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GUCCI Leather Researcher

Gucci - Regular
Firenze - Italy

Role Mission Within the Research & Development Material Innovation team the candidate will be mainly focused on leather and fabric research and development for bracelets and watches, considering both stylistic and technical requirements.

Key responsibilities

  • Identify research projects; mainly on leather, fabric, printing, sticker, embroidery, based on fashion trends and present the research results to the Design Team, actively participating in the discussion
  • Provide proposals of new materials to the Design Team
  • Ensure project outcomes aligned with priorities and Design guidelines
  • Ensure coordination with others product categories (especially for cross categories projects)
  • Define and manage the quality details of raw materials, identifying the best suppliers and/or suggesting alternative suitable suppliers as needed (for both R&D and production)
  • Prepare the technical specifications as well as the book of materials for the development of raw materials and support suppliers in the project development
  • Support & Interface with the person in charge of the straps prototypes (operated in house - Artlab)
  • Support suppliers during the industrialization phase in order to ensure the stability and reliability of their process during production.
  • Support Communication flow to share information about materials with Product Development Bracelets and Watches Team

Key Requirements

  • Specialization in the tanning sector
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role
  • Experience in the fashion industry, tanning and participation in trade fairs
  • Excellent knowledge of leather and production processes for bracelets and watches
  • Good knowledge of English and/or French
  • Proactive attitude and curiosity in identifying new technical innovations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Availability to travel regularly

  • Full time
  • Europe
  • Italy
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