TJX 10054- Sourcing Specialist in Massachusetts
Sourcing Specialist (Contract Position)
Local candidates only, please
Monday-Friday, 9 am - 5 pm
Effectively sources private label apparel programs for Adults fashion within TJX Product Development area by building relationships with the Agents, Vendors and Buyers.
Negotiates prices and determines appropriate order placement based on factory capabilities, quality and delivery.
Develops and continuously evaluates the appropriate agent/vendor/factory structure for private label apparel.
Ensures factories are capable of producing quality garments and can meet our requirements.
Performs special projects as assigned.
- This is NOT a production position, purely sourcing.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience.
Extensive spread sheet proficiency including Pivot Tables is critical
Knowledge of apparel manufacturing, including fabric, color, yarn, garment construction, fit and specifications.
Strong ability to break down the actual cost of a garment.
Strong negotiation skills.
PC skills which include Microsoft Office.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to work well in a team environment.
Established relationship building skills with Buyers, agents and factories.
Detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks.
Strong organizational and follow through skills.
Thorough understanding of fashion apparel retail merchandising.
Strong math skills.
Proven multi-tasking and problem solving skills is a MUST! This is a very busy area.