We've got a new & exciting international role to work for a large multinational company with world-class manufacturing facilities. They are looking for a General Manager - Technical across Womenswear & Girlswear wovens as well as denim in their Bangladesh Office.
You will be responsible for overseeing from conception to delivery fitting & pattern process to to ensure the quality of the product is as per customer satisfaction. You would need to provide technical advice and liaise with sample rooms, Merchandisers, Manufacturing Partners and other internal teams as needed.
Experience working across denim as well as use 3D design software e.g. Optitex, Browzwear or Apex is a requirement for this role.
Main Responsibilities will include:
- Good working knowledge and concept on design & product development with passion to achieve excellence in quality standards.
- Communicate with vendors/stakeholders to provide technical support on all technical issues.
- Provide technical advice to internal team on product quality, sample execution and fit related issues.
- Work closely with customers, merchandising teams and factories on the exact specifications for patterns and fitment to align with customer needs & specifications.
- All categories will be preferred but knowledge of including Women's & girls is required - denim, woven & knit.
- Handle all technical activities regarding fitting, garment construction, workmanship during pre-production and production.
- Ensure product quality meet the fitting technical requirements.
- Approve products fit sample and ensure it meets the company quality standards.
- Knowledge on of 3D Design Software e.g. Optitex and Apex, etc. will be preferred.
- Review factory size spec and grading and monitor improvement action.
- Minimum 8 years of relevant experience with 4 years as Garment Technician in girls/womenswear.
- A go getter with a positive mindset and can-do attitude.
- Team Player who is highly motivated and result driven.
- Strong communicator, pro-actively communicating with Merchandisers, Suppliers and Head Office staff.
- Able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with good attention to detail.
- Degree in Fashion, Clothing, Textile or Design is preferred.
- Good understanding of Gerber or lectra knowledge will be an advantage.
- Good working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, MS Office tools.
- Excellent command of spoken and written English is a must.