Technical Manager - Luxury Menswear

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
London
Town :
LONDON, ENGLAND
Category :
Production - Quality
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Years experience :
5 to 10 years
Job reference n° :
KRTM234_1492677263

Company description

Stunning brand with a fantastic heritage

Job description

This is a fantastic opportunity for a technical manager within luxury menswear to join this wonderful Central London based brand.Reporting directly to the Collections Director you will be responsible for all Technical aspects of the critical path from placing bulk production orders to delivery to warehouse.
Responsibilities Include:
Knowledge of fabric testing-base fabric, bulk fabric and Safety Testing
Experience and strong knowledge and understanding of ethical and technical compliance desirable.
Comfortable with working with critical paths, communicating this internally and externally and ensuring all dates are met.
Knowledge of global fit variances and requirements
Understanding of global market labelling requirements
Dealing with pattern and construction queries and resolving issues
Strong pattern and fit knowledge essential as well as confident knowledge of garment construction and fit.
Oversee and manage technical review meetings, and work with PD and Sourcing based on the critical path calendar to set approval dates for sealing sample submission and production start-up.
Expert knowledge of manufacturing methods & machinery
Preventing, managing & resolving quality issues.
Management of Technical budget

Profile

As the Technical Manager for this fantastic Luxury brand you will need to display the following attributes:
At least 6 years experience with a background in Tailoring and Outerwear
Proven success in a technical role at a senior level in a luxury brand.
Multi-product Luxury Menswear
Experience in people management, training and development as will be responsible for overseeing 2 garment technicians.