FABRIC : Head of Fabric Purchasing and Production

Description: 

Responsible for leading the purchasing raw materials for Design, Product Development and Design departments

Correspond with fabric mills, local suppliers and agents to negotiate pricing, manage purchase orders from submission to delivery logistics, coordinate payment terms and final invoice approval

Collect and present bulk fabric minimums, pricing and lead times to determine seasonal projections and style assortment

Support Top level Production Management in seasonal costing by confirming raw material details and consumption to achieve desired overall margin

Collaborate with Production Manager to build production schedule based on fabric mill dates

Manage raw material distribution to local or Italian factories

Oversee final garment quality control and work with team to find timely and cost-efficient solutions to issues ( fabric damage, consumption variation, defective hardware and shortages etc)

Maintain seasonal development fabric and trim budget and communicate status updates

 

 

Department: 
FABRIC
Job Type: 
Permanent
Location: 
New York New York
Job Order ID: 
6345