Account Handler / Lingerie Designer

Location
London
Salary
Competitive salary, dependant on experience
Posted
04 Oct 2016
Closes
01 Nov 2016
Ref
JR3777
Function
Design
Sector
Lingerie
Job Type
Permanent
Our client is a highly successful lingerie supplier to some of the UK’s leading high street retailers and Brands. They are looking for an Account Handler/Lingerie Designer to join their team in London. Account Handler / Lingerie Designer - The Role: • Working with lingerie, up to size KK. • Sourcing and Fabric development. • Processing packs for costing and sealing • Costing and price negotiations with both factories and customers • Attending weekly fit sessions, making pattern amendments • Managing the whole sealing process • Attending seasonal pre-production meetings • Ensuring agreed critical path dates are monitored and maintained • Pattern cutting design work. • Extensive use of CAD, daily. Account Handler / Lingerie Designer- The Candidate: • Previous experience within a similar role would be beneficial • Ability to problem solve and direct factories and suppliers to achieve quality standards and on-time delivery • Strong communication skill and the ability to drive sales and build positive business relationships • CAD Experience essential • Pattern cutting skills essential • A minimum of 1-2 yrs commercial experience would be preferred • Must have a true understanding of the technical side of lingerie • Pattern cutting and grading experience would be beneficial • Must have a make it happen attitude Account Handler / Lingerie Designer - The Package: - Competitive dependant on experience Please note that due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be considered