Merchandiser, Material (FW)

Recruiter
PVH
Location
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Posted
02 Jul 2022
Closes
10 Sep 2022
Ref
PVH1USR32527WDINTERNALENGLOBALEXTERNAL
Level
Manager
Hours
Full Time
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES
  • Track seasonal development, communicating status between PD teams, shoe vendors and material suppliers, ensuring materials are consolidated and ready according to the seasonal T&A
  • Work in partnership with fabric mills from fabric development, sampling through SMS stage till bulk production
  • Handle counter samples & development in an effective and timely manner for necessary approval.
  • Track and update fabric development status in the system and price details in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Maintain good filing and record system, in particular, to build and maintain the physical library and PLM database.
  • Communicate closely with material suppliers with quality, price and lead-time considerations.
  • Support the Planning team and shoe vendors for pushing or negotiating the production lead-time when needed.
  • Have an understanding of materials testing protocols
  • Color training and/or analysis experience a plus
  • Perform other duties assigned by management

CORE VALUE
  • Embrace PVH's core values: Individuality, Partnership, Passion, Integrity, and Accountability.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

Education & Experience:
  • At least 4 years' experience in related material sourcing and development in footwear industry.
  • College degree or above
Skills:
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint
  • Good communication in Mandarin Chinese and English
  • Working knowledge of material
  • Working knowledge of material manufacturing process such as textile, print, heat bond, etc.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, team-oriented environment