You will be responsible for the day to day requisition of materials. This position requires planning, researching and purchasing of inventory in a cost-effective manner. You will also be analysing and approving the best products or services after reviewing them and negotiating deals while maintaining best quality, as well as maintaining strong relationships with suppliers.
We need Product Sourcing Agent/ Buyer matching the below criteria:
- Proficient in English & Mandarin.
- Have prior experience in product sourcing/ purchasing
- Be able to handle quotes and PO
- Negotiate Sourced Product Costs, Minimum Order Quantity, Lead Times and Delivery Schedules with US/Chinese suppliers.
- Should possess excellent problem-solving skills & communication skills
- Self-motivated with strong sense of urgency
- Individual must be proficient in Excel and comfortable working with a team.
and answer the following screening questions in your cover letter. While sending a mail, your subject line should be: Application for USA Buyer, Attn to Sarah
1. Have you done sourcing jobs from the past, particularly looking for a supplier of a particular item? If yes, please elaborate.
2. Do you have some knowledge in RFQ/PO?
3. Do you have experience/knowledge of US Market? If yes, please elaborate
Needs to hire 3 Freelancers
Starting Date: ASAP
6 freelancers are bidding on average $6/hour for this job
While I do have decade of experience of sourcing the products from China, I do understand the US market (I did have my MBA degree in US). Currently I am living in China.