Fabric Technologist

Location
East Midlands
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum + salary is agency guideline only
Posted
10 Oct 2016
Closes
07 Nov 2016
Ref
KS898728
Contact
Karina Shaw
Function
Technical
Job Type
Permanent
FABRIC TECHNOLOGIST - EAST MIDLANDS - SALARY NEGOTIABLE UPON EXPERIENCE

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced fabric professional, with people management experience to join a leading company.

YOU WILL:
- Steer the material selection process in-line with strategic brand & design direction.
- Monitor and manage all material developments (working together with Design and suppliers).
- Be responsible for initial material price negotiations with suppliers.
- Manage in-house and external testing and the lab dip approval process.
- Manage and approve production shipment samples.
- Manage fabric production issues.

YOU WILL HAVE:
- Excellent communication skills.
- Ability to interpret design intent and offer alternative solutions.
- Ability to accept and meet critical deadlines with good planning and organization skills
- Strong IT skills (e-mail, MS office).
- Experience within a fabric technical role.
- Knowledge of material types.

If you would like to know more about this exciting opportunity please email a copy of your CV in MS Word to karina.s@fashionpersonnel.co.uk