Want to work for a company devoted to classic Southern style while also boasting a large online presence? If so, Belk could be the perfect fit for you. We currently have an opening for a Sourcing Manager along with numerous other jobs focused on fashion merchandising. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Belk has set the standard for Modern. Southern. Style for over 125 years, and features an excellent employee benefits package and inclusive, fast-paced work environment. We are located only minutes from Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, and offer our employees modern workplace amenities like scenic wooded nature trails steps from our building, outdoor dining spaces, onsite dry-cleaning, and a recently completed and outfitted gym. All of these perks and more make Belk the perfect place to take your career to new heights.
As a Sourcing Manager, you will be working at our corporate headquarters in Charlotte. You will be working with a dynamic team in order to produce quality, stylish garments for our Private Label Brands that align with our customers’ styles. You will be responsible for overseeing the production of specific brands from the formation of a concept through its fruition as a finished product. You will manage the brand and your team effectively and efficiently while ensuring that merchandise meets Belk’s high-quality and safety standards. You will work in partnership with our Brand Manager to ensure that our products promote our Southern attitude using a distinct, fashionable approach.
The prime candidate will be able to communicate effectively and personably with his/her team, other branches within the Belk structure, and vendors and agents overseas in order to be successful as a Sourcing Manager. A strong understanding of cost analysis and competitive market pricing will be necessary, as will be the ability to determine the vendor matrix. You will be responsible for following up with agents and vendors to meet quality standards and deadlines, and will also work collaboratively within a cross-functional team. You must be able to compute and analyze data, and will be responsible for the integrity of said data that is entered into the PLM. Along with the above, you will also need to have a strong working knowledge of product manufacturing techniques and costing in relation to each individual product line. You will be organized and have excellent communication skills, and will also be willing to travel both within the United States and abroad when required.
If you are not currently living in Charlotte and plan to relocate for this career opportunity, then know that you will be moving to a bustling city that is expanding at a rapid pace. Uptown Charlotte is home to theatres, musical events, art galleries, sports arenas, museums, and much more. Looking to explore the suburbs? Take the family out for a movie in Ballantyne, go jogging through Matthews, or purchase some locally roasted coffee beans before browsing trendy boutiques in Dilworth. These areas are wonderful for family living and a laid back lifestyle.
Does the Sourcing Manager position at Belk appeal to your style? If so, check out the open positions listed under the “Apply Now” icon to submit your application, or email your resume to our recruiters at FashionJobs@Belk.com. Are you wanting to see what other job offerings Belk currently has available? Check out the list below to see if you can find your perfect fit.