Product Developer - Collaborations

Product Developer - Collaborations 

We're an ambitious brand, collaborating with some of the best designers and partners in the world. However, we're only as good as our employees and so we look to attract people who are passionate and with diverse experience.

You will be working on special projects and collaborations with external design partners. This includes both menswear and womenswear apparel

Key Responsibilities

  • Set up product packages to send to the factories – including all style information: product description / colors / materials / trims
  • Approve lab dips and strike-offs, communicating comments to each factory
  • Source fabrics and trims with the factories / fabric suppliers as per each designer’s request
  • Negotiate price with factories and ensure proto samples come in on time for fit meetings
  • Attend fit meetings with the garment tech to advise of any product details; updating the tech packs accordingly and communicating back to the factories in a timely manner
  • Responsible for ensuring salesman samples come in on time for the photoshoot and quarterly sales exhibition
  • Set up the style tracker with all product information and maintain the critical path.
  • Work closely with the marketing team on the sales brochure for each quarter.

About You

  • 2 year minimum experience in the industry as a Product Development Assistant / Product Developer or similar role
  • Technical understanding of garment construction to support the product development process
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritise and work well under pressure to quarterly deadlines
  • Positive and flexible team player
  • Confident communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Outlook essential
  • Proficiency in Powerpoint useful
  • Understanding of Illustrator useful but not essential

Hours and Benefits

We offer flexible working hours to all head office employees. Due to the current situation we are able to consider candidates that wish to work both remotely and in the office.

Our core shift hours are from 8am – 10:00am, i.e. employees can choose to work 8-4:30pm, 8:30-5pm,etc. plus early finish on Friday!

  • Pension scheme - 8.5% company contribution
  • Life insurance and Private healthcare
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Travel card loan
  • 25 days annual leave inclusive of Christmas shutdown day
  • Buy extra holidays
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Generous staff discount
  • Plus more

"Fred Perry believe in diversity and inclusion, we want you to know that your CV will be submitted anonymously and personal details will be hidden from hiring managers until the interview stage. We encourage you to remove any identifying information from your CV, such as address and date of birth before submitting your application."

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Perks & Benefits

  • Flexible working hours

  • 25 days holiday

  • Staff discount

  • Healthcare & Life Insurance

  • Buy extra Holidays

  • Cycle to work

  • Generous pension scheme

  • Plus more

Work With Us

Our head office is in the heart of London. It’s where everything happens from Design, Product Development, Marketing, Customer Service and Operations. We have over 200 shops around the world, from Manchester to Brighton, Paris, New York, Seoul and Tokyo to name a few. 

We’re an ambitious brand, collaborating with some of the best designers and partners in the world. But we’re only as good as our employees, so we look to attract people who are passionate with diverse backgrounds and experience. 

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