Head of Sourcing (Shanghai) - SDA/ Toys/ Electronics/ Bicycle

Job Title: Head of Sourcing (Shanghai) - SDA/ Toys/ Electronics/ Bicycle
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 8806_1552277885
Contact Name: Jerry Li
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2019 12:18

Job Description


Preferred Range(s) of Product Experience (but not limited to):

  • bicycle / ebike & parts and accessories
  • car / motorcycle & parts and accessories
  • boat parts and accessories
  • construction materials
  • home and interior
  • motorcycle & parts & accessories
  • sports and outdoors
  • electronics
  • electrical
  • general


  • Leading a sizeable sourcing team in Shanghi buying office
  • Responsible to all vital aspects of solution (price, quality and delivery) and if awarded, devise Project Plan (Product Launch, Quality management plan, Capacity plan, etc) to ensure successful launch and delivery
  • Coach and guide Sourcing team's work
  • Market-oriented prioritization of tasks according to the Product Management Group's launch schedule
  • Maintain comprehensive understanding of what kind of sources exist in the region, shortlist and select those that offer competitiveness that fits to our needs
  • Maintain sufficient knowledge over EN standard on products
  • Visit and conduct on site audit to evaluate supplier's proficiency on material, production, quality management
  • Ensure proper contracting with supplier on price, delivery, quality and Code of Conduct through agreements
  • Conduct Negotiation for competitive price offering / open book analysis
  • Monitor confirmation and delivery of orders and provide proactive response to any delay or potential delay situation
  • Work closely with Quality Department to ensure compliance of products accepted for delivery
  • Understand, stay updated with cost drivers and maintain competitiveness in purchase price/spending


  • College and/or University degree in Electronic or Mechanical Engineering / Manufacturing / Supply Chain or related disciplines with technical background
  • 10 years work experience as Sourcing/Purchasing or Supplier Development Manager with European/International buying team on retail's direct product procurement
  • Experience in Manufacturing/ Factory is highly perferred
  • Experience in working in direct sourcing for a retailer would be preferable
  • Basic knowledge of European safety standards, norms as well as legal safety norms required in Scandinavian markets
  • Understanding of production flow and quality management in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong communication skill, strategic sourcing capability and commercial acumen
  • Strong analytical and conceptual thinking
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese, including Mandarin
  • Frequent traveling is expected


Interested candidate please CLICK apply button to apply online or send your resume in MS word format to Hillman Ross Recruitiment Solution Professional

For more information please contact Jerry Li +852 2986 1958

please note that only shortlisted candidate will be notifies. All information will be treated in strict confiedence and solely used for recruitment purposes.