Import Production Assistant/ Associate
Soho Apparel Group Inc. has been an industry leader in Apparel manufacturing and offers a competitive benefits package.
We are seeking an Import Production Assistant to be part of our Soho Apparel Group Inc. Production team.
This person would be in charge of their department's overseas sampling, costing and production for their division, with help from the manager and CEO. We are looking for a team player who would interact or communicate (through email) with our suppliers/factories in China, our Production Manager, CEO, Apparel Designers, Technical Designer, Sales, and Overseas QC Team.
•Daily email communication with overseas factories managing supplier relations, requiring excellent written communication skills in Chinese.
•Follow up with internal and external for time and action calendar deadlines.
•Fabric, Trim and special projects sourcing and development.
•PO maintenance/issuance as well as day to day follow up / troubleshooting with the factories for on time delivery of our orders.
•Oversee the color, design and quality approvals of factory sourced fabrics and trims. You will work with the designers on this.
•Costing Analysis of garments and recommendations of placement of production.
•Management of special projects and sampling requests.
•Knowledge of various testing and compliance protocols as required.
•Monitor factory performance for quality, delivery and their viability as business partners.
• The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1-2 years of applicable experience in the apparel fashion industry, preferably in wholesale production.
• Fashion/ production related degree
• Bilingual/ Fluent in Chinese and English (read, write, speak)
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel & Word
We are looking for someone who is fluent in Chinese and English to communicate with our factories in China, and our office co-workers in the US in English.