Fabric Technologist, Clothing Supplier

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Retail - Fashion
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £ 40000 - £ 41000 / Year
  • OrganizationType
    Office

Our client are a hugely successful clothing supplier to high street and premium womenswear brands, having quadrupled in size since the Pandemic.



They are looking for a highly skiilled, Fabric Technologist to join their busy East London offices and grow with the company futher! The role is 5 days a week in the office.



Fabric tech :



Fabric Risk Assessment: Conduct thorough assessments of fabrics to identify potential risks related to durability, safety, and compliance.


Pricing Negotiations: Handle fabric price negotiations when necessary to ensure cost-effectiveness while maintaining quality standards.


Sustainability Checks: Evaluate fabrics for sustainability and obtain required certifications to meet environmental and industry standards.( Lenzing, GOTS, RCS etc)


TRF Preparation: Prepare Technical Requirement Files (TRF) for fabric orders to ensure all specifications and requirements are clearly communicated.


Test Report Management: Chase and review test reports, ensuring that any issues are addressed and improvements are made to bulk fabric based on test results.


Laboratory Coordination: Send fabrics to accredited labs for testing, ensuring timely and accurate results.


Care Label Orders: Manage the ordering of care labels to ensure compliance with customer and regulatory requirements.


Testing Uploads: Upload testing results to customer systems such as Lighthouse, Interlink, and SGS.


Technical Communication: Discuss any test failures with customer technical teams and work towards satisfactory resolutions.


GCLA Sample Management: Chase GCLA samples from our factory/related team, ensuring they are tested and meet the required standards.


Sustainability Platform Updates: Maintain and update information on sustainability platforms such as InCheck, CleanChain, and Segura.

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