Technologist

Recruiter
Great Little Trading Company
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity to join a growing specialist children’s retailer looking to fill a Technologist role. Our products range from beds and chairs to toys and duvet covers.

You will be responsible for ensuring that all our product development meets designated safety standards, as well as delivering high quality and functional product that is well designed, easy to assemble and responsibly sourced.

This is a real opportunity to make a difference to our business. We need someone with loads of enthusiasm, great attention to detail and a demonstrable record of success.

You should have at least 3 years’ experience of working in a related role for another retailer.

Working knowledge of some (not all) of the following is desirable:

·REACH Directive EC 1907/2006

·Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC

·EN71 Toy Safety Standards

·EU Timber Regulations

·Textile testing and performance standards

·Bed Testing Standards BS8509 and EN 747

Skills

The perfect candidate would demonstrate:

·Strong initiative and proactive ways of working

·Excellent communication skills

·The ability to organise and prioritise effectively in order to meet deadlines

·Able to interpret data and make decisions based on it

·Proficient use of Microsoft Word and Excel

·Strong attention to detail

·A customer focused approach

Overseas and UK travel will be required as part of the role.


Please note that only successful candidates who have been selected for interview will be contacted.


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