The R&D Components Specialist is responsible for the sourcing and development of the RTW and Accessories Components, according to Style requests and Product Development and Production requirements.
He/She will be responsible for:
> Search and analysis of the trends and market for the components to support the creation of the collections (RTW and Accessories), following collection briefings;
> Sourcing of Components suppliers;
> Management of the archives;
> Components Development in coordination with Product Development and Production;
> Buying of sample components and follow-up with the suppliers, including assistance for the development of prototypes and in collaboration with the internal Production Department for production;
> Participation and follow up of editing meetings;
> Collaboration with the Production Quality department to follow-up quality checks;
> Creation, Management and follow up of technical files for the Purchase and Production departments.
- 5+ years of working experience in the Fashion Industry in similar roles;
- Significant technical experience in Components both in the RTW and Accessories field;
- Good Team player;
- Excellent communication skills;
- Solutions and result oriented
- Italian speaker, good English knowledge;
- Availability to travel.