Temporary Childrenswear Technologist

Recruiter
QHQ Ltd
Location
Market Harborough
Salary
Day rate negotiable
Posted
18 Jan 2019
Closes
15 Feb 2019
Ref
100990
Sector
Childrenswear
Job Type
Temporary

My Client is looking for a temporary Childrenswear Technologist with an immediate start for a 1 month rolling contract. The position is ideally 5 days a week, but they may work with 4. The position is to cover multi product for childrenswear and will report into the Head of Technology.

Key Responsibilities include
1 Meet and exceed Technical department target: to constantly improve quality, fit and appeal of product to help increase sales and reduce returns.
2 Develop new or replacement products to the following specifications
Capable of meeting customer expectation of the brand in terms of fit and quality, within current regulations
3 Recommend new methods of construction, details and fit based on research gathered from comparison shopping of direct competitors, general high street and brands.
4 Respond to produce queries acting quickly when any issues within production occur
5 Develop knowledge of all regulations regarding specific product area
6 Review end of season returns information in order to act on any highlighted problem areas
7 Ensure all product put out for sale by the company is fit for purpose and legal
8 Ensure all suppliers have all information required in time to produce the range to the standard critical path analysis calendar.
9 Ensure garments fit across all sizes in range – be aware of grading and deviations from set grade rules. 
10 Develop a good understanding of fabric prices, product minimums, surcharges and lead times to maintain profit margins

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