This is an excellent tax free opportunity with a clothing retailer based in Dubai.
One where you will work closely with the buying and design departments to source and manage the supply chain, and where you will have the scope to create new relevant internal and external processes.
Responsibilities for the Fabric Sourcing Manager will include:
Actively sourcing new suppliers for fabrics.
Recommending developments and keeping up to date with market trends.
Presenting new trends to the in house teams.
Establishing specifications and standards.
Negotiating on prices and improving margins.
Monitoring fabric requests and maintaining accurate information
Management of critical paths.
As Fabric Sourcing Manager you will need to have a relevant Textile Degree and have gained a few years commercial experience. This could be as a Fabric Technologist or Sourcing Manager of textiles with a retailer or a supplier of ladies clothing.
A sound technical knowledge of woven and jersey fabrics is required along with a good knowledge of sources within different countries including China
Excellent communication and presentation skills are required.
The Fabric Sourcing Manager will be required to travel.
Looking for a position with great scope and one with an attractive tax free salary plus bonus and benefits? Contact us.