Technologist/Senior Technologist

Covent Garden
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
For over 200 years Debenhams has been committed to attracting, retaining and developing the very best people in the industry to deliver the best experiences and products for our customers. We are constantly expanding in the UK, Internationally and Online and we need the best talent to help us achieve our goals!

Everyone is someone at Debenhams, who will you be?

Technologist/Senior Technologist

Division: Product Technology - various specialisms
Level: Junior Management - Middle Management
Location: London Support Centre, Regents Place, NW1 3FG.

This is an extremely exciting time to register your interest in Garment Technologist roles at Debenhams as you will contribute to our huge transformation period and play an integral part in delivering our overall strategy, ensuring we create the best garments for our customer.

We are interested in speaking to candidates who have experience in the following areas at a range of levels:










Please apply below to have your CV confidentially screened and talent-pooled by our in-house resourcing team so we can contact you when the perfect role becomes available!

What you will be doing…

Typical responsibilities may include:

- Daily responsibility for the fit/quality and safety of your product area; this involves working alongside UK based buying and design teams, as well as our international hub offices

- Cross divisional project work and support

- Test reports and graded specs

- Remaining aware of product innovations in the market place, and introducing to the product where appropriate

- Helping to develop knowledge base within our hub offices

- Approving products from proto sample stage into bulk production

- Guiding product design with fabric knowledge, garment construction and size specs (garment technologist roles)

- Communicate clearly all technical specifications to internal and external contacts in line with business requirements

- Attending fit meetings and auctioning comments

- Creating and develop accurate product specifications

- Monitoring the production of sample garments

What you will bring…

We would love to meet confident and motivated team players, ideally educated to degree level (or equivalent) in product/fashion technology or similar. You will also bring your awareness of external developments within your area and have an interest in learning new techniques. Please note, some travel may be required for these roles and we are keen to talk to candidates at a range of levels.

What you will get in return…
  • Up to 25% discount in stores and online
  • Access to external discounts and promotions through Perks@Debenhams
  • 34 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Interest Free Season Ticket Loan
  • Access to In-house Sample Sales
  • Early Finish Fridays on Pay Day
  • Subsidised Restaurant

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