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|Job Title||Footwear Technologist|
|Salary||£45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits|
|Who to Contact||Quest Seach Selection - LGS.email@example.com|
|Job Advertised||over 3 years ago|
An opportunity has arisen with a leading high street retailer for an experienced Footwear Technologist. As Footwear Technologist, your responsibilities will be: * Approving all test reports, ensuring that all products are fit for purpose and that they meet safety standards. * Working closely with the Buying & Merchandising and Design teams to progress effective product development. * Ensuring manufacturing costs are kept to a minimum whilst maintaining brand level. * Liaise with suppliers ensuring that they are adequately briefed so that they can produce right first time development and pre-production samples which meet all manufacturing, performance and fit requirements. * Deputise for the Technical Manager as required exercising agreed levels of authority. To be successful, you will: * Be educated to degree level or equivalent. * Have footwear experience with another retailer or manufacturer. * Have excellent interpersonal, team working and communication skills. * Be able to take initiative to promote development of the product and demonstrate margin improvement. * Be driven and commercially aware. This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UKs most successful high street retailers. Excellent opportunities are available for the successful candidate. If you want to be a part of a fast-paced and dynamic head office team, apply now. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Ref: Q93221 | Published: over 3 years ago