Manage the denim fabric development to get in-line with brand aesthetic and innovation goals, cost & quality; responsible for potential fabric quality issues/risk and required to deliver manufacturing ready products for the brands.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Support develop at source activities to ensure fabric is reproducible in bulk risk free
Collaborate with Fabric Manager in understanding Design / PDS guideline and translating aesthetic requirements into fabric parameters that can provide commercially viable product for mass production.
Work with mills to resolve technical issues during pre-production and production (PERR)
Work with mill & counterpart to provide standards / processes / risk analyze for new fabric development and share with garment team and garment vendors.
Fabric grids are updated accurately with all appropriate info for workshop, customer samples (mill, cost, lead time, specification, FA code)
Effective internal and external relationships to present and incorporate continuous development of fabrics.
Follow up in all development and production data logs for KPI data integration