Jobs

Creative Content Manager

Full time, Mon-Fri. Salary is dependent upon experience

Location: This job will be based at our new London office, with some time also spent at our Essex HQ.

Do you have great marketing ideas, are you creative, sociable, pro-active and have relevant knowledge of the industry? We are looking for a Creative Content Manager to join our ever-growing team and create fun, engaging and brand relevant content. We would love to hear from you. Here are the key requirements for the role:

Responsibilities

– Develop a content strategy in line with marketing targets
– You will also be involved in concept creation as part of the design process each season, as well as seasonal marketing lookbooks, campaigns etc…
– Optimize content in line with sales and category targets
– Develop an editorial Calendar in line with key events/public holidays/product launches
– Manage budgets
– Experience with social media
– Generate new marketing ideas within all aspects of the business

– Develop great relationships with influencers, bloggers, models and photographers
– You will also be involved in other brand events throughout the year; events, collaborations, shoots etc…

Skills
– Proven experience in generating content
– Attention to detail
– Good organization skills
– Pro active attitude to work
– Basic photography skills are desirable, but not essential

 

To apply, email your CV and covering letter with the subject title ‘Creative Content Manager’ to: jobs@theraggedpriest.com

 

Garment Technologist

Full time, Mon-Fri. Salary is dependent upon experience

Location: This job will be based at our Essex HQ in Southend-On-Sea

Do you have an eye for detail, an exceptional ability to work to deadlines and have previous experience in the industry? We are looking for an experienced garment tech to join our ever-growing team!

Responsibilities

– Creating and maintaining the Technical Pack and patterns, from Prototype to Production Samples
– Control of the technical critical path, ensuring ‘on track’ sealing of the garment
– Prepare samples for sending to factories and all gold sealing samples to our wholesale clients maintaining our critical path
– Work alongside the designers and factories to ensure samples meet the correct design aesthetic from sketch to reality whilst hitting target costings
– Ensuring the most appropriate construction methods are used; suggesting modifications to designs if needed whilst considering potential cost implications
– Work alongside the designers in fit sessions, analyse the quality of samples to ensure the Brand requirements are accurately met, updating any amendments onto the necessary worksheets
– Generating the graded size chart. Maintaining the brand Size and Fit standards with the development of measuring guides, blocks, size charts and grade rules across all collections

– To have in depth pattern cutting knowledge to be able to cut patterns from scratch where necessary, check and make relevant amendments to graded patterns
– Responsible for approving samples to proceed into production. Work closely with Production team on any problem styles which could affect delivery

– Check bulk fabrics, pre production samples and gold seals are to technical specifications
– Carry out QC spot checks on production samples and at suppliers as required

Skills
– Technical knowledge gained preferably within fast paced commercial or supplier environment
– Have the ability to work alone as well as in a team
– Be able to work under tight deadlines and cope with pressure
– Flexible approach to be able to adjust to the constantly changing needs of the business
– Exceptional eye for technical detail to consistently ensure the correct documentation is used and followed
– Highly organized with good prioritization skills
– Confident and clear communication skills; both verbal and written to work productively alongside other Product teams and external suppliers
– Computer proficiency in Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
– An enthusiastic, self-motivated and positive personality

 

To apply, email your CV and covering letter with the subject title ‘Garment Technologist’ to: jobs@theraggedpriest.com

 

Product Developer

Full time, Mon-Fri. Salary is dependent upon experience

Location: This job will be based at our Essex HQ in Southend-On-Sea

Do you have an eye for detail and experience with fashion manufacturing? We are looking for an experienced Product Developer to join our ever-growing team!

Responsibilities

– In depth knowledge of local UK factories and experience of working with short orders
– Ability to create a sample from a sketch while maintaining the integrity of the design concept
– Ensures products are engineered to cost standards and negotiates cost in line with margin expectations
– Communicates changes to achieve final fit and construction to meet Brand requirements
– Track designs from proto stage to finished sample, ensuring that all relevant worksheets are updated
– Maintain critical path ensuring that development deadlines are achieved
– Liaise with raw material suppliers (Fabric & Trim, Special Fabric, Embroidery) to plan overall development activity

– Manage the product specification sheets from creation to production handover
– Prior to fabric allocation, provide initial calculations to monitor cost, margin and organize regular reviews through the development process

– Work together with Raw Material suppliers to monitor the sampling and ensure appropriate sheets are prepared and completed for handover to Production team
– Oversee the sampling process for look book and commercial collections

– Managing the production of all outsourced samples: working with the Production Manager to plan the factory allocation, liaising with the factories, preparing sample packs and ensuring the samples are delivered on time and on target

– Assist design with fabric sourcing to ensure margins are hit

– Oversee the creation of styles and entry of initial BOM data into Zedonk prior to sales and handover to Production team

– Liaising with the Production team on the handover from development to production ensuring all relevant information is supplied, assisting with any development queries

Skills
– Experience within fast paced commercial or supplier environment
– You must have an understanding of manufacturing, textiles and garment construction
– Have the ability to work alone as well as in a team
– Be able to work under tight deadlines and cope with pressure
– Flexible approach to be able to adjust to the constantly changing needs of the business

– Highly organized with good prioritization skills

– Confident and clear communication skills; both verbal and written to work productively alongside other Product teams and external suppliers

– Computer proficiency in Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

– An enthusiastic, self-motivated and positive personality

 

To apply, email your CV and covering letter with the subject title ‘Product Developer’ to: jobs@theraggedpriest.com

 

Retail Staff

Location: London

In addition to the roles advertised above we are also looking for full-time and part-time retail staff to work at our Central London flagship store. If you are interested in being considered, please email your CV and covering letter with the subject title ‘Retail Staff’ to: jobs@theraggedpriest.com