Garment Technologist

Garment Technologist

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 11516 KK

Job Description

This multichannel, multi-product ladieswear fashion retailer is looking for a mid-level Garment Technologist. I am ideally looking for a hands-on Garment Tech from a womenswear fashion background and a passion for producing beautiful garments

Successful candidate will attend in-house fit sessions with Designers and accurately record comments. Furthermore they will ensure that throughout the sampling process all comments are efficiently passed back to the factories in a clear and concise manner. Role will involve working directly with offshore offices and suppliers.

Garment Technologist – The Role:

  • Working within a small team of garment technologists team, alongside the Designers
  • Conducting daily fit sessions with the design team where comments are made ready to send to various factories.
  • Produce clear and concise fit comments with supporting images/diagrams for Suppliers to follow
  • Produce size specifications at each stage throughout sampling.
  • Work with overseas factories keeping a good relationship with the suppliers.
  • When required communicate with the onsite warehouse with regards to specific processing requirements.
  • Carry out fabric testing for care label approvals.
  • Managing the critical path and high-lighting potential issues in a timely way.

Garment Technologist - The Person:

  • I am looking for a Garment Technologist, ideally with 2-3 years’ experience within a textiles/retail background.
    • Looking for someone with solid experience within womenswear fashion.
    • Excellent organisational skills.
    • Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
    • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work to tight deadlines.
    • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Excellent time management and organisational skills.

Please apply with your updated CV to a.ridler@peoplemarketing.co.uk quoting our reference: 11516 KK

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