Product Developer - Sportswear Brand

London (Central), London (Greater)
Competitive salary negotiable DOE
25 Sep 2018
23 Oct 2018
Job Type

This expanding online sportswear retailer is seeking a Product Developer to join their close-knit team. The company has grown from a specialist e-commerce retailer into a sportswear company providing ranges for men, women and children, and are currently implementing plans for growth both nationally and internationally.

Working closely with your colleagues on the Product Team, and reporting to the Head of Development, the role will include:-

  • Create seasonal critical paths for new developments and re-orders)
  • Track all submissions in line with current CP, PC and WIP (samples and all other submissions)
  • Chase suppliers for submissions (garment samples and all other submissions)
  • Review all lab dips, strike offs, trim developments, bulk fabrics, bulk trims, and approve/reject in-line with critical path dates
  • Review all pre-production samples
  • Work with Production Manager to ensure all critical path dates are met
  • Update tech pack/workbook as necessary
  • Work with the team as a whole to continually improve current/existing styles and update tech packs/workbooks

The ideal candidate would have:-

  • Experience of working in a similar role with sportswear
  • Strong organisational capabilities, with the ability to juggle multiple tasks and priortise workload
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Strong numerical skills and high attention to detail
  • An affinity for teamworking and collaborating with colleagues
  • Problem-solving abilities – flexibility and adaptability
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure

As part of a close-knit hardworking team, this is a great opportunity for a candidate who is ambitious and passionate about product to play an integral part in the ongoing success of this young brand. The role offers huge potential for growth; salary is negotiable dependent on experience.