An expanding buying office is looking for high caliber candidate to fill up the following position :

An expanding buying office is looking for high caliber candidate to fill up the following position :

Fabric Development Manager

Job level Entry
Work exp 10 Years To 12 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Not Specified
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Dental plan, Insurance plan, Medical plan, MPF, Performance bonus
Industry Trading / Merchandising / Wholesale
Job function Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Garment / Apparel
Merchandising / Purchasing > Purchasing / Procurement / Sourcing
Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 27/12/2019
Salary (HKD) $35,000 - $40,000 / month
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Role Responsibilities :

  • Responsible for new fabric development, fabric trend presentation, key seasonal trend overview for all fabric types for garment
  • Design & develop ‘own fabric’ range collections to be presented quarterly to the business
  • Create range presentation calendar and work to set deadlines
  • Key Fabric contact person responsible to co-ordinate seasonal fabric ‘wish list’ with head office teams
  • Attend Trade shows, conduct mill and shop visits to research the new product trends and technology
  • Increase NS sales by developing commercial trend fabrics
  • Work closely with fabric technical team to comply with NEXT requirements


Job Requirements :

  • Degree holder in related disciplines
  • Possess comprehensive fabric knowledge including all Woven & Cotton knit
  • Understand fabric capabilities by country
  • Sound market awareness about sourcing price, minimum order quantity, lead time etc.
  • Strong awareness of UK testing requirements and standards
  • Be able to identify NEXT customers’ wish list and taste level
  • Good fashion sense and commerciality
  • Good team player, great communication and organization skills
  • Willing to travel to head office, offshore countries and mills

 

 

Attractive salary package will be offered to the right candidates, interested parties please contact The Human Resources Manager by clicking  for application