Sampling Coordinator

Sampling Supervisor

Minimum ? Graduate in any sector, preferably

Certified training for Sampling Coordinator (programme aligned to AMH/ Q1801 released by Apparel Made-ups Home Furnishing)

Minimum - 1 -2 years of experience in apparel field (product development), preferably

The tasks a Sampling Coordinator is expected to perform include:Planning, handling and monitoring new product development

Maintaining regular follow up with all sampling like, proto sample, size sets, fit samples and photo shoot samples

Preparing to get design sampled according to the buyer?srequest and as per the requisition provided from the concerned department Checking the different samples and ensuring that the final approved sample is documented, maintained and handed over for production

Ensuring that all the documents and information are ready before the sample is made and maintaining all the records for future use

Maintaining health, safety and security at workplace

Knowledge of different types of fabrics/garments, trims and embellishments

Knowledge of the garment construction techniques and processes

In-depth knowledge of range of fabrics and trims

Knowledge of basic sampling principles and procedure for preparing samples

Knowledge of cost process involved in making an apparel

Knowledge of characteristics of materials sampled and common contaminants

Skilled in conducting tests on samples and related handling and preparation requirements and responsibilities

Skilled in reporting and recording sampling information, such as legal requirements

Knowledge of quality and workplace practices

Ability to calculate the price of different materials

Ability to co-ordinate with other workers and departments

Knowledge of all the health, safety and security measures to be taken

Masters in Apparel Manufacturing and Merchandising



Good communication skills




It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards such as joint pains, back pain, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers - INR16,500 to INR 35,500 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Market Trend of Apparel Industry in IndiaGrowth in Apparel Industry in India (AII) is increasing manifold with the change in lifestyle, earnings and urbanisation of the customers. The worldwide consumers are accepting the apparel fashion products produced in India. AII has realised the immense potential to yield business in this segment. The Indian consumers are adopting fashionable items quickly and conveniently with the rise in competition.The apparel retailing in India consists of 95% of total sales in departmental stores; 70% in hypermarkets such as Big Bazaar, Spencer?s Retail etc. The apparel fashion retail brands have been elevating the business and economy in India rapidly. The men?s wear segment portrays the highest scope of growth. Presently, the growth rate is more for women?s wear; growing at 12%, and is expected to gain majority share in future. Other apparel segments such as kids wear are also increasing very rapidly.A country of over one billion population, an enormous consumer class, India is measured as the most favoured destinations for trade and investments. Apparel and textiles are the largest segments in retailing industry. With mounting income levels and changing attitude fashion is providing gigantic potential to foray into the untapped Indian markets. Clothing is adopted by individuals to display their identity, and as an important means to express them in society. Apparel has been the most profitable sector in terms of development in India, not due to its volume but the way it has altered lifestyle of the consumers. This trend has created many employment opportunities in India and such opportunities are likely to grow for Sampling Coordinator in future.

Textile industry

Garment manufacturers

Cities and towns across India