Senior Global Technologist (Outerwear & Tops) - Amsterdam

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

Senior Technologist (Outerwear & Tops) - Amsterdam

Fantastic opportunity to join a global fashion brand based in the beautiful city of Amsterdam. Full relocation support provided.
Position Summary

The Technical provides technical support for the brand's Men’s Outerwear and Women’s Outerwear and Knits Tops through strong technical proficiency, organization and leadership. Direct a team of one to achieve correct fits and design details from design inception through production within the compliance calendar dates.


Reports to: Manager Tech support

Other key relationships: Design, Merchandising, Development, Buying.

Major Responsibilities·Interact with Design and Merchandising during proto development to achieve design standards.

·Supervise and Participate in the creation and maintenance of all PLM tech packs.

·Oversee the creation and maintenance of proto, sample and production status charts and reference books in conjunction with the compliance approval process.

·Direct block, proto and production fittings. Update all fit notes and revised size specs into PLM in a timely manner and pass to production team. Ability to clearly communicate pattern spec and fit changes through sourcing to offshore vendors.

·Supervise proto and sample review set up.

·Develop and set up in-house block library.

·Develop industry standard points of measurement, grade rules and tolerances and set up in PLM.

·Overseas traveling is required for this position 2 / 3 times per year

Criteria/Profile·10 years related work experience

·Knowledge of pattern making and garment construction

·AA or BA degree in fashion related major

·Strong organizational and follow up skills

·Professional, mature person with command presence.

·Excellent interpersonal skills

·Ability to work under pressure in a fast moving dynamic retail environment

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