Luxury Garment Technologist

West London
Up to £24pph
Freelance

Create have teamed up with a Luxury women’s seasonal ready-to-wear fashion designer, who’s famous for strong colour use and creating modern silhouettes; becoming the epitome of 21st century femininity. They are in need of an experienced Garment Technologist, ideally someone with Womenswear – ready to wear, VIP and bridal knowledge. This role will require you to see out the full season, including PP sign off, fittings, QC and factory visits, whilst maintaining required quality levels.

About the role …

  • Creation of accurate garment construction for seasonal collections – engineered to support margin requirements and production capabilities.
  • Support design in the development of product maintaining required aesthetic integrity.
  • Participation in pre-production fittings and management of comments and size charts to pattern and production teams.
  • Accurate measurement of garments for fit meeting
  • Accurate management of software admin and data input – fit, construction comments and size charts.
  • Product management relating to technical specification
  • Creation of seasonal line list and maintenance of sealing tracker
  • Identification of and management of risk attributes within garments
  • Management of blocks and constructional quality standards
  • Support in the sealing process for production handover
  • Participation of creation and management of product standards and manuals
  • Identify opportunities for cost engineering improvement.
  • Involvement in pre-show / shoot activities

About you …

  • Degree level or similar
  • 3+ years of experience within an apparel or related industry
  • Knowledge of apparel construction & fit
  • Pattern cutting and grading skills would be an advantage
  • Manufacturing experience
  • Testing knowledge would be an advantage
  • PLM / PDM experience would be an advantage
  • MS office skills
  • Initiative and drive
  • Team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Organised and efficient

If you are interested in this role please submit your up to date cv

If this role interests you please click “Apply” alternatively please send your CV to millie@createrec.co.uk / melissa@createrec.co.uk