From time to time we have vacancies in both our Head Office in the UK and within our global store network.
Members of the very elite Irregular Choice team are expected to represent the brand and its ethos. Irregular Choice is known as fun, bright, and quirky. We offer a little piece of fantasy that customers can take away with them and this is what we want them to experience when they come to our stores. The vibe we create by using graphics, music, promotions, social networking and of course our products all work together to create a unique and fun experience but it is you, our potential employees, that can really make it something to remember.
If you feel you have what it takes to work for us, email us at email@example.com with a covering letter and a copy of your most recent CV. We will review your CV and try and match your experience to any positions we may have available.
Due to the high volumes of CVs that we receive we will only contact you if we feel we can match you to a position. If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of sending us your CV, unfortunately we will not be taking your application forward.
Footwear Technical Manager
Design Asylum, including the successful brands Irregular Choice, ICED, Poetic Licence. We are a UK based company with our design office in the UK, a production company based in Hong Kong and sample room and production office based in Dong Guan China. Plus international sales distribution, retail & ecommerce www.irregularchoice.com.
To manage the technical process from development to end production
To assist the development team on technical matters and to follow these through into production to achieve footwear with the right look and right quality/fit, on time.
To manage the technical aspect of the sample process from development sample, lasts, fit sample, factory confirmation sample, full size set, pre-production sample
To manage the technical aspect of the production process from cut, stitch, last, and final QC
Full knowledge and hands on experience of footwear technical process of sample product development to production processes
Understanding of all aspects of footwear production and the ability to make recommendations to improve the fit of the development sample.
Excellent verbal & written communication in English
Attention to detail
Performance under pressure to meet deadlines
Working with the Head office team - owner/designer, senior technical manager and the production manager, design
Working with China team – development team, materials team, production team,
Working with & directing the China QC Team
Based at the head office Brighton, UK
Frequent travel (approx 4 months/year) mainly to Sample/production office & factories in Dongguan, China
Please send your CV & covering email including why are suited to the job, current/expected salary, notice period to start etc to firstname.lastname@example.org