Production Assistant/Product Developer

Location
Leicestershire
Salary
Competitive dependant on experience
Posted
17 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Nov 2018
Ref
JB4282

The Client

Our client is a family owned, Licensed Garment supplier to the high street. They are currently recruiting for a Production Assistant/Product Developer to work with high street retailers and major supermarkets. 

Production Assistant/Product Developer  - The Role:

  • Co-ordinate with Design, Licensing & Production teams
  • Place new development requests with factory overseas
  • Follow up factory critical path & ensure dates are met with 
  • Be responsible for internal critical path & update retailers with status
  • Hold weekly meetings with factories in India, Turkey & China 
  • Help increase business with market research – identify best sellers, trends etc
  • Compile costings & help with raising purchase orders 
  • Help organise & attend meetings 

Production Assistant/Product Developer - The Candidate:

  • 3yrs+ of merchandising/production experience in apparel
  • Knowledge on fabrics, printing, garmenting, testing, trims – knitted
  • Good communication skills – verbal & written
  • Experienced in dealing with factories overseas
  • IT skills - MS office esp MS Excel, PLM (training will be provided), Illustrator (preferred)
  • Ability to deal with multiple data & a good eye for detail 
  • Knowledge of Licensing industry preferable 
  • Ability to measure samples/help QA preferable 

Production Assistant/Product Developer - The Package:

- Competitive depending on experience

Please note that due to the anticipated interest in these roles only short listed candidates will be contacted
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