Manager Material Innovation Apparel (Woven & Knit Fabric)

Job level Middle
Education F.5 - F.7 or DSE
Location
Kowloon Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Medical plan
Industry Manufacturing - Garment
Job function Manufacturing > Others
Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Garment / Apparel
Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 12/01/2019

Responsibilities

  • Develop strong ties with industry suppliers to explore material and garment manufacturing methods to create new solutions.
  • Monitor, identify, evaluate, share and present emerging materials/fabrication trends methods at the fiber, garment construction and process levels to the team.
  • Visit tradeshows within the textile arena and beyond to build up a portfolio of new inspiration. Use your explorative mindset to support your network connections.
  • Develop new and innovative solutions for performance apparel concepts – through fibers, material, architecture, styling, wearables and further, using your technical experience.
  • Bring ideas and inspiring concepts to the table on a regular basis, based on your research and ability to absorb external trends and translate to our future consumer’s needs. 
  • Keep nurture high level, professional relationships with external suppliers and vendors; existing and be able to identify new partners.
  • Travel across the region to local suppliers and factories on a regular basis.
  • Any ad hoc tasks assigned.

Requirement

  • Form 5 or above
  • 5 – 7 years’ experience in apparel / textile industry
  • Good command of spoken and written English, Mandarin and Cantonese
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel
  • Creative with Entrepreneurial spirit and initiative
  • Strong overall business acumen
  • Strong knowledge of Apparel/textile industry, manufacturing processes and materials
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