Product Developer

Recruiter
Lucy Walker Recruitment Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
£18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Product Developer

Salary: £18-20,000 DOE

Location: Manchester City Centre

Job Reference: LA/900939


A vibrant Manchester based fashion company are currently looking for a Product Developer to join their busy team. The company currently supply to several leading UK brands and also to a vast array of companies globally.


The successful candidate will work closely with the creative director in all development duties including going through trends and assisting with shop reports.


Duties as a Product Developer will include:

* Organise fabrics

* Request sampling from overseas, and UK factories -be confident to liaise with buyers and factories

* Track all samples-(through critical path)

* Adapt styles with the designer and creative director

* Email the factories development requests

* Overlook the product development team

* There will be opportunities for travel with this role, as we have an office in Guangzhou (China).


Knowledge, skills and attributes required:

* A degree in Fashion & Marketing, Buying & Merchandising or similar

* The individual needs to be enthusiastic, confident, and able to work in a fast paced environment

* This would be a great role for someone who has just Graduated/ done a placement year/ got 1 years' experience.



Due to the amount of response we receive, unfortunately we are not able to give feedback to all individuals, if you have not heard back within 7 days please assume that you have not been successful for the role you have applied for.