Knitwear Garment Technologist

Recruiter
Angela Harper Resourcing Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum dependant on exp
Posted
30 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity for a Knitwear Garment Technologist to join a growing Fashion Supplier. Our client are a established supplier to many key high street accounts and online retailers

Role:

·Work closely with design and product development teams to provide technical guidance regarding size specifications, fabric selection and garment construction.

·Develop fits and blocks for new ranges.

·Review of proto/design samples to ensure that they conform to size and design specifications.

·Organise and attend all fit meetings with customers.

·Prepare Spec and other comments and ensure that all information is effectively communicated to offshore production teams within agreed critical path timescales.

·Manage all aspects of the sealing process critical path.

·Prepare testing requirements schedules and manage testing report critical path.

·Travel to carry out fit meetings with retailers

·Work closely with offshore production teams to ensure that all production meet customers quality standards.

·Resolve quality assurance issues through effective communication with customers and offshore Production teams.

Skills:

·Minimum of 5 years for the Senior Garment Technologist role.

·Knitwear experience.

·Experience working with fashion and Key High Street Accounts

·Strong understanding of garment construction and the manufacturing process as well as grading and fits.

·Attentive to detail and accuracy.

·Highly organised with confident communication and administration skills and ability to manage critical path deadlines.

·Team player who enjoys working under own initiative as well as part of team.


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77383406