We are currently recruiting for a Senior Garment Technologist to report in to the Womenswear Technical Manager and provide support to the Technical Team, based in our Central London Head Office. In return you will receive a competitive salary and excellent benefits!

The Role

As our Senior Garment Technologist you will be responsible for all Outerwear/Tailoring/Leather and Casual Trouser departments within REISS Womenswear division.

Responsibilities of our Senior Garment Technologist will include:

  • Ensure critical path is managed with regards to fitting, sealing and production of garments
  • Communicate technical queries and fitting details with suppliers
  • Approve test reports and care instructions
  • Drive seasonal block refresh amendments and manage the updates across supply base
  • Responsible for updating sample specifications, using comments and diagrams, from prototype to bulk production
  • Understand and maintain grading to ensure fit consistency of styles from prototype through to bulk production sign off
  • Manage the technical & professional development of Assistant Garment Techs within their category
  • Work closely with the Designers, Product Developers, Merchandisers and Buyers

Our Senior Garment Technologist will have the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in technical development of Tailoring/Outwear product is essential
  • Knowledgeable within fitting of tailoring, outerwear and casual woven is desirable
  • Knowledge of Gerber system is desirable
  • Understanding of pattern making and cutting
  • Well organised with strong time management skills
  • Attention to detail and strong communication skills- both verbal and written
  • Reliable and focused
  • Self-motivated and team-oriented

If you think you have the skills and experience required to start your story as our Womenswear Senior Garment Technologist, don’t miss out - apply now!