Senior Material Development Specialist (Activewear)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 6 Years
Education Diploma / Certificate
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry HR / Recruitment Services / Personnel Agency
Job function Manufacturing > Product Development / Product Management
Published On 29/05/2019
Salary (HKD) Min. $28,000 / month
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• Preferred with related educational background in textile industry (Diploma in Textile Chemistry, Textile or related experience).
• 6 years’ practical experience or above in material sourcing & color/print development is preferable
• Solid technical knowledge in knit/woven fabric, trim and testing procedures, good understanding of AATCC standards will be an advantage.
• Detail-minded and initiative with good communication skills
• 1-2 times travel to China

Responsibilities:
• Coordinate with designs and NY counterpart for material development seasonally.
• Work proactively and oversee material performance. Identify creative alternatives and solutions and work with mills implement.
• Gives timely technical support to teams on material quality, color and print when quality issues arise.
• Work closely with manager in costing, price negotiation and counter source.
• Work closely with manager to develop the mill matrix and to ensure the right mills are used for the appropriate materials.
• Develop and execute corrective action plans with major mills to upgrade their performance.
• Responsible for maintaining material library.
• Performs other duties as assigned by direct supervisor.

Contact:
Edmond So - 26275200