Junior Product Developer - Premium Apparel

Chesterfield Permanent
  • Competitive Salary
  • Progression Opportunities

About Our Client

A great opportunity for a Junior Product Developer - to join a contemporary & active apparel business in the Sheffield area. They are a Ecommerce & Wholesale company that have seen strong growth of the past 3 years. With offices in South Yorkshire, London and LA. Due to this they are looking for a Junior Product Developer to join the product team.

Job Description

  • Maintain and manage the critical path process, ensuring all details are kept up to date and feedback on changes are communicated to the team.
  • Liaise directly with the suppliers/factories.
  • Build strong relationships and communication within other business departments.
  • Assist fit and construction approval on allocated ranges throughout all stages of the Bulk Production process.
  • Maintain test reports.
  • Arrange and assist fit sessions with the relevant team members, design and wider areas of the business.
  • Responsible for the filing of all fabric/ lab dip/ trim submissions.
  • Responsible for returns information being collated back into the Development and Production team from other departments within the business.
  • Attend weekly team meetings.
  • A number of housekeeping elements, including sample tracking, updating department documents, DHL.
  • Adhoc business needs.

The Successful Applicant

  • 6 months plus experience with a background in product development and or/ as a garment technologist in a similar role within the fashion industry preferably for a Brand.
  • In-depth knowledge of apparel garment construction and the development process.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Capacity to multi-task and prioritize accordingly.
  • Team Player
  • Highly organised, methodical and process-driven.
  • Passion for delivering consistently high standards in all projects executed.
  • Must have experience dealing with offshore suppliers/manufacturers and a solid understanding of a critical path.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office.

What's on Offer

  • Employee Purchase Scheme with 50% off for employees.
  • Competitive Salary
  • Friend and Family Purchase Scheme with 20% off.
  • Access to Bupa Health insurance after 2 years.
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Close to transport links

Junior Product Developer - Premium Apparel

Junior Product Developer - Premium Apparel

Junior Product Developer - Premium Apparel

Lyndsey Sheridan
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+44 7970967003

Job summary

Job function
Business Support
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Consultant name
Lyndsey Sheridan
Consultant phone
+44 7970967003
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