TEMPORARY HOMEWARES PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT
This much loved national business renowned for their multi product ranges is looking for an experienced Homewares PD/QA to join their department covering a range of products including but not limited to Homeware, Gifts and Accessories.
Experience in Hard Line goods is desirable!
*Working with your internal buyer and external suppliers your role will be to manage all aspects of QA and technical development.
*Liaise with off shore factories on all technical and quality issues.
*Monitor testing costs and constantly review the quickest and most cost effective companies to use for testing.
*Evaluate the quality systems and the ethical audits provided by vendors and suppliers.
*Liaise regularly with the in-house Q.A. department at the warehouse and, along with the team's buyers and merchandisers.
*Co-ordinate supplier reviews in order to evaluate supplier performance.
*You will ideally be operating as a Product Development or in a similar role with non-fashion product experience.
*A background of working in a fast paced environment.
*A skilled technologist who can adapt to various product areas.
*Excellent interpersonal, team working and communication skills.