Up to £22 per hour
2 days a week in house
Create have teamed up with a Luxury women’s ready-to-wear fashion designer whose famous for creating striking brocade cocktail dresses and floor-sweeping lace gowns in vivacious prints and fine fabrics. They are in need of an experienced Gerber Grader to work in there East London studio 2 days a week.
A studio-based role with daily communication with internal departments; Pattern room, Production, Product Development (inc Technical), Sample Room and Design. The Grader will grade patterns in order to deliver the collection and required sizing to market within the required deadlines. Reporting into Production manager.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Working closely with creative Pattern Cutters and Technical team to grade patterns whilst maintaining the aesthetic of the sample size garment
Participation in SMS and PP fittings
Involvement in seeking resolutions to fit issues alongside the Technical team when required after size14 PP fitting
Grading patterns to production ready status, ensuring all details are thoroughly checked prior to manufacturer handover
Costings using GERBER marker making module
Managing production sealing deadlines
Working closely with Production department to resolve any grading queries during the production process
Supporting creative Pattern Cutters during sample send outs within a development season with regards to repeat styles
Degree level or similar
4+ years of experience as a Grader
3+ years of experience of GERBER software is essential V10
Strong knowledge of sizing, alteration and fit
Experience as Pattern Cutter is advantage
MS office skills
Initiative and drive
Good communication skills
Organised, efficient and critical path
If you are interested in this role please submit your up to date cv.
Unfortunately, due to high volume of applicants only successful candidates will be contacted on this occasions.
If this role interests you please click “Apply” alternatively please send your CV to Sorcha@createrec.co.uk.