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Technical Manager

Job Title: Technical Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91470
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2013 11:08

Job Description

This leading multi-national UK fashion house is looking for a Technical Manager to join its prosperous team. As a Technical Manager your principal accountabilities will be being in charge of the entire Womenswear range, overlooking the Product Development and Supplier Management whilst managing your [Garment Technologist](/searches/garment-technologist-jobs) team. Your role will be to ensure the efficient management of the production process in order to maintain the companies standard of fit and quality expected by the customer within a commercial time scale. Your additional responsibilities will include managing the external fit model and managing the quality control process of the accessories range. To succeed in this role you will have the following personal qualities: * Attention to detail and a very high level of accuracy * Excellent communication skills * Proactive with problem solving and able to work on own initiative * Able to foresee problems and prevent them * Able to challenge when necessary * Adaptable in a fast paced environment Your Key Skills and Experience: * Knowledge of Pattern Cutting * In Depth Knowledge of fabric testing and test reports * Relevant Degree or equivalent qualification * Understanding of all product categories and their construction and knowledge of relevant retailing and manufacturing requirements * Experience with working with factories and suppliers in Europe, Middle East, Bali, India and the far East * Excellent time management skills * Ability to determine and define new product standards as needs dictate If this sounds like the ideal job role for you please apply now!