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Account Manager
£
35000
35000
annum
35000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
Watford, Hertfordshire

One of our clients, an established supplier to supermarkets, high street retailers and fast fashion brands, is currently looking for an Account Manager to come on board to work across their Men's Jersey department. If you have at least 3 years' experience working in the same role for a UK based supplier and are looking for a new challenge, this could be a great opportunity for you!

The Role:

  • Reporting in to the Key Account Manager, work closely with the Design team to develop product according to Buyer requirements

  • Work extensively to research and develop fabric

  • Liaise with the Far Eastern factories to negotiate costs, manage margins and confirm orders

  • Meet with Buyers, to showcase new products and close sales

  • Troubleshoot any production issues and find quick and efficient resolutions

  • Manage the critical path with the support of merchandising teams to ensure all specific requirements are adhered to

The Ideal Candidate:

  • At least 3 years' experience working as a Junior/Account Manager for a supplier to the UK high street

  • Experience working with Far Eastern factories and with Men's Jersey; must have an interest in product development

  • Diligent, meticulous and able to work in a fast-paced environment maintaining a high standard of efficiency

  • Excellent negotiation skills and a decisive character

  • Confident, tenacious and willing to learn

What you will get in return:

  • £35k, dependent on experience

  • A progressive opportunity to work with an established global supplier


Up to £35000 per annumVIEW JOB

Operations Administrator
£
25000
28000
annum
28000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

Key Responsibilities:

Raising purchase orders on SAP and sending them to external suppliers.

Updating purchase order information and sales texts on SAP according to each brand's text requirements.

Updating shipment information weekly , monitoring and confirming costs.

Arranging shipments to and from the Assay office for hallmarking.

Goods Receipt process on SAP to bring articles into stock.

Receiving supplier invoices, and passing them to Finance for payment.

Implementing the Return-to-Vendor processes on SAP for product returns. Arranging shipments and shipping documentation.


£25000 - £28000 per annumVIEW JOB

Operations Administrator
£
25000
28000
annum
28000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

Key Responsibilities:

Raising purchase orders on SAP and sending them to external suppliers.

Updating purchase order information and sales texts on SAP according to each brand's text requirements.

Updating shipment information weekly , monitoring and confirming costs.

Arranging shipments to and from the Assay office for hallmarking.

Goods Receipt process on SAP to bring articles into stock.

Receiving supplier invoices, and passing them to Finance for payment.

Implementing the Return-to-Vendor processes on SAP for product returns. Arranging shipments and shipping documentation.


£25000 - £28000 per annumVIEW JOB

Production Manager
£
45000
55000
annum
55000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
South West London, London

I have an exciting and urgent opening for a Production Manager, with at least 8 years' Production or Product Development experience, to join a prestigious Luxury label. Our client is an established Ladies Designer brand for the discerning, refined woman and have an intimate team based in their South West London studio.

The Role:

  • Responsible for overseeing the whole critical path, from concept to delivery

  • Management of budgets, including sampling, cost negotiation of products and warehousing whilst managing expectations and accounting for any fabrication/QC issues in production

  • Co-ordinating all sample fit meetings and manage the schedule to attain efficiency and minimise any potential delays

  • Work closely with suppliers to negotiate all raw material and finished goods costs and report back seasonally on this as well as on quality and delivery assessments

The Ideal Candidate:

  • At least 8 years' experience working in a similar role for a CMT Women's Luxury brand

  • Diligent and organised with strong negotiation skills and the ability to maintain long term relationships with existing suppliers

  • Able to work in a hands on, demanding environment

  • Pattern making experience is desirable, but not essential

What you will get in return:

  • Salary of £45-£55k, dependent on experience

  • Work closely with the Designer on fabric research, attending trade fairs and autonomously managing the Production process


£45000 - £55000 per annumVIEW JOB

Production Coordinator
£
30000
35000
annum
35000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London


Our client is a modern design-focused contemporary menswear brand based in central London. They have an exciting opportunity for a Production Coordinator to join their intimate team to work alongside the Production Manager.

The Role:
Responsible for overseeing the whole critical path, from concept to delivery
Management of budgets, including sampling, cost negotiation of products and warehousing whilst managing expectations and accounting for any fabrication/QC issues in production
Coordinating all sample fit meetings and manage the schedule to attain efficiency and minimise any potential delays
Manage the production process with suppliers to ensure there are no issues in fabric development
Work closely with suppliers to negotiate all raw material and finished goods costs and report back seasonally on this as well as on quality and delivery assessments


The Ideal Candidate:
Diligent, organised and strong negotiation skills
Computer/Digitally competent, proficient in MS Office, Google drive, Windows etc
Experienced in sourcing fabrics, trims and manufacturers
Someone who understands Critical Path and development time-lines
Aware of current events within the fashion industry

What you will get in return:
Salary of £30-£35k, dependent on experience
The opportunity to be part of a flourishing team

If you are interested in this opportunity please contact me via LinkedIn or contact me via email: or Alternatively, give me a call on 02077584508

* Please note due to the high volume of applications we receive; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


£30000 - £35000 per annumVIEW JOB

Logistics Coordinator
£
20000
25000
annum
25000
Contract
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

Logistics Co-Ordinator

Established for several decades, with an international presence, our client is a Luxury British designer brand. Renowned for their bridal collections and Red-Carpet evening wear, the brand is looking for a Logistics Co-ordinator to join their Logistics team on a 6-month FTC contract.

