Salary: The salary for this position will be competitive and commensurate with experience.
Job Summary: We are seeking a skilled Garment Technologist to join our clients team. The Garment Technologist will be responsible for ensuring that all products meet our high standards of quality and safety. The successful candidate will work closely with our design and production teams to ensure that products are developed and produced efficiently and effectively.
Manchester ( Hybrid Role )
Permanent, Full Time
To ensure that products meet the required delivery and agreed gross margin while maintaining quality and safety standards by providing administrative support to the Account Manager to ensure the critical path is maintained.
Attend Handover meetings
Check lab dips/strike offs and bulk fabric submissions and send to the customer for approval.
Be able to raise and amend orders on the internal system and notify country offices / factories as required.
Input data into the internal shipping spreadsheet for the production and warehousing departments.
Manage Customer and Licensor approvals to meet critical path.
Upon receipt of the contract from the customer, report any discrepancies to the Account Manager and once approved, notify the country offices / factories.
Ensure correct critical path and summary is sent to the customer as required.
Complete customer packaging requirements and send to factory.
Check licensor approvals and upload onto the system.
Liaise with the Licensing co-ordinator regarding the development and approval of licensor packaging.
To ensure all paperwork is kept up to date and filed accordingly.
Arrange and lead customer pre-production meetings
Gold Seal checking procedure – work with the Gmt Tech to ensure gold seals are correct and authorise shipment of goods.
Co-ordinate the checking and approval of invoices and packing lists and giving the authorisation to accounts for payment.
Update the containers on the water spread sheet
Work with the customer and 3rd Party warehouse to ensure the goods are booked and delivered as per agreed dates.
Dispatch goods off the system once dispatched by the warehouse.
Complete weekly dispatch report for your accounts and send to Production & Sourcing Director each Monday by 9am.
Ensure that all P/O’s and S/O are closed down once complete.
Observe all Company Rules, Standard Operating Procedures and Company Policies particularly in relation to Health and Safety, Harassment, Disciplinary and ICT Security.
To identify opportunities for improving the method of operation in your area of responsibility.
To implement improvements, which have been agreed with your Line
Salary – c£25k dependant on experience
Our client is seeking an Import Merchandiser to join there busy merchandising team! you will be proactive and highly organised you will thrive on the challenge of being part of a busy, fast moving department, working in closely with Account Managers. designers and Garment Technologists as well as with factories in the Far East.
Effective management of the critical in path in order to ensure timely deliveries of placed orders
Lab dip, strike off and size spec approvals
Price negotiations with factories
Daily liaison with off-shore sources, predominantly in the Far East
Regular communication with internal and external stakeholders, keeping them updated from order placement through to bulk production and final delivery
Excellent organisational, communication and IT skills are essential
You will be an Import Merchandiser with approx 3 years plus experience and have a background in supply of fashion.
Interested? Contact Angela
Salary £19k – £22k dependant on experience.
You will work directly under the Key Account Manager, assisting in general sales admin and and liaising with Key account buyers and merchandisers on all brands. Although you will be a part of the sales team, you will work across several ares of the company including merchandising and design.
General task are, but not limited to:Sales support.
Learning and understanding the Key account sell through reports and consolidating information from KPIs to inform the team.
Creating price lists for allocated brands, and being involved in the price negotiations with factory.
Creating buy selection sheets.
Making sure SMUs are delivered to accounts, comments and updates are passed onto sales manager and designers.