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Product Developer / Merchandiser

Design & Product Development
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We are recruiting for a Product Developer/Merchandiser for well known, long established fashion  brand recognised for their classic, quality clothing and accessories. You will work as part of the brand wholesale team in a creative innovative environment.

Product Developer/Merchandiser – The Role
    • Manage the development critical path and problem solve as needed.
    • Liaise with suppliers regarding comments and approvals
    • Attend fit sessions, and liaise with suppliers.
    • Supplying manufacturers with information including bar codes and packaging. and ensuring they are correctly applied.
    • Approving artworks for care labels, barcodes and additional branding.
    • Managing salesmen’s pre-production and shipping samples.
    • Negotiating and recording discounts and upcharges agreed with suppliers along with all supplier terms.
    • Overseeing bulk deliveries and checking bulk production.
    • Recording and updating product information records, for warehouse and sales teams.
    • Maintaining ethical and quality reports on suppliers
    • Checking invoices for suppliers and approving them for payment
    • Communicating with freight forwarders to ensure deliveries are on track
    Product Developer/Merchandiser – The Person
    • Experience within a similar product developer or merchandise/production based role is essential.
    • Highly proficient IT Microsoft Office ie. Excel skills, and ideally a knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator
    • Good understanding of garment construction and awareness of costings
    • Ability to monitor and progress chase with factories, sampling and production.
    • Managing multiple tasks under pressure and to achieve deadlines.
    • Well organised and self-motivated.
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Confident communicator: strong written and verbal
    • Negotiation skills are essential.

    If this sounds like what you are looking for, please get in touch with an updated CV 

    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. Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.