Product Technologist

Recruiter
u&i Recruitment Ltd
Location
Leicestershire
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999, £20,000 - £29,999
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company

Our client, a leading supplier to the high street for leather and synthetic accessories requires a Product Technologist to join their successful team.

Product Technologist - The Role:

  • Ensure testing standards are met as per customer requirements
  • Attend development and fit meetings when required
  • Attend critical path meetings and keep technical update logs for each account
  • Provide clear and concise written documentation ensuring workbooks are maintained throughout the sealing process
  • Deal promptly with all specification queries from overseas manufacturers ensuring all details are recorded, kept updated and relayed back to factories within the agreed timescales
  • A working knowledge of Social and Ethical compliance will be introduced to the successful candidate

Product Technologist - The Candidate:

  • Applicants must have a proven background within a technical position (a minimum of 1-2 years relevant experience)
  • Knowledge of Sedex is desired but not essential
  • Able to demonstrate pro-active thinking, problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Able to work independently, using your own initiative within a busy environment
  • A confident communicator, able to liaise with people at all levels, internally and externally
  • Well organised, able to prioritise workloads and to critical path deadlines
  • Happy to undertake overseas and domestic travel if necessary

Product Technologist - The Package:

  • Depending on experience

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.