GARMENT TECHNOLOGIST - JERSEY/DENIM

Recruiter
Freedom Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
30000.00 - 39999.00 GBP Annual
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Expires
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

An exciting opportunity for a dynamic, confident and motivated Garment Technologist to join the JERSEY & DENIM departments within their Production team. You will work closely with Buyers and Designers of various departments to seal garments from the initial design sample.

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Leads fit sessions with Buying and Design teams
  • Prepares specifications and completes fully graded size charts for bulk manufacture
  • Ensures my clients manufacturing quality standards are adhered to
  • Ensures all branding is to my clients standards and from nominated suppliers
  • Understands fabric performance and testing results, ensuring the most appropriate care instructions
  • Assesses quality performance from product returns, retail and customer feedback and ensures knowledge is applied to future product developments
  • Promotes quality both internally and to suppliers
  • Builds relationships with key suppliers in order to maintain and improve fit and quality
  • Prepares supplier feedback on a regular basis and have input on brand sourcing decisions
  • Benchmarks the relative value of my clients product against the competition
  • Ensures new manufacturing techniques and fabrics are fed back to Buying
  • Contributes appropriate fit and quality facts to department strategy reviews
  • Supports technologists in the production team across other product areas to ensure comments are sent to suppliers in a timely manner

ABOUT YOU

  • Experience at a Garment Technologist level within JERSEY/DENIM product areas
  • Understands size and shape of models and how differences may affect fit
  • Have in depth knowledge of fit and construction, preparing accurate comments to suppliers
  • Good knowledge of supplier ethical standards and improvements if any needed
  • Knowledge of factories production methods and quality systems to ensure well matched to business needs
  • Understands production flow and influence teams CPA decisions that affect quality, fit and delivery
  • Understands target customer and delivers their quality expectations
  • Works well under pressure in a fast paced working environment

IDEALLY WE ARE LOOKING FOR CANDIDATES FROM A BRAND BACKGROUND

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