Womenswear Garment Technologist

Recruiter
Q HQ Limited
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
£30,000 per annum
Posted
30 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a well known value fashion retailer, is looking for a Womenswear Garment Technologist to join their established technical team. This is an excellent opportunity for a Womenswear Garment Technologist with experience from either a retail or supplier background to work with a leading British Retailer.
Key Garment Technologist Responsibilities include:
  • Delivery of clear, on time, concise product specifications that define legal, technical and manufacturing specifications.
  • Ensure that suppliers are adequately briefed in order to produce right first time samples at all stages of the development process.
  • Contribution to constant product improvements through ongoing technical research and competitive analysis.
  • In collaboration with other stakeholders, manage the agreed critical path so contracted delivery dates are achieved.
  • Returns analysis including resolving all issues and to advise product teams and supply base accordingly on recommended course of action.
  • Deputise for Technical Manager as required, exercising agreed levels of authority.

Garment Technologist Candidate attributes and experience:
  • Must have proven experience within a similar role and a passion for fashion and product innovation.
  • Relevant degree level qualification.
  • Thorough knowledge of production processes, including production and quality management.
  • Good organisational and prioritising skills.
  • Good level of computer and systems literacy.
  • Ability to travel, within the UK, Europe and Asia.

For more information about our current Garment Technologist job opportunities please contact us on 0845 226 8323 or visit our website www.q-hq.com You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77392772