Pia Joosten

  • LocationAmsterdam, Netherlands



  • 3D Prototyping
  • Textiles
  • Tech and Spec Packs
  • Textile Technology
  • 3D Construction
  • Lectra
  • 3D Animation Design
  • Sample Handling
  • Quality Inspection
  • 3D Visualisations
  • Sample Coordination
  • Textile Study and Production
  • Lectra Kaledo
  • Process Data Management PLM

Work history


Sourcing Trainee

Lidl HK Ltd

Feb 2015 - Jun 2015
  • • Gathering, processing & presenting data on vendors & apparel production facilities in Cambodia. • Country Analysis report on risk minimization for apparel production in Cambodia. • Building up an internal database of professional vendor and manufacturing contacts in Cambodia. • Optimization of internal sourcing processes (production) and documentation. • Assisting in the generation of new production facilities in Cambodia. • Country visit (Cambodia), in order to meet vendors & manufacturers • Country visit (Cambodia), in order to assess production facilities. • Sit in on official meetings with vendors and manufacturers in order to discuss business opportunities.


RTW Product Development & Studio Intern

Alexander Wang Inc

May 2014 - Dec 2014
  • • Assisted RTW Dev.Manager, Studio Coordinator & Prod.Manager w/ development oriented tasks • Sourcing of trims and fabric from local vendors in the Garment District (Midtown Manhattan, NY) • Organized internal fabric, lining and interlining as well as trim stock • Worked with RLM software to create and update Styles, Bill of Materials and Cut Tickets • Created Cutters Musts (CM), Tech Packs (TP) & Line-sheets (LS) • Updated CM, TP and LS according to further developed design information • Sat in on and assisted in style approval meetings, fittings and pre-production meetings • Managed prototype sampling processes • Communicated in-house & external sample production (Midtown Manhattan & Hong Kong/ China.) • Marked alterations on prototypes and photographed construction details for manufacturing reference



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