Garment Technologist

We continue to be a profitable global niche brand with strong values of integrity, personality and individuality!

We are recruiting for a Menswear Garment Technologist to join an established technical team. You will be based in our head office in Clerkenwell and reporting to the Head of Quality and Sustainability.

The Role

  • Advising key measurement and construction detailing to design/development packs to facilitate production of prototype samples
  • Measuring and fitting all samples during the development process in collaboration with designer and product developer
  • Updating product packages with comprehensive fit comments and sample feedback, providing technical instructions to the supply base.
  • Inputting to the critical path from proto sample to bulk production in conjunction with the product development and production Planning team.
  • Fitting and approval of bulk sealing samples, preparing graded size charts for production.
  • Reviewing base and bulk test reports of all fabrics and trims and approving wash care instructions
  • Updating the critical path from proto sample to bulk production, in conjunction with the product development and production planning team
  • Liaising with suppliers and factories in Asia and Europe during the production to ensure technical issues are supported with clear and timely decisions to ensure shipment dates are achieved.

About You

As the Garment Technologist, you will be working on the Mens authentic range, you will already be working at a similar level looking to broaden your technical knowledge within a brand environment

  • Strong technical knowledge of garments fitting, grading and construction
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role
  • The ability to effectively communicate across internal departments and external sources
  • Knowledge of fabric, lab testing and assessment of results
  • Ability to work in structured and timely manner under pressure within a team environment
  • Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook. (Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator would be useful)

Hours and Benefits

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

Fred Perry will never favor short-term gain if it in any way devalues the long-term strength of the brand. We offer a great salary and benefits here at Fred, not to mention a very generous staff discount and amazing pension contribution!

 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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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