Product Development Assistant

Manchester
Branded Apparel
Salary £16k-£18k

Product Development Assistant
Skills and Experience:

Our client is currently looking for a Junior PD with skills on clothing production, quality and critical path. you will ensure that deadlines are met & that samples are delivered to schedule.

The ideal candidate will need to have 1 year minimum experience in Product Development or related job role.
Graduate Calibre – with a degree in Fashion or Clothing design or technology
Experience of working and liaising with Far East factories and suppliers
Great interpersonal and organisational skills.
Good problem solving through product engineering. Analytical approach and ability to prioritise workload
Excellent personal presentation and a confident phone manner
The ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines in a busy Product Development department.
A fast learner
Fluent English both written and spoken
Self motivated and information seeking
MS Office to an intermediate level, particularly working with Excel and Word.
A working knowledge of illustrator & PDM or similar software packages is advantageous but not essential
We would consider a graduate with a Garment Technology or Product Development placement from Head Office or Supplier side.

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