We are a comprehensive brand services and supply chain management company based in Hong Kong and has offices in USA and Shenzhen. We are now looking for a seasoned professional to fill the following position:

We are a comprehensive brand services and supply chain management company based in Hong Kong and has offices in USA and Shenzhen. We are now looking for a seasoned professional to fill the following position: 

Fabric Manager / Senior Fabric Specialist (Knit)

Job level Senior
Education Not applicable
Location
Kowloon Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Dental plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Manufacturing - Garment
Job function Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 05/11/2019

Responsibilities:

  • To source or develop the right fabric according to timelines, target prices, sourcing policy, quality standards and customer directions;
  • To set specification and qualifying fabrics to execute the appropriate design interpretation, as well as the technical performance characteristics to meet end use requirements;
  • Mainly develop and sourcing on fabric material of knit material
  • To initiate and monitor all fabric developments and be responsible for initial fabric price negotiations with suppliers during development stage;
  • To provide latest information on fabric trends/technic to merchandising units, sales office and customers by gathering innovative input from relevant fairs, supplier meetings, apparel fabric or material show;
  • To work with mills to achieve desired qualities, research seasonal direction, fabric innovation and explore new technology;
  • To set up and maintain the fabric library and work on continuously improving the setup and updating to ensure brand and trend relevance.
  • To partner with QA to monitor bulk fabric quality.

Requirements:

  • Degree holder majoring in textile preferable;
  • 10 years' development experience in textile field, specially within functional and performance knit fabric. Excellent knowledge on fabric testing. Very familiar with engineering functional and performance feature.
  • Solid experience in functional and performance fabric are MUST
  • Solid sourcing experience on performance fabric in Taiwan is advantage.
  • Good command of spoken and written English, Cantonese and Mandarin;
  • Good presentation and communication skill
  • Strong technical background on fabric; good knowledge on fabric dyeing, printing, chemicals, construction and pricing;
  • Capability of working with multiple projects and cross functional teams; able to work creatively for the best fabric presentation;
  • Independent, well-organized, presentable;
  • Willing to travel occasionally.
  • Less experiences will be considered as Senior Fabric Specialist.

We offer 5-day work plus attractive remuneration and fringe benefits to the right candidate. Interested parties please send you resume with expected salary and availability by clicking “”.

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