The Role:

  • Creating and developing all shipping invoices
  • Cross checking invoices against the packing list
  • Working with global, commercial, sample and production shipments
  • Tracking all global shipments and POD
  • Weekly shipping reports with cost analyses

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Strong mathematical ability
  • Clean Full UK Driver's license
  • Proficient in MS Office (particularly Excel) and EPOS/ EDI systems
  • Organised, efficient and diligent
  • Effective Communicator

What you will get in return:

  • Salary of £20k-£25k, dependent on experience
  • The opportunity to work in driven environment
  • To be part of globally renowned Luxury brand

If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact me via LinkedIn or contact me via email at or my number 02077584508


£20000 - £25000 per annumVIEW JOB

Senior Allocator
£
24000
26000
annum
26000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
West London, London

Our client, a well-established British Jewellery brand with a long-standing heritage, has an exciting opening for a Senior Allocator to join their Merchandising team. If you have experience in a Premium or Luxury as an Allocator, this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

The Role:

  • Allocation of product to stores
  • Administrative support to the Merchandising team
  • Stock replenishment, consolidations and arranging transfers
  • Analysing store performance and strategy solutions
  • Managing Petty cash daily and accurately checking, analysing and posting credit card expenses
  • Coding and checking invoices
  • Processing staff expenses
  • Helping the bookkeeping department one day a week

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Strong mathematical ability
  • Proficient in MS Office and Windows
  • Organised, efficient and diligent
  • Effective Communicator
  • Excellent analytic skills
  • A Degree or Equivalent

What you will get in return:

  • A salary of £24k-£26k depending on experience

£24000 - £26000 per annumVIEW JOB

Assistant Merchandiser
£
27000
32000
annum
32000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
England

Key duties will include:-

  • Setting up accurate delivery schedules
  • Highlighting delivery discrepancies, proposing necessary actions to take
  • Organising line requirements and gains approval from Merchandiser to phase intake
  • Adapting and updating distribution plans to reflect current performance.
  • Working with Merchandiser in constructing the optimum range for the target market by balancing price architecture, fashion/risk profile and category, supplier profiles, colour, size and mixes throughout the chain
  • Analysing and collating data to provide support to the team in decision making
  • Constantly monitoring and reviewing store performance in order to potentialise profit
  • Managing and developing allocation team, overseeing and delegating their workload

What will you need to succeed in this role?

  • Currently at Assistant Merchandiser level within a high volume fast paced fashion environment
  • Strong commercial awareness with an interest in fashion and retail
  • Highly numerate and analytical with an emphasis on attention to detail
  • Passion to develop a long-term career within Merchandising
  • A methodical/logical approach to work and the ability to prioritise effectively
  • Experience in managing and developing junior members of the team


£27000 - £32000 per annumVIEW JOB

Mandarin Speaking Sales Assistant
£
22000
26000
annum
26000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
West London, London

Full Time Mandarin Luxury Speaking Sales Assistants

About the Company…

Currently looking for flexible Luxury Sales Assistant for full time, in the heart of London. You will assist in driving sales with your unique selling technique, utilising your current client book and the loyal clients of this modern brand.

About the Role…

Coming from a luxury retail background your main experience should be in ready to wear or accessories. As well as being dedicated to providing excellent customer service. You must be target driven, outgoing and well-spoken with impeccable personal presentation standards and have a strong understanding of the luxury retail environment.

About You…

  • 2 year minimum experience in a retail store (Ideally Luxury)
  • A confident Sales person with a love for Luxury retail environment
  • Comfortable working in a Luxury boutique environment
  • Positive, enthusiastic about selling and motivated by sales targets
  • Fully flexible to work including evenings and weekends
  • A good work ethic, leading by example
  • Must speak Mandarin

If you feel that you have the necessary requirements please send your CV (a recent photograph optional) ASAP

UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF APPLICANTS ONLY SUCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.


£22000 - £26000 per annum + Commission, Pension VIEW JOB

Temporary Luxury Sales Associate
£
8.21
10
hour
10
Temporary
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
City of London, London

About the Sales Role:

  • Easily create a personal and lasting relationship with clients / colleagues.
  • Maintain exceptional standards, personally and across the shop floor.
  • Being confident in driving product sales.
  • Demonstrating advanced products knowledge.
  • Providing outstanding and personable customer service.
  • Reporting to the concession/store manager.

About you:

  • At least 1 year retail experience ideally in a Luxury environment.
  • A confident sales person able to build a client book / already having a client book.
  • Exceptional presentation with a warm and friendly demeanour.
  • Knowledge of Luxury brands and embody their service expectations.
  • A genuine attitude & passion with the desire to develop personal/team sales and targets.
  • Fully flexible - 3 to 5 days a week including weekends.

Freedom Factor…

  • The opportunity to enhance your CV and gain valuable experience working for fabulous brands.
  • Competitive Salary paid weekly.
  • Full training offered.

Should you feel that you have the right skills and experience outlined above, Apply today!

Due to the high volume of applicants only successful candidates will be contacted.


£8.21 - £10 per hourVIEW JOB

Luxury Sales Associate - FTC
£
9
10
hour
10
Contract
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
City of London, London

About the role:

The ideal candidate will have a very strong and consistent background of at least 2 years in luxury retail. Experience working with accessories, leather goods and women's accessories would be preferred. Attendance and commission will be offered.

About you:

  • Energetic and passionate about the brand and interacting with customers
  • A confident, well spoken and immaculately presented individual
  • Comfortable and experienced working within a luxury environment
  • Fully flexible including weekends
  • Positive, enthusiastic about selling and motivated by sales targets

Freedom Factor

  • The opportunity to be offered a permanent position at the end of the contract
  • Commission and attendance bonus of £400
  • Ongoing Temporary FULL TIME work starting immediately
  • Weekly Pay + central London locations

If you feel that you have the necessary requirements please apply today!

UNFORTUNATELY, DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF APPLICANTS ONLY SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.


£9 - £10 per hourVIEW JOB

Temporary Stockroom Associate
£
8.21
10
hour
10
Temporary
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
City of London, London

About the Company…

Situated in London's most desired shopping destinations including Westfield and Bond Street boutiques. Our client is looking for hardworking, diligent individuals to fulfil a stockroom associate role with immediate availability.

