Reference Number 040142
Position Senior Material Development Specialist (Activewear)
Salary 28K
Job Requirements
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
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.
Contacts Edmond So - 26275200