Fabric R&D Specialist

Job Locations US-NY-New York
Requisition ID 2018-2085
Category (Portal Searching)


A Brand That's What's Now

Express is the sexy, sophisticated lifestyle fashion brand for every occasion: work, weekends, or nights on the town.  Our brand is what's new and what's now for young fashion-forward men and women.  We have more than 600 retail and outlet stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as franchise stores in Latin America.  We also have a best-in-class online/mobile shopping experience at www.express.com that allows our customers to shop whenever and wherever they like.  


A Workplace To Match

We think you'll like it here. 

Our recently renovated, 3-story Design Studio is located in the heart of Manhattan!  We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, a generous associate discount, casual work environment, and the opportunity to connect and engage with some of the smartest, most passionate individuals in the apparel fashion business today. 


The Fabric R&D Specialist will be in chage of the following

- Sample Yardage Management

- Collect and track FAS sheets for all fabrics, ensuring accuracy and completeness

- Enter sample yardage orders in Yunique/system according to process and quantity/price.

- Track sample yardage orders and update tools/system with appropriate details on delivery, status.

- Gather all requests by Fabric Director and update/input orders as directed.

- Reviewe received sample yardage, strike off and Handlooms with R&D Director, then organize all sample yardage cuttings and ensure all required accompanying information is complete

- Maintain and organize fabrics and headers, removing fabric references from library when obsolete

- Maintain digital fabric library and/or documentation in Yunique/system

- Documentation and Tracking own accurate and timely data entry.



Associate degree or Bachelor degree in fashion or textile



0-3 years experience


Preferred Requirements (skills and abilities)

Must be extremely organized and detailed oriented.

Proficient with Microsoft Office and Web PDM.

Ability to multi task and work under deadlines.

Strong written and verbal communication skills


As an equal opportunity employer, Express does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected class.  Express only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States.
Notification to Agencies: Please note that Express does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition, Express will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.


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