Senior Product Integrity Specialist, Franchise Strategic Alliances & Licensing

Recruiter
Gap Inc.
Location
New Delhi, India
Posted
01 Oct 2022
Closes
19 Oct 2022
Ref
R72956
About Gap Inc.

Our past is full of iconic moments - but our future is going to spark many more. Our brands - Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy and Athleta - have dressed people from all walks of life and all kinds of families, all over the world, for every occasion for more than 50 years.

But we're more than the clothes that we make. We know that business can and should be a force for good, and it's why we work hard to make product that makes people feel good, inside and out. It's why we're committed to giving back to the communities where we live and work. If you're one of the super-talented who thrive on change, aren't afraid to take risks and love to make a difference, come grow with us.

About the Role

In this role, you will be responsible for executing testing standards, guidelines and training materials for new and current processes and monitor/conduct capability evaluations to ensure the company's quality and product safety goals are met. You will be required to work with a clear objective of improving overall fabric and product quality as measured through test reports, quality metrics, correlation reports and random audit results. You will be required to have sound knowledge of product (including trims, fabrics and apparel) and product development and should be able to coordinate and guide other team members. You should have a background of sourcing trims & fabrics and suggesting alternatives.

What You'll Do

  • Support to drive vendor's performance improvement and establish bulk production testing guardrails with vendor community
  • Possess an in-depth knowledge on raw materials and end products and testing and should be able to hold risk assessment and mitigation meetings
  • Experience working with spec charts and fits and ability to guide the style in fabric basis
  • Ability to lead in giving fabric confirmation for final product sustainability
  • Identify any potential quality, product safety and regulatory concerns before style adoption
  • Well versed with fabric and garment testing processes and reports
  • Support in market quality & product safety issue callouts and work with Quality Assurance team/vendors to implement the root cause analysis and corrective action plan to address continuous improvement with vendors
  • Should be able to provide risk assessment, mitigation, and improvement plans for raw materials, fabrics and garments
  • Monitor 3rd party lab testing turnaround time and performance and liaise with 3rd party labs to ensure testing protocols are followed
  • Ability to review and approve Bulk Fabric and Garment Package Test (GPT)reports.
  • Ability to communicate difficult concepts in a simple manner
  • Participate in projects and assignments of diverse scope


Who You Are

Benefits at Gap Inc.

  • One of the most competitive paid time off plans in the industry
  • Merchandise discount for our brand products at franchise stores and their websites
  • Comprehensive health coverage for employees, same-sex partners and their families
  • Health and wellness program: free annual health check-ups, fitness center and Employee Assistance Program
  • Comprehensive benefits to support the journey of parenthood
  • Retirement planning assistance
  • See more of the benefits we offer.

Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we've been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the second year in a row. US Candidates - Non NYCPlease note that effective, June 30, 2022, Gap Inc. will no longer require any of its employees to wear face masks or require proof of COVID vaccination, unless required by local or state/provincial mandates or as part of Gap Inc's quarantine guidelines after being exposed to or testing positive for COVID. Therefore, please disregard any language in any job posting that refers to Gap Inc.'s face mask and proof of vaccination policy as said policy is no longer effective.US Candidates - NYCBeginning December 27, 2021 the City of New York requires all employees in the City who work on site to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless an exemption from the vaccine requirement is approved due to an accommodation for a disability, a sincerely held religious belief or other legally protected basis (including status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking or sex offenses).