About the Sales Role…

  • Easily create a personal and lasting relationship with clients and colleagues
  • Always go above the call of duty
  • Maintain exceptional standards, personally and on the shop floor
  • Have a desire to excel and climb the ladder in the retail industry
  • Representing one some the worlds most desired brands

About You...

  • At least 1 year's retail experience in a stockroom role
  • Able to work early mornings
  • Positive and outgoing
  • Knowledge of high street/luxury brands and embody their service expectations
  • Exceptional presentation and a warm and friendly demeanour
  • A genuine attitude with the desire to develop personal/team sales and targets
  • Available to work three to five days per week
  • Fully flexible to work at short notice including weekends?

Freedom Factor…

  • The opportunity to enhance your CV and gain valuable experience working for a fabulous brand
  • Competitive Salary paid weekly
  • Full training offered

If you think you've got what it takes to support one of the world's most influential brands, apply today!

Due to the high volume of applicants only successful candidates will be contacted.


£8.21 - £10 per hourVIEW JOB

Luxury P/T 20hr Sales associate (Mon,Thurs,Fri) Permanent
£
8000
9000
annum
9000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

Our client is known for their quality merchandise. The ideal candidate will be passionate about latest trends and have a strong industry knowledge which will enable them to build lasting relationships with clients.

The Ideal Candidate:

-Will have similar previous experience within a premium brand.
-Strong industry knowledge and brand awareness.
-Building lasting relationship with clients.

Responsibilities of the Role:

-Providing the highest level of customer service
-Working closely with the team to maximise sales
-Working towards achieving store targets and personal KPI's
-Being able to drive sales through cross selling and up selling
-Building strong relationships with clients and driving CRM
-Being able to confidently style and collaborate different outfit ideas together

In return you will receive:

- A Salary - £9,000 per annum, £750 monthly ( + Bonus when targets reached)

-Half of transportation refunded

-One free lingerie set every 3 months
-Staff discount
-The opportunity to represent an exclusive brand

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £9,000.00 /year


Sales CommissionVIEW JOB

Senior Sales Executive
£
35000
40000
annum
40000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

The ideal candidate will be commercially minded, entrepreneurial in approach, highly proactive with an elegantly aggressive 'go getter' attitude. They will be an authentic brand fit and have genuine passion for the brand and product.

They will be detail oriented, organized, and able to partner effectively with other team members to maintain the efficient running of the store.

Key Responsibilities

Developing the business

* Optimise the Salon's commercial performance by identifying business opportunities/ initiatives to improve sales, minimise losses, and promote new products.
* Form working relationships with third parties such as personal shoppers and stylists to bring new clients to the Salon
* Build and develop clientele loyalty, including delivering marketing initiatives, working in conjunction with the marketing team and in line with the expected brand image
* Lead all in store events, working in conjunction with the Marketing/PR department and Ops manager and in line with the expected brand image
* Represent the brand in public/store events and activities in order to promote the correct brand image and products.
* To develop an in depth knowledge of the products, including the design inspiration, price points and 'unique' selling aspects of the brand
* To achieve, and exceed sales targets
* To work closely with all Team members to optimize the Salon to improve sales
* Provide feedback on clientele and product line performances as and when requested
* To communicate with the Managing Director on all appropriate issues; providing accurate information and recommendations where appropriate

Be an ambassador for the brand and Sales Performance

* Achieve KPIs, including meeting personal sales target, data capture, CRM.
* To promote the brand and Salon in a highly professional and positive fashion
* To provide excellent customer service
* To maintain high standards of personal conduct and grooming in line with the brand image
* To undertake special commissions working in line with the Company policy and guidelines
* To assist with Salon operations
* To assist in the daily operations and functions ensuring these are carried out in line with company policies and procedures.


* To work with SAP to process stock in/out transfers
* To provide excellent repair service, working with production department to ensure timely turnaround
* Responsible for accurately adding own client and sales data into CRM system
* Responsible for accurately processing own sales through SAP and Retail Pro and administering any VAT documentation
* To work within agreed policies and procedures where necessary
* To help develop the customer service function to ensure a cohesive processes and procedures are in place
* To assist E-commerce sales via click and collect and dispatching orders
* To ensure and maintain the highest visual appearance within the Salon, especially in regards to Visual Merchandising of product
* In addition to the normal duties included within the job title, it may from time to time be required to perform other duties either temporarily or permanently
* To ensure stock counts are carried out regularly, and efficiently
* To ensure the cleanliness of Salon


£35000 - £40000 per annum + Sales CommissionVIEW JOB

Flagship Store Supervisor
£
25000
28000
annum
28000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in Retail Management to...

  • Foster a store environment that delivers renowned and authentic service to create a Modern Luxury customer experience
  • Develop product knowledge skills and remain aware of current collections that are in-store and on-line; cascade and train information to the broader team
  • Achieve and exceed goals through sales strategies, clienteling, sourcing new customers and maintaining and building productive long-term relationships with existing customers
  • Support an environment of teamwork, trust and collaboration with peers, customers and supervisors
  • Stay current with market competition, industry, fashion trends and customer shopping behaviours
  • Evaluate performance of all team members and provide consistent coaching where service and selling are top priorities; create and modify action plans for the continuous development of staff
  • Demonstrate strong business acumen; strategically forecasts, plans and budgets to the needs of the business (i.e. payrolls, staffing, etc.)
  • Manage daily operational tasks according to Brand standards including selling and service
  • Serve as a leader within the building when upper management is out of the business

The accomplished individual will possess...

