HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 14,700 employees worldwide. We work passionately and to high standards from the initial idea through to the finished product. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be yourself and to be creative in an inspiring and international working environment – because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

Manager R&D Fabrics BOSS Menswear Clothing (m/f/d)
HUGO BOSS AG | Metzingen bei Stuttgart | Germany | Full-time

We are looking for a creative team player who likes to make a difference in a dynamic, international environment and who can advance our collections. The highly motivated Collection Management BOSS Menswear Clothing Team is looking forward to meeting you. The position is limited to 1 year.


What you can expect:

  • Fabric research and fabric selection considering collection briefing, market requirements, minimum quantities and lead times
  • Responsibility for special fabric developments
  • Independent, proactive research for innovation, sustainability and technology, trends and fashion
  • Coordination of fabrics across all the individual product groups
  • Sample orders, leftover management, counter sourcing and price negotiation
  • Communication with suppliers and coordination of supplier appointments
  • Responsibility for smooth running development and sampling phase within the given timeline
  • Close cooperation with internal interfaces such as Design, Brand Management and Operations
  • PLM/SAP Data Maintenance

Your profile:

  • Successfully completed commercial apprenticeship or studies in textile environment
  • 2-3 years professional experience
  • Knowledge of fabrics (production process, quality requirements, equipment, European suppliers)
  • Fluent English (verbal and written)
  • Strong IT skills (Outlook, MS Office, PLM/SAP)
  • Experience with digital material development (CAD´s /Penelope or similar)
  • Fashion enthusiasm and a distinct feeling for fashion and colors
  • Reliable working style, organizational and communication skills
  • Team player


Your benefits:

  • International and inspirational working environment
  • Diverse portfolio of trainings and professional development measures
  • Modern working environement on the HUGO BOSS Campus with a fitness studio, football and beach volleyball court, company restaurant and a medical practice
  • Attractive employee discounts