Freelance Pattern Cutter

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
County :
Greater London
Town :
Category :
Production - Quality
Contract type :
Availability :
Part time
Salary :
£15 an hour (dob)
Experience :
2 to 5 years
Starting date :
MAY 2019

Company description

The brand focus is on creating original, modern, ageless and versatile tailored pieces. Superior attention to detail at the Atelier delivers quality that is self evident in the fabric, structure and design.

Unique fabrics are developed in house with emphasis on hand finished textiles.

The two founders work together to combine Eastern heritage and aesthetic with Western creativity, design and workmanship to build a new kind of international dynamic within a brand.

Job description

We are looking for a freelance pattern cutter to join TOMMY ZHONG from MAY 2019 for 2-3 days a week. Freelance or permanent basis available.

You will work closely with the designers interpreting designs from a mixture of draping, images and developing previous season patterns. You will be assist in fittings and note any alterations.

Skills required and duties:
5 years minimum industry experience working as a womenswear pattern cutter.
Must have up-to-date knowledge and interest of current fashion trends and styles.
Familiar with draping and flat pattern, in particular tailoring.
Being able to produce first patterns from sketches and amend patterns according to fitting notes.
Working closely with the designers to create patterns and prototypes.
Ensuring that all patterns are sealed to specification prior to production.
Experience with digitising patterns is a bonus


The ideal candidates:
Creative and initiative thinker
Good time management
Good use of own initiative
Self-motivated and able to priorities workload
Have experience working within a fast paced environment
Flexibility and hard-working
Excellent attention to detail and finishing quality standard
Can receive instruction well and communicate effectively