Cheshire – Salary upto £28k
Our client is a reputable global ladieswear fashion clothing company who have continued to expand at a rapid pace have an exciting job opportunity for a Import Merchandiser to join the team. You will work alongside a team of merchandisers reporting to the head of merchandising. They are looking for a pro-active, hardworking individual who has a hands-on approach to merchandising and the business in general. You must be confident in proposing business critical decisions which will benefit both the customer and the profitability of the company. You must be capable of handling multiple accounts at once, able to deal with rapidly changing priorities.
Key responsibilities and requirements:
Managing day to day contact with key accounts and respond promptly to communications and taking appropriate actions to ensure all customer needs are met.
Salary c£21k Key duties for this position will include:
Evaluating the workmanship, quality and construction of garments
Testing of garments and trims
Preparing and updating garment specs
Liaising with customers
Approving Pre Production and Production samples to a commercial standard
Developing care labels that meet regulation standards
Areas – Mens T-shirts, Sweats, Shirts, Knits and Ladies Knits
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What are we looking for
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Knitwear Garment Technologist to join this expanding supplier. You will work closely with internal teams as well as the factories and customers.
•Ensuring all products are safe, legal and fit for purpose What skills do you need
•Womenswear or Menswear experience on knitwear. Working closely with Knitwear Design team.
• Experience within Garment and Yarn technology
• Ability to build relationships at all levels both internally and externally with factories and customers.
• We’re looking for someone who is methodical, passionate and very organised
• Individual should show commercial acumen and understanding
• Commercial understanding of the specific market and experience of working with a global supply chain.
• Effective negotiating/influencing skills
• Innovative and analytical thinking – seeking opportunities, and problem solving when needed.
• Solution and delivery focused
• Ability to work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
Neg Salary dependant on experience. Our client is a supplier of quality ladies knitwear to the high street and online market. with a trend lead and commerical handwriting for the high street you will workon a variety of accounts for the fashion forward retailer. Experience of designing within a well-established, commercial apparel Supplier or would consider retailer. Experience working within a knitwear department with a good level of technical knowledge on yarns, knit gauges and structures. Experienced working within a team in a fast and varied environment. Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Excel required as minimum. The ability to communicate appropriately and effectively at all levels across all functions of the business. Great presentation skills and the confidence to deliver own ideas to the business