Garment Technologist

Garment Technologist

£ dependent upon experience
REF: 12137AA
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Job Description

Our client is a young, growing vintage inspired clothing & accessories brand recruiting for an experienced Garment Technologist to join their Team

You will be responsible for developing the technical function in the business, ensuring the fit and quality of a all garments throughout the entire process are consistent. 

Garment Technologist – The Role:

  • Work with creative lead on concept and agree best methods for required design
  • Create detailed tech packs & size specifications
  • Liaise with offshore suppliers and factories to build productive relationships, look for alternative sources of supply.
  • Manage fit and sealing process including protos and photo sampling to final approval for womenswear and accessories.
  • Establish a block/style guide and fabric library
  • Advise on fabric selection, quality, performance standards, risk assessment and care labelling. Implement fabric testing process
  • Monitor returns and process any claims
  • Manage Suppliers’ ethical and social compliance
  • Manage, update and clearly communicate critical path deadlines

Garment Technologist - The Candidate

  • Experience within a similar garment technical role is essential (min 3-5 years - womenswear and ideally accessories)
  • Self motivated, ‘can do approach’.
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of garment construction
  • A working knowledge of patterns would be desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal/communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize own workload and manage CP
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in EXCEL (Word, Office etc)
  • CAD knowledge is desirable

Please apply with your updated CV to c.turner@peoplemarketing.co.uk quoting our reference: 12137AA, or call the office for more details.           

If the email 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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