  • Previous management experience in a luxury retail service environment preferable
  • Possess current knowledge of fashion trends and competition in the marketplace
  • Proficient with MS Office (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook). Experience using retail systems (i.e. labor management, inventory systems, sales reporting, etc.)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers and team (both oral and written), manoeuvre sales floor and meet moderate stockroom lifting and store climbing requirements
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the business, including nights, weekends and holidays

Sales bonusVIEW JOB

Flahship Store Supervisor
£
25000
28000
annum
28000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in Retail Management to...

  • Foster a store environment that delivers renowned and authentic service to create a Modern Luxury customer experience
  • Develop product knowledge skills and remain aware of current collections that are in-store and on-line; cascade and train information to the broader team
  • Achieve and exceed goals through sales strategies, clienteling, sourcing new customers and maintaining and building productive long-term relationships with existing customers
  • Support an environment of teamwork, trust and collaboration with peers, customers and supervisors
  • Stay current with market competition, industry, fashion trends and customer shopping behaviours
  • Evaluate performance of all team members and provide consistent coaching where service and selling are top priorities; create and modify action plans for the continuous development of staff
  • Demonstrate strong business acumen; strategically forecasts, plans and budgets to the needs of the business (i.e. payrolls, staffing, etc.)
  • Manage daily operational tasks according to Brand standards including selling and service
  • Serve as a leader within the building when upper management is out of the business

The accomplished individual will possess...

  • Previous management experience in a luxury retail service environment preferable
  • Possess current knowledge of fashion trends and competition in the marketplace
  • Proficient with MS Office (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook). Experience using retail systems (i.e. labor management, inventory systems, sales reporting, etc.)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers and team (both oral and written), manoeuvre sales floor and meet moderate stockroom lifting and store climbing requirements
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the business, including nights, weekends and holidays

Sales bonusVIEW JOB

Production Assistant
£
20000
25000
annum
25000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

Our client is a niche and exciting supplier that specialises in luxury uniforms with a fashionable twist. I have an exciting position for a smart, driven and determined Production Assistant to be a part of this inspiring, design-led company. If you are a Fashion graduate, with at least 3 years' experience in a similar role, within a luxury or tailoring brand, this could be a great opportunity to kick start your career and gain exposure to assisting in the management of the garment production process.

The Role:
Reporting in to the Production Manager, input orders on to internal systems
Manage the critical path with suppliers/factories, ensuring that deadline dates are met
Work closely with the internal production team to ensue fabric and trims are ordered correctly
Responsible for dispatching samples to clients and factories, as well as managing client deliveries
Arrange shipping and couriers, pick and pack stock and conduct garment QC
Assist the production team with all task related to the production process

The Ideal Candidate:
At least 3 years' Production experience; must be with a Luxury, Premium or Tailoring brand/supplier
Experience liaising with suppliers and garment factories in Europe and Far East
Meticulous and diligent, with excellent written and verbal communication skills
Computer literate
Logical, practical and organised

What you will get in return:
Salary of £25k
The opportunity to be a part of/develop within an exciting, fashionable and fast-growing global business


£20000 - £25000 per annumVIEW JOB

Denim Garment Technologist
£
30000
35000
annum
35000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
North West London, London

Our client, an established supplier, is looking for a bright individual to join their intimate production team. If you are an experienced Garment Technologist with a background in denim and seeking a new challenge, this role could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

The Role:

- Liaising with factories regarding samples, amendments and any technical issues

- Assisting on fit sessions with clients and providing relevant feedback

- Taking full responsibility of the Critical Path and approving final AQL reports

- Working closely with the Design department and Account Managers to suggest amendments to the product

The Ideal Candidate:

- 3+ years' experience working with denim, in terms of washes, finishings and fit

- Prior experience working with multi-products

- Confident using MS Office, including Excel

- Someone from a Supplier and Wholesale background

- Knowledge of garment construction and production

- Ability to work in a fast- paced, high pressure environment

- Full-clean UK drivers' license

If you would like to hear more please do not hesitate to contact me via email: or call me on 02077584508


£30000 - £35000 per annumVIEW JOB

Product Developer - Luxury
£
20
25
hour
25
Temporary
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
East London, London

My client is currently looking for a Product Developer with a focus on luxury fabrics to join the team on a temp to perm basis. My client are an up and coming brand that have already had successful shows and market presence.

My client have gone from strength to strength this year and are looking for the best talent to join!

Product Developer:
* Undertaking in store research quarterly, primarily to research new finishing but also looking at fabrics and trims.
* Analyzing initial research with the Design Team and looking into how key detailing will be developed for the collection, mocking up prototypes in advance of first fittings where necessary.
* Attend all relevant sketch handovers from design.
* Attend fit sessions where possible.
* Organise and follow up on all trials requested by the design team safeguarding the high standard of finish.
* Develop all high cost product to ensure to this is developed with the required level of expertise.
* Upload all relevant styles into Zedonk. Ensuring all information is entered and maintained to 100% accuracy.
* Send out pick packs to relevant suppliers as needed.
* Review all samples received to ensure that styles are of the required standard.
* In conjunction with the Head of Development analysis all styles to identify cost savings to help meet the required seasonal margins.
* Build and maintain appropriate relationships with relevant suppliers and manufacturers.
* Manage the development of junior members of the development team. Actively advising and assisting their development.

Hand over to Production:
* Leading the costing reviews ahead of the Production Handovers to ensure all information is correct in tech packs and Zedonk. Ensuring a clean and precise handover to production.
* Attending all production handovers related to relevant product.
* Checking and ensuring all information passed to the production team is 100% accurate and up to date in time with set deadlines.
* Clearly communicating to the Production Team any difficulty encountered with each style and outlining why pieces were placed with specific manufacturers or made in-house.
* Where issues do arise in Production; actively participate in problem solving to ensure all issues are resolved in a timely and cost-effective manner.

To apply please email

Due to volume of applications, only successful candidates will be approached.


NegotiableVIEW JOB

Sample Machinist - Supplier
£
15
25
hour
25
Temporary
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

I am currently looking for freelance Sample Machinists for lovely, fast paced suppliers based in Central London!

