Work proactively with Merchants, Fabric Managers and test labs to understand fabric performance concerns. Develop and implement practical production solutions with mills prior to fabric commitment.
Oversee quality set up control of fabric, resolve production problem related to fabric characteristics, performance and lead-time. Identify creative alternatives and solutions and work with mills implement.
Identify potential fabric quality and production issues upfront and resolve prior to production. Work closely with the Fabric Manager to develop the mill matrix and to ensure the right mills are used for the appropriate fabrics.
Support Fabric Manager to evaluate and certify mills for capabilities, capacity and quality.
Develop and execute corrective action plans with major mills to upgrade their performance.
Train and develop fabric suppliers; investigate into new techniques and technology to achieve customer’s
Share technical knowledge across teams and customers and proactively look for understanding on different products performance
College / degree holder from Textile & fashion management preferred.
8 years+ practical experience of fabric, print, yarn dye and color development, including production.
Strong knowledge of the latest materials and techniques as well as fabric standards and testing specifications.
Good communication and networking skill, open to innovative idea and business oriented commercialize the idea to bulk.
Extremely pro-active in seeking solutions to all technical issues to provide solutions.
Basic knowledge on time and action plan of raw material.
Fluent verbal and written English. Fluent in Mandarin will be an advantage.