Senior Material Merchandiser- Apparel My client is an international fashion retailer with activewear / functional wear business, they are looking for a Senior Material Merchandiser (fabric & trims) Responsibilities :
Make sure the material quality which meet the company requirement from PD to bulk production* Support Products / Materials Risk Assessment Process during development, make sure any defects are identified before production* Handle material costing and price negotiation* Ensure the product safety requirements, provide safety guidance to PD team and suppliers.
Coordinate pre-shipment fabric inspection activities with regional fabric inspectors, including fabric inspection, inspection report preparation, test report review* Provide technical support to Production team, problem solving on fabric quality claim issue* Prepare Vendor Quality Performance Report & Analysis* Work closely with the suppliers to drive for quality improvement and correction actions Requirements :
8 years' experience or above in material planning / merchandising / quality analysis and garment manufacturing is preferable* Solid technical knowledge in knit and woven fabric construction, QA / QC and testing procedures, good understanding of GB standards will be an advantage* Strong analytical and problem solving skills* Detail-
minded and initiative with good communication skills* Proficient in both written and spoken English and Chinese (including Mandarin)* Immediate available is highly preferred* 20-
30% travel around Asia as requested