Tailor - London

Recruiter
trpRecruitment
Location
London
Salary
32000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a fantastic new opportunity for an in-store Tailor to work for a global premium brand who are opening their flagship store in central London. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to deliver a bespoke service to some of the brands most high-profile clients. This role reports directly into the Assistant Store Manager and Store Manager.

Main responsibilities will include:

- Responsible for fittings and alterations, working on a variety of fabrics including light and heavyweight
- Delivering the highest level of customer service, securing a loyal customer base by developing long term customer relationships
- Demonstrating excellent product and tailoring knowledge
- To minimise stock losses via alterations
- Maintaining the highest standards of tailoring in line with Brand standards within the store
- Use of industrial machines and over lockers

Person requirements:

- Previous hand tailoring and sewing is essential
- Passion for luxury and an interest in the retail and fashion industry
- Experience of working with intricate pieces
- Excellent attention to detail
- Excellent communication skills and experience of communicating with prestigious clients
- Knowledge of a second language (preferred, not essential)
- Ability to converse at all levels and handle clients timescales and expectations
- Strong organisational skills
- Ability to produce multiple pieces per day and working towards tight deadlines