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Senior Garment Technologist – Fashion (TGN5022) – Excellent Salary DOE

Senior Garment Technologist – Fashion (TGN5022) – Excellent Salary DOE

Location: Manchester

Type: Permanent

Industry: Ladieswear

Job Ref: TGN5022

The Company:

An exciting opportunity for a Senior Garment Technologist to join a forward-thinking company who produce luxury ladies fashion ranges for a range of multiple stores and their own branded products.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the design, production, and merchandising team throughout the product development process.
  • Own and lead live fit sessions, working collaboratively with the design team to achieve the perfect product.
  • Creation of comprehensive, logical, and clearly written fit comments complete with supporting imagery and diagrams.
  • Communicating daily with a global supply base to ensure all products are manufactured to the required fit and quality standards.
  • Ability to prioritise workload to ensure critical business deadlines are achieved.
  • Approval of care labels and test reports.
  • Approval of production samples and AQL reports.
  • Ownership of departmental product returns, investigating high returning styles and bringing solutions to achieve company returns targets.
  • Develop junior members of the team to support progression within the department.
  • Support and educate suppliers to achieve consistent quality and fit across a global supply base.
  • Implement departmental projects to standardise and improve ways of working.
  • Work closely with the inbound QC team to improve quality and minimise customer returns.
  • Travel as required to visit the supply base and warehouse.


  • Previous experience as senior technologist is preferred but not essential.
  • Preferably a degree or similar within technical textiles.
  • Ability to fit accurately and at speed to ensure we are first to market with the latest trends.
  • Strong understanding of pattern cutting and garment construction, a pattern cutting background is preferred but not essential.
  • Attention to detail is key to maintain the brands quality standards.
  • An understanding of testing and compliance is essential.
  • Passionate about the product, customer focused attitude and commercial eye.
  • Must be organised and able to lead and work efficiently as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Desire to progress and grow within a team, taking on extra responsibilities where relevant.

What’s on offer?

  • Annual bonus scheme
  • 25 days of annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Extra day off for your birthday
  • Flexible working hours around core hours of 10-4
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Enhanced pension contribution
  • Enhanced maternity policy
  • 40% staff discount
  • Healthcare Cashplan
  • Free onsite gym
  • Social events
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