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Materials Manager

New York, NY

Company Description

Marc Jacobs International

Job Description

  • Manage pre-production and assist Director in research and development for non-leather materials for mens and womens handbags, small leather goods, and tech accessories.
  • Manage material deliveries for protos and market samples.
  • Manage color and artwork development from submits to production approval.
  • Partner with overseas team to manage sampling and bulk issues.
  • Gather detail sheets and test report and work with mills to meet performance and compliance requirements.
  • Partner with design and with suppliers develop and test new fabric qualities and printing and weaving techniques.
  • Negotiate prices and delivery requirements.
  • Maintain material library
  • Assist in research and development with overseas mills/factories

Qualifications

  • 5+ years  R &D experience 
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills 

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.