Senior Fabric Technologist - Intimate Apparel

  • Job Reference: JB3695
  • Date Posted: 17 May 2017
  • Location: Vietnam
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Senior appointments, Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Julie Brogan
  • Email: info@uandirecruitment.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0115 948 7979

Job Description

Our client, a leading global supplier, is currently looking to appoint a Senior Fabric Technologist for their operation in Vietnam. 

Senior Fabric Technologist - The Role:

  • Work closely with sales teams and designers to source & develop fabric: based on the needs of customers and markets
  • Research & share the latest fabric trends, material & colours
  • Monitor on-time-delivery of suppliers and ensure the quality standard meets with customer requirements
  • Monitor suppliers costing and pricing
  • Work with various departments to resolve technical issues arising from sales, fitting, merchandising and production and provide fabric technical support to factories
  • Source new potential fabric suppliers
  • Set up fabric supplier assessment system & fabric supply chain strategy 

Senior Fabric Technologist - The Candidate:

  • Degree or diploma holder in textile clothing or related discipline
  • Minimum 10 years experience in textile / garment industry with at least 4 years at managerial level
  • Solid experience & technical know-how in woven fabric, especially denim
  • Strong in R&D, fabric sourcing and development
  • Sound knowledge in yarn, weaving & dyeing and with up-to-date fabric trends
  • Good communication & presentation skills
  • Good command of spoken and written English & able to communicate in Mandarin
  • Good network in textile industry and with strong sourcing connections

Senior Fabric Technologist - The Package:

  • Highly competitive package. 

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.