Product Developer / Designer

  • Location:

    Bolton, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Fashion

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25,000+

  • Contact:

    Halecroft Recruitment Ltd

  • Contact email:

    register@halecroftrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    89

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Lydia Whitelegg

  • Expiry date:

    2020-12-03

Our client is looking to recruit a Product Developer / Designer to work alongside the Creative Director & Development Team to assist and develop the clothing; both from a functional level but also from a design perspective.

Hours: 9 - 5 Mon - Fri

Role requirements:

  • Assist with the development of product ranges across the brand
  • Management and handling of incoming samples and reviewing alongside the design team.
  • Oversee the sample process - lab dips, strike offs, red seals, and gold seals
  • Using Adobe to create tech & trim packs from initial designs
  • Quality checking orders
  • Liaising with suppliers / factories
  • Production planning - including working to a critical path.
  • Ensuring adequate cloth, trims and components are held to cover current and future orders.
  • Attending fit meetings
  • A passion for fashion – product testing will be required
  • An understanding of technical fabrics and manufacturing techniques
  • An understanding of pattern development
  • Experience working within this space or similar brands.
  • A can-do attitude prepared to get stuck in with a fast growing but small team environment

Essential skills:

  • Adobe Suite
  • Organised to meet deadlines
  • Previous experience working as a Product Developer / Designer is required