Assistant Product Developer/Garment Technologist - Coventry

Assistant Product Developer/Garment Technologist - Coventry

£ dependent on Experience
REF: 10821 AA
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Job Description

Assistant Product Developer/Garment Technologist  - Coventry - £ DOE

You will be working across a truly diverse range of womenswear/mens apparel, from sports and leisure to lifestyle and fashion for the highstreet.

Assistant Product Developer/Garment Technologist – The Job Opportunity

  • To ensure each customer's range is fit for purpose and meets expected standards
  • To improve and support innovative technical solutions and interpret design packs to improve product, quality, cost and speed of delivery
  • Responsible for creating detailed technical specifications and size charts
  • Measuring garments and fitting, sealing samples with customers and factories/suppliers
  • Handling approvals from concept to pre-production, actioning any comments
  • Communicate all technical information directly to the factory, and problem solving
  • Manage and advise all test reports
  • Update and manage client online submission sites/systems
  • Accountable for maintaining and managing the critical path

Assistant Product Developer/Garment Technologist – The Person Specification

  • A minimum of 12mths experience within a similar garment technologist/technical position or product developer role
  • Self-motivated and performance driven
  • Confident communication skills, the ability to effectively liaise with suppliers and manufacturers
  • Good technical knowledge of garment construction and garment fitting
  • Managing comments / approvals process for garments, fabrics and trims and feed back to supply chain
  • Previous fabric technical knowledge ideal for requesting lab dips and trims, working with mills/suppliers to request sampling/testing results
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet the critical path deadlines
  • Ability to manage own workload and be a team player
  • Confident Microsoft Office competency
  • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator skills would be desirable
  • Able to travel as required, dependent on experience level

Please apply with your updated CV to c.turner@peoplemarketing.co.uk

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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