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Assistant Product Developer / Garment Technologist

Listing ID: 723572

Assistant Product Developer / Garment Technologist

Type of Position: Permanent Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: People Marketing
Location: Coventry, Warwickshire, West Midlands, UK
Hours: Full Time
Experience: 1 to 2 years
Reference Number: 10821 AA
Salary: £ dependent on Experience
Twitter Handle: @peoplemarket1ng
Deadline: 27th September 2017
Ad Expires In: 1 week 2 hours
About: People Marketing Fashion Recruitment (est. 1989) is a boutique recruitment agency specialising in the fashion & lifestyle industry.
We recruit for a diverse range of vacancies in the UK and internationally, including jobs in design, technical, quality, sourcing, production, sales, buying & merchandising and ecommerce.

The majority of our consultants have first-hand industry experience, and our team are passionate and knowledgeable about the industry and the individuals who work in it. We have an extensive network of candidates built up over the last 25 years.
We have an impressive client list of retailers, brands and suppliers within fashion & textiles.

We are proud of our reputation for providing a high quality personalised service, and for placing the right candidates in successful long term career opportunities. Our business continues to grow through recommendations from candidates and clients.

Assistant Product Developer / Garment Technologist Job in Coventry - Womenswear / Menswear apparel 

About the role:

You will be working across a truly diverse range of womenswear/mens apparel, from sports and leisure to lifestyle and fashion for the highstreet.
 

Assistant Product Developer / Garment Technologist – The Job Opportunity

  • To ensure each customer's range is fit for purpose and meets expected standards
  • To improve and support innovative technical solutions and interpret design packs to improve product, quality, cost and speed of delivery
  • Responsible for creating detailed technical specifications and size charts
  • Measuring garments and fitting, sealing samples with customers and factories/suppliers
  • Handling approvals from concept to pre-production, actioning any comments
  • Communicate all technical information directly to the factory, and problem solving
  • Manage and advise all test reports
  • Update and manage client online submission sites/systems
  • Accountable for maintaining and managing the critical path 

Assistant Product Developer/Garment Technologist – The Person Specification

  • A minimum of 12mths experience within a similar garment technologist/technical position or product developer role
  • Self-motivated and performance driven
  • Confident communication skills, the ability to effectively liaise with suppliers and manufacturers
  • Good technical knowledge of garment construction and garment fitting
  • Managing comments / approvals process for garments, fabrics and trims and feed back to supply chain
  • Previous fabric technical knowledge ideal for requesting lab dips and trims, working with mills/suppliers to request sampling/testing results
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet the critical path deadlines
  • Ability to manage own workload and be a team player
  • Confident Microsoft Office competency
  • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator skills would be desirable
  • Able to travel as required, dependent on experience level 

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.


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