Merchandiser (Trim)

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
14 Sep 2021
19 Sep 2021
Full Time
  • Support the new material concepts and samples based on direction from design and merchandising for new season start trim presentation
  • Support all trim requests, coordinate and arrange the proto for salesman sample, trim approval and testing report
  • Contact daily with Europe trim team, trim suppliers for all trim research and follow up
  • Find and develop the right materials according to calendar timeline, target prices, sourcing policy, quality standards and material end use
  • Meet calendar deadlines to ensure that material developments and production are delivered on time
  • Risk assessment and precaution to ensure materials meet the brand specification and testing requirement
  • Maintain a physical and electronic record of material developments
  • Understand apparel calendar and integrate key fabric deadlines to meet trim buy cycles
  • Follow up and maintain good working relationships with PD, designers, trims suppliers, quality assurance, and other related counterparts in order to ensure performance
  • Actively research trim industry trade journals, seminars, and trade shows to be informed of emerging technologies, fibers, yarns, materials and methods
  • Contribute to material "buy ready" by achieving all milestones on time