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Assistant Manager Materials Costing Appareladidas Services Limited
Assistant Manager Materials Costing Appareladidas Services Limited
Job Highlights
  • Apparel Materials Costing (fabric, trims, down)
  • Strong data analysis & Excel skills
  • Knowledge of product construction is a plus
Job Description

Purpose:  

Support our brand in driving fact-based costing to achieve our mitigation targets for fabric, trims, down & padding materials.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Gather market intelligence and understand macroeconomic changes such as yarns and down materials to identify mitigation opportunities
  • Execute global material costing processes accurately and on time
  • Support global material costing initiatives to reduce complexity in our processes
  • Maintain and update the material costing systems according to product development calendars
  • Coach and train LOs, other key functions and T2 suppliers (if needed) in all aspects of material costing processes & systems
  • Run standard and ad-hoc analysis to support negotiations with Apparel T2 suppliers in alignment with costing and LO teams
  • Ensures business relationships between adidas and T2 suppliers are maintained at the highest level of trust and integrity

Key Relationships

  • Advanced Creation Materials
  • LO Country Manager and Material Merchandising teams
  • APP Costing
  • Corporate functions (e.g. finance)

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong data analysis skills
  • Strong IT-skills in standard office tools (e-mail, MS Office, Excel, Access)
  • Fluent in English with good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good sense of integrity
  • Some technical experience and knowledge of product construction and manufacturing methods (product development or costing experience) is a plus

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • University degree with focus on business or economics
  •  3 - 5 years of relevant working experience
  • Experience in Apparel industry is a plus
Additional Information
Years of Experience
3 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Benefits
Double pay, Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company details

 

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