Product Development Garment Technologist

Location
East Midlands
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum + SALARY IS AN AGENCY GUIDE ONLY
Posted
29 Aug 2016
Closes
26 Sep 2016
Ref
CHG896009g
Contact
Claire Harker-Gill
Function
Technical
Job Type
Permanent
Product Developer

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an expanding supplier of licensed fashion who are looking for an experienced Product Developer to join their team in the East Midlands.

Salary: Competitive

The Role:
*Assisting with all aspects of product development with both the Customers and the Supply base.
*Manage all aspects of the Manufacturing process, ensuring that competent product packs are sent out to the supplybase and full details of the Sealing process are submitted.
*Ensure full understanding of supplybase capabilities and limitations which must include Garment, Fabric and Printing capabilities in line with the customers' quality requirements
*Overall responsibility for ensuring that all products are measured and reviewed prior to sending into the customer.
*Travel as and when necessary.
*Responsibility for advising the relevant Sales person of any issues pertaining to the customer quality, garment critical path, additions to the garments by the customer or the factory that have an impact on costings or Margin.
*Overall responsibility for correct print, embellishment, appliqué application, positioning on the garment, dimensions given to the factory and quality requested.
*Overall responsibility for Garment testing compliance to correct standards for all products and supplying the correct documentation.
*Ultimate responsibility for all fabric standards, set, approve and manage accordingly with the customer and the supply base.

You will:
*have previous experience in one or more of the following product areas - ladies, men's and children's jersey wear, nightwear and underwear.
*have knowledge of garment construction , fabrics, testing and current safety legislation
*be well organised and a good communicator.
*Knowledge of garment print techniques would be an advantage

Please send me a Word Document of your CV to claire.h@fashionpersonnel.co.uk
Tel: 01159 334 778