My clients are looking for an exceptional Sample Machinists, with a minimum of 3 years' experience able to work across multi product - softs, tailoring, woven & jersey


As Sample Machinist your responsibilities will include:


* Working closely with the Pattern Cutters to ensure high sampling standards
* Making first samples across multi product
* Resolving issues with the makeup of garments
* Working as a team to ensure seal samples are ready on time


This is a great opportunity for high street freelance machinists with a minimum of 3 years' experience, to work with some of the best brands on the high street!

The ideal candidates will have experience working in a fast paced environment and have the ability to work to a high standard.

If you are a Sample Machinist with high street experience then get in touch!


£15 - £25 per hourVIEW JOB

Production Coordinator - Brand
£
15
25
hour
25
Temporary
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

I am currently looking to speak with Freelance Production Coordinators for a number of RTW brands that I am recruiting for.....

My clients are RTW brands looking for Production Coordinators to join on a FREELANCE basis with the opportunity to go permanent for the right candidates.

These are ideal roles for an Assistant or Coordinator to develop within a brand.

The Companies:

* Fast growing, hugely successful RTW brand

* Massively recognised in the fashion industry

* Collaborative and focused studio environment

The Roles:

* Work closely with head of design to ensure a smooth handover from development to production

* Liaise daily with fabric mills and inform relevant departments of any changes to delivery dates & report all discrepancies

* Ownership of critical path

* Liaise and visit factories and suppliers

* Manage physical costings for collections

The Ideal Candidate:

* 2-3 years experience working with RTW in a fast paced environment

* CMT Experience

* Proven track record maintaining and developing relationships with suppliers

* Previous experience managing physical costings

Please get in touch and send your CV over to be considered.


£15 - £25 per hourVIEW JOB

Production Coordinator
£
15
25
hour
25
Temporary
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

My client is a very successful supplier of womens Soft Separates, is looking for an experienced Production Coordinator/Assistant to join their team on a freelance basis

You must have a good understanding of the Production process from start to finish and have worked with a variety of high street Accounts.

Duties include;
  • Seeing order through from point of sale to delivery
  • Creating and following the Critical path
  • Ordering labels
  • Ordering trimmings
  • Liaising with factories overseas, sending of weekly plans
  • Liaising with logistics team ensuring smooth delivery of goods
  • Building up relationships with the customer
  • Checking trims and labels and contract details are all correct for final dockets
  • Chasing and processing fabric and trim lab dips
  • Trimming all styles with the customer
  • Fabric testing requirements, customer test systems, care label ordering
  • Chasing suppliers for samples and liaising with them about quality, price and delivery times.
  • Keeping track of all orders to the critical path to ensure customers receive deliveries on time for each style ordered

The candidate;

  • Looking for a confident, self-motivated Production Coordinator with proven experience in a similar role and excellent interpersonal/communication skills. 3 years+ experience is ideal.
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment and handling important accounts
  • Previous critical path management experience is essential as is the ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative.
  • Highly organised, methodical and process driven.
  • Sound technical abilities with regards to garment construction will be an advantage.
  • The essential skills required for this role are excellent communication, administration, accuracy and numeracy skills and being well organised, highly enthusiastic and self-motivated.
You must be extremely well organised, and be able to communicate fluently in English both written and spoken. It is essential you work well as a team member and are able to problem solve.

NegotiableVIEW JOB

LUXURY GARMENT TECHNOLOGIST
£
20
25
hour
25
Temporary
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
East London, London

I am currently hiring for a Senior Garment Technologist - preferably from a luxury background and Menswear * but not essential, that can assist my client based in East London.

  • Provide technical support to internal teams, supplier and customers to endure product quality is followed and maintained to the necessary standard
  • Responsibility for the management of the technical product life cycle
  • Leading fit session and writing detailed fit comments, which are clear for our factories to understand.
  • Ensuring technical compliance in line with the critical path
  • Knowledge of pattern construction and confident working with pattern cutters
  • Managing fit model bookings and pattern cutter booking
  • Providing product descriptions and technical measurements
  • Regularly lead product reviews in line with competitors fit and quality standards.
  • QC checking in house on final shipment samples
  • Overseeing seasonal budgets for technical department

THE ROLE IS TO START ASAP AND FOR A DURATION OF 5 MONTHS AND EVEN THE POSSIBILITY TO GO PERMANENT FOR THE RIGHT CANDIDATE!

DUE TO THE VOLUME OF APPLICANTS - ONLY SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.


NegotiableVIEW JOB

Garment Technologist - Supplier
£
30000
35000
annum
35000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

My client is a womenswear multi product high street supplier

I am looking for an experienced Garment Technologist with a solid track record within soft separates for the high street.

Based in Central London the company has a large client base from young/fast fashion to high street retail.

Duties ;

Attending and taking fit meetings with retailers both on and off site
Effectively communicating amendments and instructions to factories in the Far East and Europe.
Measuring samples accurately, construction evaluating and updating workbooks prior to each fit meeting.
Deal with all customer/ factory queries at any stage of development
Developing graded size charts, providing basic blocks

Regularly consulting Merchandising, attending critical path meetings to ensure samples are sealed to deadlines.
Consulting with pattern cutters and sample machinists to ensure solutions have been reached and consistency is achievable in production.


MUST HAVES ;

We are looking for a experienced Technologist ideally from a supplier background who has solid experience of working on soft separates ; minimum 5 years as a Garment tech.
A personality capable of leading fit meetings , making comments and working closely with retailers and factories

Excellent Communicator , team player and leader

A great opportunity available for an experienced Technologist in a established high street supplier , send your CV ASAP for an immediate response


BENEFITSVIEW JOB

Gerber Pattern Cutter - Supplier
£
35000
45000
annum
45000
Permanent
2019-09-19
Freedom Recruit
London

My client are a successful, established, busy, Womenswear multi - product fashion supplier, who clients include some of most successful fashion clothing retailers on the High Street.

