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Job Title
FABRIC PURCHASING ASSISTANT
Location
New York, New York
Country
United States
Region
NY Metro
Position type
Permanent
Category
Textiles
Job Function
Buyer
Product Management
Purchasing Agent
Experience level
Entry Level
Mid to Senior Level
Education level
Bachelor's Degree

FABRIC PURCHASING ASSISTANT

rag & bone is currently seeking a Fabric Purchasing Assistant to join the Raw Materials team.  This person will be supporting the Senior Manager, Fabric Purchasing under the Product Management operation, and will be responsible for supporting all aspects on fabric production, order creation and maintenance.  We’re seeking an ideal candidate, who has experience in fabric production or a relative category, and is detail-oriented, creative, and an excellent multi-tasker. ​

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for fabric production, order creation and maintenance
  • Ensure that orders are accurately submitted to the mills, and updates are communicated
  • Maintain records of purchase orders (POs); track production orders
  • Use WIN Fashion [ERP] to order seasonal lining requirements for domestic and overseas factories
  • Correspond daily with vendors to negotiate pricing, payment terms and x-mill dates to meet production delivery dates
  • Update fabric requirement chart daily with delivery, shipping and receiving details for production managers
  • Update Merchandising team with raw material lead time and buying details information for seasonal buys
  • Coordinate transportation via air, vessel, or trucking between vendors and nominated freight forwarder
  • Maintain seasonal fabric library
  • Advise color comments to mills for bulk fabric and tanneries for leather submit

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years’ experience in fabric production
  • Superior organizational skills and excellent communication skills; team oriented
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines; highly detail oriented
  • Bachelor’s Degree
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