement a global sourcing strategy that meets or exceeds financial and business objectives.


    • Implement the global sourcing strategy that meets or exceeds financial and business objectives while adhering to calendar deadlines
    • Maintain relationships with vendors
    • Collaborate with Global Sourcing Team on costing strategy and cost negotiations to meet financial targets
    • Manage and develop vendor and factor base for capacity management and category planning
    • Maintain vendor partnerships that support the allocation process in an effort to minimize costs and maximize efficiencies
    • Participate in product approval process ensuring on-time delivery and quality product
    • Manage and resolve vendor claims and chargebacks
    • Oversee and develop high performing teams
    • Identify opportunities to improve the efficiency of sourcing processes


    Education and Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field
    • 5+ years of experience in global sourcing
    • Retail industry experience preferred


    Skills and Behaviors:

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong negotiation skills  
    • Must be detail oriented and organized
    • Ability to build cross-functional relationships
    • Ability to interact and influence with all levels within the organization
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with a strong sense of urgency
    • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office


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