Production, Technical & Wholesale

Fabric & Trims Buyer

Freedom Recruit
North West London, London

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 Fabric & Trims Co-ordinator to join the small, hands on team to work on four annual collections.

The Role:

  • Working closely with the Design & Production team, the main responsibility will be to develop, source and purchase all raw materials (fabric and trims) across all collections

  • Completion of research across new concepts in fabrics/trims each season, followed by a presentation to the Design team

  • Ensure that all pricing, composition and testing of materials is completed and recorded correctly on internal systems and any amendments are updated

  • Manage critical path deadlines to ensure that all materials are delivered on time

  • Liaise daily with all suppliers and manufacturers, ensuring that they have the necessary materials in the time frames required

  • Manage all approvals of materials, as well as processing shipping documentation

The Ideal Candidate:

  • At least 3 years' experience developing and purchasing raw materials within a Luxury brand

  • Completion of a Fashion/Textiles Degree

  • Confident liaising and negotiating with suppliers

  • Proficient in MS Office (particularly Excel) and PLM systems

  • Organised, efficient and diligent

What you will get in return:

  • Salary of £28-30k, dependent on experience

  • The opportunity to work in driven environment, with full brand exposure

  • To be part of globally renowned Luxury brand


Shabnam Choudhary

If this Fabric & Trims Buyer role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference SC58333/001_1562597721.