Creative Gerber Pattern Cutter ; The Right Candidate

  • Organised, methodical, and able to multi-task
  • Understands the fundamental rules of pattern cutting, balance, reblocking.
  • Experience Gerber Grading
  • Excellent computer skills /experience
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Team player, people person with good communication skills.(spoken & written)

Creative Gerber Pattern Cutter ; The Role

This is an exciting and challenging role for a highly motivated individual

  • Ensuring that all patterns are made to technologists spec.
  • Creating first patterns
  • Pattern amendments
  • Pattern Digitizing and creating production spec sheets.
  • Liaising with overseas factories by e-mail or by telephone conversation to ensure that the final garments meet with required standards
  • Constant liaising with design and production department .
  • Working in conjunction with critical path deadlines and taking appropriate measures to identify risk factors during production.
  • Advising and carrying out appropriate steps to overcome possible production defects and other technical issues.
  • Documenting and tracking of styles through 1st pattern to sealed stage and then to pre-production stage.

Interviews are being held immediately!


BENEFITSVIEW JOB

Senior Designer & Account Manager
£
35000
40000
annum
40000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
South West London, London

Our client, an established London based lingerie company, has a new opening for a versatile Designer/Account Manager for a 1-year Maternity cover. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a bold and confident design handwriting. If you are tenacious, meticulous and have experience managing the end to end process of your own account, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

The Role:

  • Responsible for designing for key customer accounts, following research targeted to each customers' requirements

  • Compilation of sourcing/tech packs for factories and Buyers

  • Managing the critical path; from negotiating costs with factories and Buyers ensuring delivery dates are maintained

  • Oversee sample management to approval

  • Manage a Design Assistant and oversee 2 other Designers/Account Managers

The Ideal Candidate:

  • 4-5 years' experience working as a technical lingerie/swimwear designer; MUST have worked for a supplier

  • Must have experience in at least 2 of the following categories - Lingerie, Swimwear, Activewear

  • Proficient in using Excel, Photoshop/Illustrator (strong CAD skills)

  • Print and embellishment design experience

  • Critical path management experience; confident managing deadlines, liaising with suppliers, manufacturers, factories and clients

What you will get in return:

  • Salary up to £40k

  • Great working culture and office located in South West London


£35000 - £40000 per annumVIEW JOB

Senior Designer & Account Manager
£
35000
45000
annum
45000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
South West London, London

Ladies lingerie / Swimwear Designer and Account manager- Supplier - London - Salary up to £40k per annum

Short description intro...

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for this for a Womanswear Lingerie Designer and account manager to join this leading high street supplier who also have their own brand that is stocked online and in Highstreet retailers.

About the company...

Our client is an established supplier based in central London design and manufacture on-trend Ladieswear Lingerie, Swimwear and Activewear to popular fashion retail outlets.

About the Senior Design role...

This role will sit below our Design & Commercial Director and the ideal candidate will be able to fully manage their own accounts. The role will look after a mix of private label and in house accounts for Lingerie and swimwear.

Key skills/responsibilities…

*Able to interpret catwalk and street trends and come up with original but commercial designs suitable for Lingerie and Swimwear.

*Making mood boards, drawing CADS and spec diagrams quickly using adobe illustrator.

*Putting together design packs to present to customers at sales meetings.

*Fresh, fun and on trend design style. We have a number of in house swim/Lingerie brands as well as supplying private label to a number of high street retailers.

*Absolutely must be able to design print suitable for both screen and digital prints on photoshop and illustrator (we don't tend to do hand drawing due to cost and needing to output a certain amount of designs and prints per day to be financially viable.

*Making prints repeat. Resizing, re colouring and re working existing prints.

*All of our design work is computer generated so being able to use Adobe programmes quickly is a must.

*Managing lab dips, print strike offs and colour approvals to critical path dates.

*Briefing out 1st samples including making spec sheets / tech packs.

*Checking over 1st samples and feeding comments back to the garment technicians and buyers.

*Liaising with buyers to carry out normal Account Manager functions like negotiating prices, securing orders and meeting internal sales targets.

*Must be able to use MS Office - Excel, Word and Outlook Email to a reasonable level.

About you…

  • To be considered for this job must have 3-5 years' experience in industry.

If you are intersted in this opportunity please forward your cv and examples of work


£35000 - £45000 per annumVIEW JOB

Sales / Account Manager
£
40000
50000
annum
50000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
London

Sales/Account Manager- Supplier - London - Salary Very Competitive

Are you a highly motivated, commercially aware Sales/Account Manager who has experience in Ladies Denim.

About the company...

My client has an exceptional reputation in the industry and is one of the leading fashion suppliers in London.

About the Licensing Sales/ Account Manager role...

This leading supplier is looking for a salesperson to increase sales with our existing accounts and bring in new clients. Should have excellent Product knowledge within denim and casual pants and would be great if you have contacts with European as well as UK customers.

  • Open new accounts within the UK and cultivate new relationships.

  • Communicate with Buyers / customers on day to day issues

  • Required to build and maintain good working relationships both within the team and with other teams/departments within the Company

  • Product development.

  • Coordinate activity of fabric, garment techs, merchandising and design teams to ensure on-time delivery of product development projects

  • Provide guidance and assistance to design teams to ensure product development aligns with internal strategy and customer strategy

  • In conjunction with design team, present new product to customers

  • If possible, should be able to negotiate prices in line with customer requirements and targets and agree cost prices with customers

  • Represent company interests to third parties, including customers, suppliers and manufacturers.

  • Ability to work flexible hours, as and when required due to the nature of the business.

  • General administrative work that might be required for the fulfilment of the assignments in hand.

