account manager - garments

Our people are talented and entrepreneurial with expertise in their chosen categories.  There is a culture of fun, generosity, and sharing of ideas across the group to ensure the benefits of great work are there for others to utilize.  Our people love what they do and the buzz of working together. The team is successful, positive and solution focused and has great business relationships with clients and suppliers, built up over many years.

Reporting in to the Divisional Manager the role involves:

  • Taking a lead role in account management and sales through the development of strong customer relationships
  • Identifying opportunities from concept to product development and presentation, ensuring category growth
  • Production management including fabric sourcing, developing specs, managing fit and samples
  • Working with other offices who will provide sales and production support
  • Order placement with China and other countries, managing the critical path and identifying possible quality or delivery issues and solving problems before they happen
  • There will be travel to suppliers to build relationships and explore opportunities

You will need:

  • Solid garment industry experience including account management and production
  • Outstanding customer service skills and the ability to build and maintain strong professional relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues
  • A positive and energetic approach, along with a sense of fun and enjoyment in your work
  • Advanced technical understanding of garment construction and production
  • A thorough understanding of the garment process and production timelines
  • Effective prioritizing and planning skills with a high level of attention to detail
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills and Power Point skills
  • CAD Design

There are great long term career prospects with this role and company.

For further information or to apply please contact Emma Spencer at [email protected]

Intermediate Designer - garments

  • In-House Opportunity
  • Camperdown

We are leading importers and wholesalers, supplying retailers for over 55 years, with a growing international presence in Australia, NZ, South Africa, Canada, UK, Europe and the USA. Our people are entrepreneurial with extensive expertise and a passion for their work.

The role involves working on the Kidswear and Sports categories.

Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the business/account manager with trend forecasting and presentations
  • Creating CAD storyboards and colourways
  • Creating print/stripe designs
  • Creating accurate spec packs
  • Coordinating photography shoots and packaging samples
  • Fit and measure samples
  • Arranging lab dyes and strike offs with factories
  • Creating packaging artwork according to a style guide

You will need:

  • A degree in fashion design or similar
  • Advanced Adobe Suite, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Garment construction and fabric knowledge and work experience
  • Trend forecast and story board creation
  • Attention to detail and ability to design to a price point
  • Previous experience in any of the product categories mentioned
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivated, a "can do" attitude and positive team player

For more information or to apply, please email [email protected]