Job details

Sourcing Manager

Job reference: 002941

Closing date: 15/10/2019

Salary: £50,000 per annum

Department: Sourcing

Hours per week: 36.2 hours per week

N Brown Group is best known for our three power brands; Simply Be, Jacamo and JD Williams.  We are a rapidly changing digital first retailer serving an international customer base.  Our vision is to be the universally loved experts in ‘fashion that fits’ by offering ranges which are both size and age inclusive, helping our customers to look and feel amazing.  As we continue to invest in becoming a leading digital retailer there’s never been a better time to join us.

What you’ll be responsible for:

To support and implement a global sourcing strategy delivering best in class suppliers enabling the buying and merchandising teams to improve their KPI’s. This must be done whilst maintaining the high standards of CSR requirements therefore not risking the N-Brown reputation.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Travel globally to all sourcing locations. 
  • Understand current global markets and any new opportunities.
  • Work with the product team to deliver Own Brand product team strategies - £180m.
  • Continuously review supply chain to ensure that key suppliers are performing, working alongside the planning capacity team..
  • Support the Development of  a supplier scorecard to ensure that consistent supplier updates are delivered to the business and supply chain, building a monthly report.
  • Manage a supplier recognition scheme – top supplier by territory
  • Support the Bangladesh office to ensure cost effective, on time and service levels are clearer communicated
  • Support the Head of Sourcing to the Sourcing strategy.


In return for your hard-work and commitment, you’ll receive fantastic training as well exciting development opportunities and a competitive salary and benefits package.

Our people are energetic, enthusiastic and proud to work for a company that is committed to making the customer look and feel amazing.  If you are able to demonstrate these qualities and have the desired experience, why not apply today and be part of our fashion future.

Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with N Brown Group.




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