Garment Technical & Quality Manager

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Vincent Chow
Email email Vincent
Reference 3_1610336097

Senior Quality & Technical Manager

A leading European retailer is looking to grow their Hong Kong business by adding a high calibre industry expert like you to their well-established sourcing office. The company has a strong global footprint and is highly reputable. The right candidate will report into the global head of technical & quality, whilst leading a team of 15-20.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and supervise the QA and technical teams to ensure performance of suppliers meet the company's standards
  • Work closely with the design team from HQ to ensure development packs are well executed
  • Supervise the garment fitting, material approval, and quality management operations
  • Manage vendors quality performance accordingly along with driving auditing and onboarding procedures
  • Responsible for proto, fitting and pre-production sampling approval process
  • Risk Assessment for new product development and production
  • Build strong relationships with the HQ technical and design teams and communicate effectively on potential / ongoing issues to align expectations and solutions
  • Be accountable for the team's performance and be part of the strategy building team with the top management
  • Keep up-to-date with new product innovation in the market and capabilities of the suppliers to bring new knowledge to internal teams
  • Train, develop and motivate your team to ensure consistent high performance

Requirements:

  • 12 years or more in related experience in QA, garment technical positions with well-known, large sized EU retailers
  • Minimum of 5 years at manager level or above
  • Must have strong technical knowledge across all product categories in garment
  • Strong knowledge garment fitting & construction are must haves, fabric knowledge would be a major plus
  • Experience working at companies well known for top-level quality standards would be highly preferred
  • Strong English and Mandarin both written and spoken

Interested parties pls send your CV to Vincent.chow@connectedgroup.com