4th February 2020

Garment Technologist 11738 KK

Company:
People Marketing Fashion Recruitment
Location:
Manchester
Contact email:
Description:
Application Deadline: 29th February

This multichannel, multi-product ladieswear fashion retailer is looking for a hard working Garment Technologist to join a friendly, close knit team.

Stylish multi-product womenswear, ranging from every day wardrobe staples to gorgeous occassionwear, plus cosy nightwear to comfortable activewear… And everything in between! This is a really varied and hands-on position to work across a broad and exciting range of garments and fabrications.

The successful candidate will become part of a small but perfectly formed technical team within this well-established retailer. They will attend in-house fit sessions with Designers and accurately record comments. They will also ensure that throughout the sampling process all comments are efficiently passed back to the factories in a clear and concise manner; role will involve working directly with offshore offices and suppliers.

Garment Technologist – The Role:

  • Working within a small team of garment technologists team, alongside the Designers
  • Conducting daily fit sessions with the design team where comments are made ready to send to various factories.
  • Produce clear and concise fit comments with supporting images/diagrams for Suppliers to follow
  • Produce size specifications at each stage throughout sampling.
  • Work with overseas factories keeping a good relationship with the suppliers.
  • When required communicate with the onsite warehouse with regards to specific processing requirements.
  • Carry out fabric testing for care label approvals.
  • Managing the critical path and high-lighting potential issues in a timely way.

Garment Technologist – The Person:

  • I am looking for a Garment Technologist, ideally with minimum of 3+ years’ experience within a textiles/retail background.
  • Looking for someone with solid experience within womenswear fashion.
  • Experience in working with offshore factories would be beneficial.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.

Please apply with your updated CV to a.ridler@peoplemarketing.co.uk quoting our reference: 11738 KK.

To apply, and for more information, please follow this link: http://www.manchesterfashion.com/jobs/MoD5vpYag9hQbCjkd