Sourcing Associate

Do you want to build you management skills and retail experience?  Look no further than our Sourcing Associate position here at Belk.  We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about promoting Southern style with an organizational eye.  This position will allow you the opportunity to advance your fashion retail career with a secure and stable company that has been operating for over 125 years.  Belk has stores in sixteen Southern states, and is utilizing its website and the major social media networks to boost sales and stay modern.  Along with an Employee Referral Program, generous benefits, and paid community service days, Belk employees have an onsite gym, coffee shop, and walking trails at their disposable throughout the workday.  We care about our employees both professionally and personally, and want to provide opportunities for overall well-being.

As the Sourcing Associate at our newly renovated campus in Charlotte, you will be part of a fast-paced, inclusive team that is dedicated to developing brands that showcase our customers’ own unique styles.  You will be responsible for overseeing the production process of Private Label Brands, and will help manage these brands in an effective manner.  You will also serve as a liaison between the Sourcing Manager and the Brand Manager to ensure that each brand is meeting quality and market goals.   This job is ideal for anyone who wants to learn more about the marketing and production sides of the fashion retail industry.

You will have to be a self-starter, develop and manage timelines with in-house teams and overseas vendors, and have a strong understanding of the vendor matrix in order to be successful as a Sourcing Associate at Belk.  You must be capable and willing to travel abroad to meet with vendors in order to align strategies, and will be expected to excel in both written and oral communication to promote collaboration amongst different Belk departments.  You will be sure that our mission of Modern. Southern. Style. is promoted by ensuring that all products meet quality and safety standards while working with the Color and Product Integrity team.  The ability to create and monitor purchase orders and other data relating to products is critical in your role as a Sourcing Associate as well.

Want to work and live in a bustling metropolitan area while taking on the fashion retail industry?  Look no further than Charlotte!  It is one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, and is known for its cultural scenes like Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in uptown.  Suburban areas like NoDa are renowned for their delectable dishes served in modern restaurants, and their hop-ping breweries.  Maybe your perfect weekend consists of sports instead of the food and theatre scenes, in which case you are only minutes away from watching a Carolina Panthers or Charlotte Hornets game.  The possibilities are truly endless in Charlotte.

Are you ready to apply for the Sourcing Associate position at Belk?  Join our ever-expanding team by checking out the open positions listed under the “Apply Now” button, or email your resume to our recruiters at!  Want to make sure that this job is the correct fit for your style?  Browse through Belk’s other similar job openings below if you are still curious!