Production, Technical & Wholesale

Fabric Techologist

Fabric Technologist - Germany

A great opportunity to join a brand new team as a Fabric Technologist for a Global Retailer based in Germany.


Our client is a leading lifestyle retail chain who offers high-quality products across Womenswear and Menswear.

About the Fabric Technologist role

- Track, organise and follow up all deliveries (unpack, do administration work, sort and shelve)

- Ensure the information flow for arrivals within the Product Development team and related product divisions

- Maintain the fabric room (master colour library)

- Prepare fabric and colour materials for collection meetings and participate in trend meetings

- Work with computer-based colour development and report to support product divisions

- Issue and manage colour codes, and organise and distribute seasonal colour standards and spectral data

- Participate in in-house supplier meetings and visit supplier premises if required

- Specify and agree on the shade bands with the buyer/supplier for Quality Control tolerance

- Assist with sample to production scaling and manage expectations

- Drive fabric suppliers to provide the best in trends

- Support the sustainability policy, providing best practice advice and developing key metrics for reporting and marketing

- Act as the contact person for agencies and suppliers and be the key link and specialist at our headquarters

- Carry out individual assignments that fall under the main scope of the job or are based on operational necessity, at the supervisor's discretion


- Apparel Technology or a degree in Textile Technology with extensive professional experience in a comparable position

- Design experience (on creating mood boards etc.) appreciated

- Knowledge of how to use spectrophotometers

- Proficient command of English

- Microsoft Office user knowledge

- SAP advantageous

- Willingness to travel


Tome Nikov

If this Fabric Techologist role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference TN56212/002.