Senior Global Technologist (Denim) - Amsterdam

Recruiter
DSB Recruitment
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary depends on level and experien
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Technologist (Denim) - Amsterdam

Fantastic opportunity to join a global fashion brand based in the beautiful city of Amsterdam. Full relocation support provided.
POSITION DESCRIPTIONWithin this role you are responsible for all the technical aspects of the Denim product and supports/assists the Manager for all related activities.

OVERVIEW OF ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIESResponsibilities:

Supporting Design to Develop covering 4-6 collections per division annually

  • Collection reviews & fitting with design
  • Working closely with Design / Development / Merchandise/ Buying teams
  • Technical contact point
  • Lead fit & spec approval from proto’s, through to bulk production
  • Organise fitting sessions (Amsterdam / Far East)
  • Following closely any new developments related to body measurements, grading and measurements of adults and children
  • Regular contact with Vendors & Buying offices
  • Product Efficiency & Optimisation
  • Overseas traveling is required for this position 2/3 times per year
General Skills:

  • Experience working as a Senior Technician for a Retailer, Brand or Supplier with extensive expertise within Denim
  • Experience within people management an advantage
  • Patterns experience a huge advantage (Gerber)
  • Effective communicator, presenter & team player
  • Confidence to Influence and engage in all levels
  • Thinking outside of the box
  • In depth understanding of fitting, garment technology and machinery
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast moving dynamic retail environment
  • PLM knowledge
REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS
  • Reporting directly to the Manager Tech support
  • Works in a team of 12 technical skilled people
  • Works closely with Design/ Development/ Buying/ Merchandising

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