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Assistant Footwear Technologist

Job Title: Assistant Footwear Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92988
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.29021.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 26, 2013 13:42

Job Description

This leading UK brand requires an experienced Assistant Footwear Technologist to join their Head Office on a contractual basis. The Assistant Footwear Technologist will be working across Womens casual Shoes. As Assistant Footwear Technologist, your responsibilities will include: * Working alongside the Buying departments to develop products and ensure the quality standards meet customers and business expectations. * Producing technical specifications for the designated product area, ensuring the suppliers fully understand and apply instructions. * Approving and maintaining the critical path. * Ensuring manufacturing costs are kept to a minimum whilst maintaining brand level. * Monitor customer returns issues and ensure corrective action is taken where required. To be successful, you will: * Have technical experience with another retailer or supplier. * Be educated to degree level or equivalent. * Be passionate about your chosen career within Retail. * Have excellent communication skills across a variety of people. If you are an experienced Assistant Footwear Technologist who is looking for a challenging and rewarding role for a leading retailer, please apply immediately! We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.