• Coordinate for the design trip. E.g. Work with vendors on the newness, innovation and samples before the visitor trip. Post trip follow up with vendors. E.g. provide direction to merchandiser and vendors on the sample priority and costing ideas. • Drive Calendars/GNG/CGL for new styles • Participate the meeting with vendor for reviewing the details of the tech pack of meeting sample. • Communicate with counterpart or design on the tech pack clarification. • Work on costing details and price negotiation with vendors. • Work closely with vendors on costing engineering. • Fill in and review compliance questionnaires • Participate the risk assessment meeting. • Co-ordinate with cross functional teams including Fit approval and style duplications • Call out any hurdles on the meeting samples for the brand meetings • Update and tracking BOM
Yêu cầu công việc
University degree, with 5 to 8 years of experience in merchandising, development, manufacturing, or related field or combination of equivalent education and related experience. Advanced knowledge of textiles and apparel development. Advanced knowledge of apparel costing Advanced knowledge of garment construction methods and manufacturing, materials testing methods and appropriate interaction of lab results as they pertain to products. Strong knowledge of materials and functional aspects of garments. Proven ability to effectively negotiate with vendors and influence internal stakeholders Ability to fit garment and communicate to vendors on the changes required Ability to work under pressure and to meet strict timelines, manage multiple tasks simultaneously and work extended hours if necessary. Fluent in English (written and verbal communication).