.

About you…

Must Haves - Skills, Knowledge and Qualities required…

  • Denim Product Experience

  • Strong Entrepreneurial spirit and able create new business relationships

  • Must possess excellent inter personal and communication (both verbal and written) skills

  • Ability to take direction; work as part of a team as well as on their own initiative

  • Fashion conscious and aware of the fast fashion business

  • Must be capable of working under pressure

  • Have an ability to work to critical deadlines

  • Be able to work unsupervised in an accurate, methodical and organised manner with attention to detail

  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task

  • Be able to travel within UK.

If this Sales /Account Manager role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your and quote reference DJM58434


£40000 - £50000 per annumVIEW JOB

Sales / Account Manager
£
40000
50000
annum
50000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
London

Sales/Account Manager- Supplier - London - Salary Very Competitive

Are you a highly motivated, commercially aware Sales/Account Manager who has experience in Ladies Denim.

About the company...

My client has an exceptional reputation in the industry and is one of the leading fashion suppliers in London.

About the Licensing Sales/ Account Manager role...

This leading supplier is looking for a salesperson to increase sales with our existing accounts and bring in new clients. Should have excellent Product knowledge within denim and casual pants and would be great if you have contacts with European as well as UK customers.

  • Open new accounts within the UK and cultivate new relationships.

  • Communicate with Buyers / customers on day to day issues

  • Required to build and maintain good working relationships both within the team and with other teams/departments within the Company

  • Product development.

  • Coordinate activity of fabric, garment techs, merchandising and design teams to ensure on-time delivery of product development projects

  • Provide guidance and assistance to design teams to ensure product development aligns with internal strategy and customer strategy

  • In conjunction with design team, present new product to customers

  • If possible, should be able to negotiate prices in line with customer requirements and targets and agree cost prices with customers

  • Represent company interests to third parties, including customers, suppliers and manufacturers.

  • Ability to work flexible hours, as and when required due to the nature of the business.

  • General administrative work that might be required for the fulfilment of the assignments in hand.

.

About you…

Must Haves - Skills, Knowledge and Qualities required…

  • Denim Product Experience

  • Strong Entrepreneurial spirit and able create new business relationships

  • Must possess excellent inter personal and communication (both verbal and written) skills

  • Ability to take direction; work as part of a team as well as on their own initiative

  • Fashion conscious and aware of the fast fashion business

  • Must be capable of working under pressure

  • Have an ability to work to critical deadlines

  • Be able to work unsupervised in an accurate, methodical and organised manner with attention to detail

  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task

  • Be able to travel within UK.

If this Sales /Account Manager role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your and quote reference DJM58434


£40000 - £50000 per annumVIEW JOB

Design Assistant
£
25000
30000
annum
30000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
London

Womanswear Design Assistant - Luxury Brand - London - Salary up to £30k

A very exciting opportunity for a Design Assistant to join a prestigious Luxury label. Our client is an established Ladies Designer brand for the discerning, refined woman and have an intimate team based in their South West London studio.

About the Design Assistant role...

  • Key Responsibilities: Work and support the Design team in achieving their target of on time delivery of a collection that is commercial and within margin and ultimately responsible for the administrative organization of the Design Team.

  • General Responsibilities: Administration - supporting the Design team in the filing of all sketches, raw material cards, lab dips, fabric swatches, trimmings and protos in accordance with the relevant season. Organising the mood and design boards in preparation for meetings as well as update the team calendar as well as maintain the folders on the server.

  • Research - conduct research under the direction of the Design team.

  • Mocks ups - under the guidance of the Creative Director makes mocks ups and treatments.

  • Couriers - responsible for the organising of all outgoing couriers for the team, as well as the notification of courier awb number and subsequent tracking to where required. Cost of courier must be logged on the dept tracker for budgetary purposes. Responsible for the booking into the department of all inbound Design couriers, tracking the on time arrival and distribution. Unpack courier and distribute to the relevant Design team member where requested and record all styles entering the business with a date on the tracker.

  • Arranging meetings - responsible for organising appointments with suppliers on behalf of the Creative Director and the Design team, and entering all information into the calendar and ensuring meeting space is organized.

  • CAD/Illustrator - CADing up sketches into clear flat images as well as CADing colourways for on time sign off meetings.

  • Support - hands on approach, offering help to the team/company where/when required outside of general responsibilities including ordering stationary for the Design team

About you…

Applicant should have a minimum of 3 - 4 years' experience of working at luxury level in all women's wear woven/jersey product areas, from tailoring, outerwear, jersey and fluids. They would have had experience of working within a Design studio and have observed how a Design brief is translated from concept through to fitting toiles to final samples and have an understanding garment construction. They should be confident and articulate with excellent communication an understanding of the importance of a company critical path. Applicant should have a can-do attitude and be good a research and possess good CAD/Photoshop/Illustrator skills.

If this Design Assistant role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your and quote reference DJM58433


£25000 - £30000 per annumVIEW JOB

Senior Ladies Graphics and Print Designer
£
35000
47000
annum
47000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
London

Graphics and Print Designer - Ladieswear - Supplier - London - Salary up to £47k

Short description intro...

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Senior Womanswear Graphic and Print Designer to join a leading supplier with a high street fashion client base.

About the company...

Our client is an established supplier based in London who design and manufacture on-trend Multiproduct Ladieswear to popular fashion retail outlets.

About the Design role...

The ideal candidate should have minimum of 5-6 years' experience from other high st retailer or supplier. A sharp fashion eye is an absolute must combine with the ability to turn out commercial winners for a wide range of the high street - think River island/ Inditex/Primark. We're looking for a graphic designer who is versatile, fast with a very a detailed eye and in the same time understands print techniques and different applications. Most of the role will be graphic based work but all over print knowledge is essential.

