Garment Technologist - New Job Opportunity
Garment Technologist (Ladieswear Fashion Clothing)
Start Date: ASAP
Your new company
An established fast-fashion clothing supplier based in Manchester city centre who are continuing to expand now have an exciting job opportunity for a garment technologist to work across multi-product ladieswear. Working as part of a friendly professional team in an open plan office, you will have plenty of opportunity for career progression as the business continues to grow.
Your new role
In this role you will be leading fit sessions in-house, integrating the customer's technical fit related comments. You will be liaising with offshore suppliers in China, India and Turkey and UK to ensure quality standards are adhered to. Keeping a constant flow of communication between departments with the buying, design, merchandising teams. You will also be expected to advise buyers where cost price reductions can be made in fit sessions or other ways where pricing may be affected. This is a fast paced hands on role suited to an experienced technologist who can work autonomously but also integrate well with design and merchandising. You must also be proficient using CAD as you will support the merchandising / design team by producing detailed technical specs to send onto the factories.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have a minimum of 4 years experience preferably working in a similar role as an garment technologist within the fashion clothing sector. You will also ideally be available at short notice.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.
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