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Junior Denim Wash/Fabric Developer

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Date: Sep 6, 2022

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1186

Company: ESPRIT Europe GmbH

Esprit is launching an entirely new formed innovation and technology business hub, ESPRIT Futura.
  
Futura is a commitment to our accelerated brand growth, driving global expansion built on technology by bringing together digital commerce experts, developers, and technologists as well as like-minded emerging partners to deliver game-changing e-BITS commerce solutions and best-in-class customer experiences around the world.

 

Esprit Futura will consist of 3 main centres of activity: the Innovation Lab, the Digital Factory & Denim Innovation Center, and the Support Team. 
 
In Amsterdam, we shall be transforming our satellite office in Houthavens, a fast-growing digital playground for powerful players and Amsterdam’s first eco-neutral environment – an ideal home for our new innovation hub!
 

To support our new team at the Denim Innovation Center  
we are looking for a

Junior Denim Wash/Fabric Developer
 


  

Tasks and responsibilities

 

You 

-    report into the Director of Denim Fabric & Wash Innovation 
-    develop seasonal denim washes for Men and Women
-    offer support in creating a sustainable denim product 
-    stay up-to-date on denim trends with regards to fabric and wash
-    work closely with manufacturers and mills
-    track and follow up on denim wash samples
-    order the sample quantities and chase the fabrics throughout the development
-    provide feedback on wash samples and communicate with suppliers
-    are able to find solutions for leftover fabrics, to re-use them in a commercial way
-    maintain the physical and digital fabric library, ensuring that it is always up to date
-    will be working closely with denim designers/developers and with merchandising


Your Profile

 

What you bring 

You 
-    have a passion from denim 
-    bring a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in fashion development
-    are an organized person
-    have strong communication and writing skills in English
-    are strong in building and maintaining relationships and you love working with in an international environment


Who you are

You 
-    have an entrepreneurial mindset: you are ready to leave the comfort zone and you have the motivation to drive innovative ideas forward
-    are intrinsically motivated:  you are independent, solution- and result-oriented
-    have a great willingness to learn: you are open to using new methods, and you learn from criticism and you build on the ideas of others
-    are a Team player: you are empathic and have excellent communication skills
 

Are you the Denim expert that would like to take part in this exciting journey? 

 

Apply then now!

 

 

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