As the Head of Technical, you will be pivotal in overseeing and enhancing the technical aspects of the active sport, swim and leisurewear ranges. You will maintain product quality, fit, and performance, exceeding customer expectations and driving satisfaction. Your expertise will be crucial in guiding and providing technical direction to specialised teams and collaborating with cross-functional teams to achieve sensational product ranges.
A leading foreign-owned high-quality activewear and swimwear manufacturer catering to the leisure/lifestyle and performance markets. They are a prominent fashion and apparel industry player with a passion for innovation and a commitment to excellence.
- Ensure overall product quality, fit, and performance will exceed customer expectations
- Lead Fit and Garment Technologists in addressing customer needs and closely collaborate with the Sampling and Manufacturing teams
- Play a vital role in all technical aspects of production, guiding to achieve and maintain the required quality
- Collaborate and support the Innovation and Product Design teams to create cutting-edge ranges
- Explore and develop alternative product creation methods, such as laser, ultrasonic, adhesive, and bonding technology
- Assess and determine the performance and compatibility of fabrics and components used
- Audit and participate in manufacturing processes to ensure seamless alignment from product design to mass production
- Establish and manage a robust system for maintaining clear and concise records of all procedures and technical developments
- Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design, Apparel Engineering, Textile Technology, or a related field.
- Proven experience in a leadership role within the apparel industry, focusing on technical aspects and product quality.
- Strong knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, and fit assessment.
- Familiarity with innovative product creation techniques, such as laser cutting, ultrasonic welding, and bonding technology.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
- Demonstrated ability to solve technical challenges and implement process improvements.
Why Work With Us:
- Cutting-Edge Innovation: we embrace the latest advancements in technology and product creation methods, ensuring that our offerings remain at the forefront of the market.
- Product Diversity: Our extensive range of activewear and swimwear caters to a wide range of customers, from fitness enthusiasts to professional athletes, allowing you to work on diverse and exciting projects.
- Customer-Centric Approach: We prioritise customer satisfaction, constantly striving to exceed expectations and deliver products that resonate with our clients and end-users.
- Collaborative Environment: Our team comprises passionate and talented individuals who collaborate closely, sharing ideas and expertise to create exceptional products.
- International Presence: As a foreign-owned company, we have a global presence, allowing you to gain exposure to international markets and trends.
- Professional Growth: We believe in fostering the growth and development of our employees, providing opportunities for learning and advancement within the organisation.
- Ethical and Sustainable Practices: Sustainability is at the heart of our operations, and we are committed to ethical practices, ensuring a positive impact on the environment and the communities we serve.
Join the Team:
We would love to hear from you if you are a forward-thinking, technically skilled individual with a passion for product excellence. To apply, please submit your updated resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and achievements in the fashion and apparel sector. We look forward to receiving your application!APPLY NOW