Production, Technical & Wholesale

Lingerie Technologist

Freedom Recruit

Our client, an established London based lingerie company, is currently looking for an experienced Technologist. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with 4-5 years' experience with a lingerie supplier and a comprehensive understanding of fitting core and fuller bust ranges - from sampling to production.

The Role:

  • Responsible for conducting fit sessions across lingerie and swimwear (including wired pieces) and communicating any amendments with factories

  • Liaising with factories to advise them on grading requirements

  • Fitting samples and giving factories the approval to proceed with bulk production

  • Working towards critical path deadline dates, ensuring that pieces are sealed in accordance with these

  • Managing the block library and working with designers to advise on fits

  • Ensuring that customer testing is completed

The Ideal Candidate:

  • 4-5 years' experience working as a lingerie/swimwear technologist (MUST have at least 3 years' experience working for a supplier with Far Eastern factories)

  • Able to draft and amend patterns, if required (these are initially drafted by the factory)

  • The ability to work in a hands-on, fast paced environment

  • Excellent negotiation skills and commercial acumen

What you will get in return:

  • Salary of £35k-£38k, dependent on experience

  • Great working culture and office located in South West London


Shabnam Choudhary

If this Lingerie Technologist role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference SC58304/001_1561649653.