Product Development Assistant

London (Greater)
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Product Development Assistant, Product Developer, Junior Product Developer, Womenswear, Luxury, Multi product

Your new company

Hays Retail are currently working with a fun and vibrant, Luxury Fashion Brand to recruit for an experienced and skilled Womenswear Product Developer Assistant. You will learn from an experienced manager and have the ability to develop your skills and grow within the role.

Your new role

You will represent the brand image in your work and help to develop the product portfolio in order to drive the business forward.

  • Some experience in Product development with Womenswear
  • You will work with multi - product particularly jersey, shoes, and leather
  • Assist you manager in the entire end- to- end product development process from initial concept through to finished product.
  • Work closely with Asian factories and take up any admin tasks as necessary
  • You will be attending fits and sign off sessions, offering assistance to your manager
  • Meticulous attention to detail and organisation skills will be needed to manage the critical path ensuring no key dates are missed.
  • You will launch sketches with vendors
  • Good knowledge of garment construction and fabric qualities is needed
  • You will be able to work on multiple projects and balance changing priorities
  • Creative and commercially minded

What you'll need to succeed

  • A Fashion Degree or equivalent
  • A vibrant and colourful personality
  • Experience in a similar role or equivalent
  • The ability to communicate clearly and confidently with individuals of varying levels and backgrounds.
  • Must have experience of Womenswear
  • Demonstrable Technical ability is a must
  • Luxury experience
  • Be looking to move into a fun company that you can grow and progress in

What you'll get in return

  • An innovative and fun culture, with a welcoming and friendly team
  • Autonomy over your work and career development opportunities
  • The opportunity to work for an established brand with an exceptional reputation within the industry.
  • Excellent opportunity for progression and development

What you need to do now
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