Junior Childrenswear Garment Technologist

  • Job Reference: JR4199
  • Date Posted: 24 April 2018
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jo Raynor
  • Email: info@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client is a well established importer of babywear and childrenswear, successfully supplying many high st retailers with a full range of product. They have been established over 60 years and provide a comprehensive service ranging from design through to delivery.

They now have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Garment Technologist to join their team managing the retail accounts from development onwards, working closely with the customers and overseas factories. A small amount of CHILDRENSWEAR EXPERIENCE IS ESSENTIAL with knowledge of current legislation.

Junior Garment Technologist - The Role:

  • Reporting to the Technical Manager and working along side the Account Managers.
  • Risk assessment on all confirmed orders.
  • Leading the fit process and organising regular fit meetings with the customers.
  • Maintaining and updating accurate customer records.
  • Working closely with the factories ensuring accurate and concise comments are communicated and followed through.
  • Test report analysis and submission to customers and understanding fabric performance requirements.
  • Managing critical path to ensure lead times are maintained.
  • Analysis of inspection reports prior to shipment release
  • Follow up of AQL and customer return issues.

Junior Garment Technologist - The Candidate:

  • A minimum of 1 years experience in a similar role within retail or supplier environment.
  • A degree or equivalent qualification in Clothing Technology.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, Excel and Outlook.
  • Good communication skills, using own initiative and be self driven.
  • Organisational skills and be innovative with a proactive approach to problem solving.

Junior Garment Technologist - The Package:

  • Competitive salary.

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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