Career Level Manager
Experience 3 Years
Industry Graphics Designing
Qualifications Degree Bachelor
• Responsible for ensuring all development and production samples conform to the standard required across fit, make, raw materials and sizing working closely with the Designer, Product Development and Production teams and factories in Portugal, Lithuania and Italy.
• Expertise in women’s luxury athleisure and active sportswear along with proficiency in MS Office and Adobe Illustrator is essential.
• Create technical and measurement specs and maintain grading and sizing rules for each garment type. Measure and review prototypes and size sets before fitting to ensure they conform to size and construction specifications.
• Conduct fit meetings and document sample comments.
• Communicate fit, quality and construction requirements to suppliers through sample comments. Maintain consistency of quality and fit across suppliers and throughout the product range. Coordinate all fittings from first proto through to final pre-production sample.
• Update tech packs (technology and measurement charts) on the ERP system (Zedonk). Run the wear-testing program.
• Organise and document wearer trials as needed and feed results back to the Design and Development team.
• Work closely with design, development and production to ensure products are risk assessed in a timely manner.
• Support Development and Production in analysing cost breakdowns from factories. Anticipate technical problems, plan and implement corrective action plan.
• Approve pre-production and SMS samples to ensure that product meets business expectations.
• QA/QC of production quality and measurements (in warehouse and potentially European factories from time to time).