Product Sourcing Jobs

Product sourcing is the process of researching and obtaining goods and services that can be used or resold. In essence, it involves finding, negotiating, and purchasing items or services from a supplier. A Product Sourcing Expert is typically responsible for finding, negotiating and purchasing materials from vendors in order to deliver the goods or services to their clients.

Product sourcing experts do a lot of research in order to find suppliers that can meet the client's expectations and requirements for quality, price, and delivery dates. They are also tasked with finding opportunities to increase product profits as well as making sure products are sourced sustainably and ethically. Furthermore, they need to assess vendors and make sure they meet all needed criteria while managing relationships with multiple vendors.

Product sourcing experts are also expected to create market intelligence reports by researching trends in online and offline channels which helps the client get the most out of their purchasing decisions while having a better understanding of their industry rivals. Additionally, they need to collect and analyze data that helps with price extrapolations as well as understanding customer behavior.

Here's some projects our Product Sourcing Experts made real:

  • Researching products from different ecommerce websites such as Amazon and Walmart
  • Locating and contacting manufacturers in various countries for innovative products
  • Finding genuine buyers for specific items such as Shea Butter
  • Collecting contact information from oil refineries
  • Pricing analysis and field research in various locations
  • Creating marketplace intelligence reports by analyzing trends on different channels

Product sourcing is an important part of successful businesses as it requires expertise, research skills and knowledge about market dynamics which can provide the business with insights that help determine cost-effective sourcing solutions that add value to their products or services. If you're looking for an experienced product sourcing expert to help your business reach its goals visit where our experts are waiting to help you make your dreams come true.

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    I'm a farmer looking to sell a substantial amount of padi. My current stock exceeds 500kg. I'm open to any interested buyers, but I'd prefer communication over the phone. Ideally, buyers would arrange to pick up the padi themselves. Key points: - Selling more than 500kg of padi - Preferred communication method: phone call - Buyers to arrange self-pickup This project requires a freelancer with experience in sales and excellent communication skills. It would be beneficial if the freelancer has a background in agriculture or similar industries.

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    Asia Sourcing: Awards and Medals Products Background: We are a product selection platform based in the United States, actively expanding our supply chain in Asia. We are looking to recruit professional sourcing agents or specialists to help us with our upcoming tasks. Survey Task: As part of our initial plan, our current goal is to conduct product research and perform an initial screening of suppliers. We need your help to: Product Research: Start with custom badges and medals, with plans to expand to more product lines in the future. Supplier Screening: Identify 5 suitable suppliers and provide the following information: Basic supplier information Product catalog Contact details and a brief introduction Based on the feedback from these tasks, we will further determine the subsequent f...

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    I'm seeking a freelancer to help source and manufacture a unique custom soap product in China. The project is currently in its prototype phase, and I have specific design requirements for the product. Key Requirements: - The soap product requires customization in both its shape and size. - Color customization is essential as well, ensuring the soap aligns with the branding requirements. - Ingredients should be sourced from countries other than China to maintain the uniqueness of the product. Your application should focus on your past work within the soap manufacturing industry. It's imperative to showcase how your previous projects align with the complex requirements of this assignment.

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    My project entails focusing on a diverse range of products including jewelry, clothing, electronics, pets, home goods, baby products, every day accessories, high end brands, cosmetics and fragrances, general items, and vape products I am looking for an experienced professional to assist with finding reliable suppliers with fast shipping all over the world for these various categories. Key project requirements include: - Extensive dropshipping knowledge and experience, particularly in the Shopify platform - Proven track record of identifying and partnering with reputable suppliers across a wide range of product categories - Understanding of the target demographics, especially Millennials, Parents, and Fashion enthusiasts, and ability to source products that cater to their preferences Yo...

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    We need exactly this bottle, printed with another picture. Find a company which offers EXACTLY this botthe, custom-printed. We want to order this bottle with our own logo / pictures. You can find this e.g. at aliexpress, alibaba, madeinchina, globalsources, ec21, dhgate etc., but it can also be any other page. Send me the link of the page. If you don't want to disclosure the link to everybody, you can also make a dummy entry. Then, I'll contact you via a private message and you can send me the link there.

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    Hello, I specialize in sourcing high-quality materials for manufacturing, particularly in the Electronics & Mechanical Industry. With my expertise in product sourcing, manufacturing, and supplier sourcing, I can assist you in finding the best quality Electronics Component manufacturer for your Electronics company. From identifying potential suppliers to negotiating the best prices, I will guide you through the entire process from start to finish. I understand the importance of quality and cost-effectiveness in manufacturing, and I am dedicated to helping you find the perfect match for your specific requirements. Your satisfaction is my priority, and I am committed to delivering results that exceed your expectations. I invite you to initiate a chat to discuss your project further and...

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    I'm looking for a local Freelancer who can assist me in purchasing electronic items from India. Key requirements include: - Sourcing the items - Direct purchasing - Arrange shipping - Communication with me for the whole project - Direct Purchasing: Once we've identified potential manufacturers, I'll need you to facilitate the purchasing process. This includes negotiating prices, ensuring quality control, arranging for shipping, and handling all necessary paperwork. If you are a local Freelancer from India and you are interested in this project, please contact me:)

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    Bonjour, je recherche un consultant en dropshipping expérimenté pour m'aider à selectionner les meilleurs produits à inclure dans mon catalogue. Le consultant sera chargé de rechercher et d'identifier des produits populaires et compétitifs sur le marché, d'évaluer la qualité des fournisseurs et de recommander les meilleurs choix. Responsabilités: Rechercher des produits à fort potentiel de vente Identifier des fournisseurs fiables via des plateformes comme aliexpress, Oberlo, etc.. Evaluer la qualité des produits et négocier les conditions d'appro

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