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Position Overview

  • Support US Design team in full development, sample process, provide new market sources and pricing strategies
  • Participate in the team on achieving departmental target and company goals with corporate timeline

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Product Development

  • Gather all design concept and Tech Pack from RL Asia Sourcing team; communicate design concept to production team, factories and suppliers
  • Responsible for sample development, garment testing coordination and work closely with identified vendors
  • Keep track of development work flow and to ensure product quality and execution meet our standards
  • Support product technique development and work out alternatives with factories for cost effective solutions
  • Conduct costing analysis per fabrication, styling, garment construction. Negotiate with vendors for best competitive quotations and quality


  • Host pre-production meeting with QA team and factories to align the expectation based on approved Tech Pack and standard
  • Monitor WIP order tracking activities to ensure on-time deliveries with correct quality and quantity
  • Manage and communicate the style changes that impact on cost, delivery and product integrity to all relevant parties
  • Oversee the production elements to meet the standard and approval
  • Troubleshoot production problems, prevent /resolve issues that will impact on product quality, cost and delivery
  • Collaborate with QA team with PO & delivery details and monitor production and inspection process

Vendor Management

  • Coordinate with factories to identify possible solutions relating to sample and stock liability

Risk Assessment

  • Conduct risk assessment and provide suggestions for Management’s review and discussion

Experience, Skills & Knowledge

  • Relevant merchandising experience in leather & accessories, preferably with US buying office or large trading business.
  • Profound product knowledge in high end brands products with good fashion sense.
  • High adaptability and flexibility to changing business environments, ability to work independently.
  • Detail-oriented and able to handle very structured process.
  • Good PC skill, specially Excel, familiar with multiple systems, charts and reports.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication skills and problem-solving skills.
  • Fluent in both spoken and written English

Merchandiser (Leather & Accessories)

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    Ralph Lauren
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