Technical Manager - sportswear & underwear

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Angela Tsui
Email email Angela
Reference 45165_1652950135

Technical Manager

My client is a US fashion retailer, who is looking for a Technical Manager for their sportswear & underwear categories due to business expansion. Reporting to Senior Technical Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Team Management, Training and Collaboration

  • Responsible for developing and motivating the team to function as a unit as well as category expect in their product group, to understand brand DNA, quality standards, and maintain a high level of service from Proto to Pre-production sample handover
  • Systematically provide training and brand knowledge to increase team's understanding, help the team execute the Right First Time sample
  • Work closely to guide and support Onshore and Offshore sourcing, product development, production, and internal technical teams
  • Measure and manage KPIs to drive organizational goals
  • Seasonally review sampling processes and procedures with regional counterparts to identify reoccurring issues, set and implement corrective action
  • Share best practices for consistency in product execution across divisional alignment across all regions
  • Perform administrative duties aligned with leadership and other duties as assigned

Vendor Support and Training

  • Provide updated S.O.P / performance-enhancing training to current factories according
  • On-board and educate new vendors/factories to ensure they understand sample requirements and minimum acceptable quality standards
  • Analyze vendor performance at end of each season and create a training plan/share case studies to ensure standards are understood and embedded into new processes
  • Empowerment Program to help speed up the sample review process

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma or above in Technical Design, Pattern Grading or equivalent preferred
  • 8-10 years of garment, manufacturing experience
  • Knowledge in PLM and 3D is plus
  • Strong knowledge of garment fit & construction, pattern making and ability to instruct vendors
  • Good command of English

Interested parties pls send your CV to Angela Tsui from ConnectedGroup (Angela.Tsui @connectedgroup.com) for more details.

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