This is a truly exciting opportunity to work with a rapidly expanding business and dynamic team. Must be able to work at a fast pace, be well organised, confident. Also good presentation and communication skills are a must for this role.

About you…

  • Able to design all over prints and placement prints.

  • Photoshop & Illustrator a must, along with hand drawing skills and adaptable handwriting.

  • An understanding of the manufacturing process print techniques and fabrics.

  • A good sense of colour and experience in compiling trends.

  • An understanding of how to translate fashion trends into commercial products.

  • Good organization and a working knowledge of Microsoft packages.

  • Experience of working closely with overseas manufacturers.

  • An ability to work under pressure and within tight deadlines.

Freedom Factor

This is a great opportunity to join this well-respected company with an international presence and be a part of their creative team working across trend driven UK and international high street accounts for the high street.

Call to Action: If this Design role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your cv and portfolio and quote reference DJM58402


£35000 - £47000 per annumVIEW JOB

Ladies and Girlswear Designer
£
40000
50000
annum
50000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
London

Girlswear / Ladieswear Designer - Supplier - London - Salary up to £50k per annum

A great opportunity for a Ladieswear and Girlswear Designer to join a Leading international supplier.

About the company...

Our client is a friendly company who manufacturer for Girlswear in China serving UK and European market for many years.

About the Design role...

  • Working with specific retailers to develop Outerwear and Jersey

  • Want someone who is strong on Graphics / Prints and a knowledge of License product an advantage.

  • Designing for age ranges 2-13 years and young ladies fashion product

  • Execute a strong creative vision

  • Working with the customers in-house design, fabric sourcing, sampling and merchandising teams

  • Responsible for all aspects from presentation of initial trend boards through to bought samples.

About you…

  • A strong team player but also the ability to work on their own initiative

  • Must be able to create their own graphics

  • A commercial eye for trends and colour

  • Proven experience of working within a supplier

  • Understanding of costing and the sales process.

  • You must be a dynamic individual, able to adapt to the changing needs of the clients and with exceptional organisational and communication skills

Freedom Factor...

  • This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a major supplier who are going through an exciting transition period.

  • This role you have the opportunity working from home remotely full time with the occasional travel to China.

If this Design role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your cv and quote reference DJM58375


£40000 - £50000 per annumVIEW JOB

Womenswear Designer
£
25000
30000
annum
30000
Permanent
01/10/2019
Freedom Recruit
London

Womanswear Soft Wovens Designer - Supplier - Dubai - Salary up to £30k per annum

Short description intro...

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for this for a Womanswear Woven Designer to join this leading high street supplier.

About the company...

Our client is an established supplier that has been running for 7 years and has headquarters in China and another office in London. who design and manufacture on-trend Ladieswear to popular fashion retail outlets.

About the Design role...

Looking for Soft Woven Womenswear designer to work on, Blouses, Dresses ect. To work closely with the Design Director

  • Regular customer meetings and daily liaison to develop strong relationships at Buyer and Buying Director level

  • Must have sound knowledge of fabric and catwalks/trends.

  • Presenting and selling of ranges to the customer

  • Fabric sourcing- finding the newest fabrics at trade shows and fabric fairs

  • Overseeing development of all sampling ensuring deadlines are met

  • Sound awareness of all ordered product

  • Range planning- using all relevant research and catwalk information to build customer specific ranges

  • Create TP's ensuring sufficient information is provided

  • Directional/Comparative shopping trips

  • Development trips to overseas factories

About you…

  • Excellent commercial and business knowledge

  • PC literate with good administration skills

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Formal Training in Design

  • Pattern drafting and draping skills will be an advantage

Freedom Factor

  • This is a great opportunity to join this well respected company and be a part of their creative team working across trend led accounts for the UK high street.

  • The relocation package is open to discussion with the successful applicant

  • looking for someone that can relocate to Dubai. They will be trained in uk office first and then they will relocate to the Dubai office by November/December.

Call to Action: If this Design role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your cv and portfolio and quote reference DJM58401


£25000 - £30000 per annumVIEW JOB

Creative Pattern Cutter
£
30000
35000
annum
35000
Contract
01/08/2019
Freedom Recruit
West London, London

My client are currently hiring for a Creative Pattern Cutter to cover the maternity leave for 12-14 months. I am looking for an experienced Creative Pattern Cutter, who has at least 5 years' experience working in Luxury Fashion with good tailoring knowledge.

* The interpretation of designs into wearable garments.
* Working within an agreed critical path on multiple patterns for each collection
* Attending fit sessions and ensuring accurate implementation of comments into patterns following fit sessions.
* Liaising with designers and sample machinists during the sampling process to achieve the best results.
* Creating final production patterns ensuring patterns and lay plans are made cost-effectively.
* Responsibility for the e-mailing of patterns and manufacturing specifications to factories & for maintaining accurate records of all information distributed.
* Please note that we have a garment tech, this role is pattern cutting and grading.

Candidates applying for this role should have:

  • A passion to create great garments.
  • A relevant qualification gained from a recognised institute.
  • Ability to develop first patterns from design illustrations.
  • Knowledge of any computer aided pattern software
  • Strong technical knowledge of structured garment construction and tailored garments.
  • Varied pattern cutting experience with woven fabrics.
  • Industry experience working with external production factories.
  • Commercial awareness with regards to cost effective manufacturing processes.
  • Knowledge of CAD/CAD systems (such as Gerber, Lectra etc.)
  • Proficient use of Microsoft programmes in particular Excel and Outlook.
  • Grading knowledge.
  • Ability to prioritise and work under pressure to set deadlines.
  • Familiarity of working with a garment technologist to ensure consistency in technical specifications packs for factories
  • A self-motivated person with good communication skills, happy to engage with the others and working as part of the design team including our in-house workroom.
  • Illustrator and Photoshop advantageous.

£30000 - £35000 per annumVIEW JOB

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