Textile Research &Development

  • Société : Sté Louis Vuitton Services
  • Lieu : France
  • Secteur d'activités : Mode & Maroquinerie
  • Type de contrat : Emploi à durée indéterminée
  • Métier : Production/Fabrication
  • Expérience requise : Minimum 5 ans
  • Référence : LVM06538
  • Date de publication : 31.07.2018


Main Job Objective

The Textile R&D is in charge of developing successfully new products and guaranteeing their availability while taking into account style, quality, margin, leadtime and sales forecast objectives. He/she also leads the project by carrying out goals, warning when drift occurs and coordinating actions and ensuring achievement of project objectives.


Essential Duties & Job responsabilities

Support the designers during the development phases

  • Pricing & qualitative technical supports
  • Sourcing suppliers and manufacturers
  • Innovation: technology watch and search for new materials
  • Realizing the quotations of all the products created by the designers
  • Managing and following the development plannings


Lead the suppliers and the manufacturers during the product development

  • Determining the panel of development suppliers
  • Analyzing and anticipating the risks during the development
  • Launching from the very outset, several suppliers on the same issue


Provide visibility to Marketing teams on the projects

  • in terms of development plannings
  • in terms of development and quality leadtime risks
  • in term of cost / perceived value ratio


Provide a "purchasing" expertise

  • Costing out every development launched by the designers
  • Specificating pricing approaches when developments are approved by Marketing


  • Proactive and collaborative with the various project stakeholders (design, industrial development, quality, marketing, suppliers)
  • Teamplayer
  • Minimum 3-4 years experience as a Textile Developer
  • Experience in Fashion and Luxury
  • Good product sensitivity
  • Ability to work under pressure and deadlines
  • English and Italian mandatory
  • French is a plus

Information à l'attention des candidats

  • Don't hesitate to attache your fabric portfolio, if you have one
  • Please do not apply if you don't have at least 3 years experience in Textile Development or Textile Sourcing and Buying

Mode & Maroquinerie

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