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Associate Sourcing Specialist - 81 Eighty (Frisco · TX)

81 Eighty jobs
Sports Jobs in Frisco · TX
Retail/Licensing: Retail Marketing
The Sourcing Specialist will curate, and source product offerings based off custom requests. This position will develop relationships with domestic vendors and partners to provide the best possible options for clients. They will ensure specific margin goals are achieved through strategic sourcing from proven vendor partners.
  • Comprehensive understanding of domestic PPAI/ASI vendors and factory-direct sourcing opportunities with ability to decide best sourcing strategy for specific projects or programs. 
  • Initiate and maintain vendor relationships in support of programs to obtain competitive pricing and terms, MOQs, inventory position, and turn-times.
  • Constantly seek out new, trendy, or innovative products by attending trade shows, markets and frequently meet with vendor on new and innovative products.
  • Work in tandem with Account Manager and Production Coordinator to ensure timely delivery and customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure margin standards are being achieved for all programs through negotiated pricing terms and strategic sourcing through over-seas vendors when applicable. 
  • Create presentation deck for client including vendor images, pricing, and logo placements.
  • Submit and follow through with art requests or other cross-departmental product creation resources such as apparel and graphic design or wholesale sourcing department. 
  • 2+ years of experience with ASI and overseas sourcing
  • Skilled in Microsoft Excel and other data analysis programs
  • Understanding of and ability to negotiate pricing based on itemized cost sheets
  • Positive team player with a can-do attitude 
  • Self-starter with strong problem-solving skills
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Clear and effective written and verbal communicator
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks simultaneously

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