Garment Technologist Knitwear

Location
London
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
30 Aug 2016
Closes
27 Sep 2016
Ref
SP-91158
Contact
Shelley Pinto
Job Type
Contract
We have a fantastic role with a successful Ladieswear supplier to some of the best known fashion retailers on the high street. Our client is looking for a Garment Technologist preferably with a background in knitwear but not essential. This role is a 6 month contract and is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

Duties of this role will include:

-  Participate in customer fit sessions to ensure accuracy of information and product
-  Anticipate the views, opinions, concerns and reactions of customers and others, and approach key individual in advance    to gain their support to ensure products are developed correctly and in line with the critical path.
-  Effectively manages the product approval process, clearly communicates to the Technical Director, Team, Factories and      Customers
-  Maintain a working knowledge of factory base ensuring that factory quality assurance procedures are in line with              customer requirements
-  Build strong relationships across the business
-  Takes responsibility in new situations that impact the team and embrace change
-  Manage and digest large quantities of information, whilst keeping sight of main objectives
-  Assist with the management of the critical path

Person requirements:

-  Must have supplier experience in womenswear
-  Must be a good communicator with customers, factories and colleagues
-  Must be able to work on your own initiative as well as within a team
-  Problem solver
-  Strong knowledge of garment construction