Product Manager - Ladieswear

JJH Fashion Recruitment
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a ladieswear manufacturer with over 30 years experience within the fashion business, is currently seeking a Product Manager to join their expanding team.

They supply high quality ladies wear, to the better end of the retail market in the UK. This includes coats, jackets, trousers, skirts, dresses and blouses (structured and unstructured).

This is an amazing opportunity to join this company in a brand new position.The rolewould sit between design, fabric sourcing and the gmt technical dept working on specific complicated product development to resolve issues with how garments could be constructed in bulk.

Job Brief:

Identifying machinery possibly required and sourcing.

Raising concerns and working with Fabric Technologist/Gmt Tech to resolve issues at the development stage - not when production is about to start

Work alongside the designer to ensure the company is ahead of their competitors on modern / new finishes / styling and establish how they can do them by actioning trials / sourcing etc.

We are looking for a candidate who is able to get hold of a sketch, identify any problems and solve them at sample stage by excellent communication around the teams and with factory off-shore.

This person will need to be able to get on with everyone and have a lot of drive for when they come up against brick walls.

The job spec is flexible, with this being a new position the correct candidate can help to make sure the job spec works!!

Experience working with factories in Romania, Macedonia and the Far East

This is a really exciting time to join this company and a really great company to join.

We regret that due to high volume, only successful candidates can be contacted

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