Assistant Technologist - Swimwear & Underwear

19 Jul 2018
14 Aug 2018
Job Type

Our Client, a leading designer and supplier of cutting edge swimwear &  intimate apparel, is recruiting an Assistant Garment Technologist to work with their innovative team. An excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic Assistant Technologist to join a small but highly successful business.
Assistant Garment Technologist role:

  • Working on swimwear & underwear for major high street accounts in U.K., Europe & Australia
  • Overseeing and monitoring fitting process + pre-production samples.
  • Ability to manage several orders at once across several clients.
  • Liaising with factories (in the Far East)
  • Involvement in the continuous improvement of factories in the Far East including official auditing + ensuring they are complying with the clients measurements standards and making sure the garments have been altered by the clients requirements
  • Communicating any new client standards with the factories.
  • Manage all measurements and grading specs from clients to the factories
  • Approving grades and measurements so the factory can go into production.

The ideal candidate will have: 

  • Experience in a similar role working as an Assistant Garment Technologist is preferred. 
  • Highly motivated, able to prioritize + manage own workload + have a proactive approach to tasks.
  • High level of organization
  • Excellent attention to detail + the ability to work accurately under pressure
  • Excellent Excel skills + comfortable working with Mac
  • Good negotiation + problem solving skills
  • A confident + clear communicator at all levels internally + externally.
  • Experience of working with manufacturers in the Far East is beneficial
  • Ideally have either work placement or internship experience and a relevant fashion degree
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure

The applicant would ideally have a keen interest in women's intimate apparel + a love of the small business dynamic.

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