A fantastic new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Garment Technologist specialising in lingerie and swimwear to join one of the UK's most progressive and successful high street retailers within their womenswear department. This is a freelance position for 3 days a week.
As Garment Technologist, your responsibilities will include:
-Conducting pre-production meetings.
-Evaluating fabric mills and garment manufactures.
-Working closely with buying, ,merchandising and fabric technology teams and be the main point of contact for any issues with fabric reports.
-Maintain awareness of the latest trends and fabrics being used by high street retailers and brands.
-Train and mentor the Garment Technical team.
To be successful, you will:
-Be an experienced Garment Technologist with another successful retailer or lingerie fashion manufacturer.
-Have excellent technical knowledge, preferably in both lingerie and swimwear. Please note that a thorough knowledge and understanding of lingerie is essential.
-Be educated to degree level, preferably within Fashion textiles.
-Be self motivated with excellent communication skills.
-Have Far East travel experience.
If you are looking for a new challenge and would like to join a leading brand, to help drive them forward during the next phase of their success, please apply with an up to date CV.
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.