Do you have your eyes set on the opportunity to join our team as the Sourcing Director, or do you plan to apply for any of our other similar positions? Either way, Belk is a fantastic place to take your retail and merchandising career to the next level. We are searching for leaders with experience in product development and the retail industry as we expand our Private Labels Brands portion of our company. Belk has been a leader in Modern. Southern. Style. for upwards of 125 years, and promotes not only style, but attitude. We strive to create an inclusive workplace with generous financial benefits, complete with a contemporary campus that offers an onsite nature trails, dining, coffee, dry-cleaning services, and a recently-completed 5,000 square foot gym in order to promote our employees’ overall health and well-being.
As a Sourcing Director at our corporate headquarters in Charlotte, you will be leading a fast-paced and innovative brand teams who focus ensuring that each unique brand’s aesthetic is maintained to match customers’ styles. You will be responsible for end to end production of numerous Private Label Brands, as well as managing and partnering with the Brand Team to make sure that our merchandise meets and surpasses quality, margin, and delivery targets. You will also be expected to review and approve all style placements while also achieving competitive pricing amongst competitors. As a Sourcing Director, it will be critical that you exercise strong leadership skills to help each team meet objectives and understand the vision and strategy for each particular brand.
In order to be a successful Sourcing Director, you will need extensive knowledge of product manufacturing techniques, fabrication, and costing components that pertain to the development of each unique product line. Other essential elements of our Sourcing Director role include exceptional organizational and negotiation skills since you will be collaborating with cross-functional partners, and the need to reach consensus on projects will be of upmost importance. The right candidate for our Sourcing Director position will not only excel in both oral and written communication, but will also be a detail-oriented and self-motivated. Flexibility will be an asset to you, as well as the ability and willingness to travel both internationally and domestically as required.
At the heart of our Southern style and attitude is the up-and-coming city of Charlotte, North Carolina. This city is a hub for business executives who are looking to grow their careers and personal lives. It is one of fastest growing cities in the United States, and offers a multitude of cultural experiences. Areas like Dilworth are renowned for their enticing eateries and chic boutiques. Dilworth, Ballantyne, and other family-oriented areas near the city are also ideal for those who value an active lifestyle and community-minded events. Although the distance from uptown Charlotte provides a retreat from the city, it is still easily accessible for sporting events and nights on the town. Catch a game at Time Warner Cable Arena, grab a brew with your friends, and arrive back in the suburbs ten minutes later—who could ask for more?
If you are convinced that Belk’s Sourcing Director position will be a good fit for your work style, please click the open positions listings under the “Apply Now” icon, or email your resume to our recruiters at FashionJobs@Belk.com. Want to see more job openings before you submit your application for the Sourcing Director position? Consider scanning through our list of available positions below!