We are seeking a dynamic and detail-oriented Garment Merchandiser to join our team. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in managing the end-to-end process of garment production, from concept to delivery. The Garment Merchandiser will collaborate with various departments to ensure timely and cost-effective production while maintaining high-quality standards. This role requires a keen understanding of trends, strong communication skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Garment Merchandiser - Responsibilities:
- Collaborate with designers to understand and interpret design concepts.
- Source materials and accessories required for garment production.
- Work closely with suppliers and manufacturers to develop prototypes and samples.
- Create and manage production schedules to ensure timely delivery of garments.
- Monitor and track production progress, addressing any delays or issues that may arise.
- Coordinate with production teams to optimize workflow and efficiency.
- Implement and maintain rigorous quality control processes.
- Conduct regular inspections of samples and production batches.
- Collaborate with quality assurance teams to address and resolve any quality issues.
- Negotiate pricing and terms with suppliers and manufacturers.
- Monitor production costs to ensure adherence to budgetary constraints.
- Identify opportunities for cost-saving measures without compromising quality.
- Serve as a liaison between design, production, and other relevant departments.
- Communicate effectively with suppliers, manufacturers, and internal teams. Provide regular updates on production status and address any concerns promptly.
Garment Merchandiser - Qualifications:
- Proven experience as a Garment Merchandiser or in a similar role within the fashion industry.
- Strong understanding of garment production processes and quality control.
- Excellent negotiation and communication skills.
- Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Proficient in Microsoft Office and industry-specific software.
- Knowledge of current fashion trends and market dynamics.
- Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
- Professional development opportunities
- Employee discounts on company products
- Positive and inclusive work environment
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