Fabric Research Manager
Importante realtà leader nel settore Fashion&Luxury:
Descrizione del posto
For our Haute Couture Team, we are looking for a talented candidate who will actively contribute to develop and improve the creative strategy and key design projects. Key accountabilities will be:
-Fabric research and development for the clothing collection in collaboration with Design and Product Team;
-Supervise contacts and relationships with main Italian and international suppliers in order to manage the negotiation of fabrics;
-Trend research of new artistic and iconographic themes and materials in order to put in place the Creative Director concepts;
-Design and development of new fabrics, finishes and dyes with new approaches and inputs in line with the values of the Brand, through the reworking of artisanal techniques and the revisiting of historical archives;
-Coordination of resources and company timing for the planning and implementation of activities: supervision of all phases of the product, fitting, prototyping and sampling;
-Monitoring of budgeting and costing.
- has a significant experience (at least 5+ years) in a dynamic fashion and creative environment;
- has an academic background within Costume and Fashion (or similar) with a particular focus on the study of fabrics;
- is fluent in English; French is a nice plus;
- Proactivity, precision and excellent interpersonal skills will complete the profile.