Garment Technologist

We are hiring a Garment Technologist with a focus on customer satisfaction, to help us with brand quality, fit and construction standards for our entire range of products.
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Garment Technologist

The Garment Technologist is supporting the buying and product development teams and the suppliers, in order to develop the brand and the product in terms of all technical aspects. It is their responsibility to approve quality, fit and construction from the development stage until the production starts.

About The Team

There is a great team of people (local and international) that you will collaborate with in this role, who will all share your ambition and help you achieve your goals. This role is reporting to the sourcing director, and you will team up with colleagues in product development, buying, merchandising, quality and technique, in order to decide how to achieve the right product in terms of all technical aspects together with the suppliers.

Your Future

  • Maintain fit, quality and grading standards based on brand requirement
  • Assess risks of fitting both considering the fabric and the style at development stage in order to resolve any issues before production
  • Assist both global and local teams in order to achieve desired product quality objectives for the right price and timescale
  • Check quality, fit, construction, pre-production and shipment samples and approve them locally to support consistent, fast and smooth production processes
  • Provide the right information to the right people on the right time so that the related parties can make accurate decisions in a timely manner
  • Document all the details in the relevant paperwork and submit to related parties 
  • Create reports to analyze the accuracy performances and KPIs of the suppliers and share with stake holders
  • Develop and maintain base blocks, based on trends and customer feedback
  • Check fit, construction and aesthetics of buying samples together with product development before they are sent to the buying team for selection and fitting
  • Ensure that the suppliers are clear on all points including spec, fit, construction and patterns
  • Provide information about labeling and packaging to the suppliers
  • Develop and train suppliers effectively to increase performance

Your Past & Your Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in textile engineering or garment-related vocational school
  • At least 5 years experience from technical departments of retailer or sourcing offices in a manufacturing environment
  • Good level of technical knowledge of fit, garment construction and fabric, preferably across various product types
  • Strong organizing, problem solving and follow up skills
  • Enthusiastic with the ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • Confident and dynamic
  • Fluent in Turkish and English
  • Proficiency in MS Office 
  • Ability to travel abroad and domestically
  • Very strong customer service orientation
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced environment and ability to multi-task and quickly adapt to new priorities as needed

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Istanbul, Turkey

34110 İstanbul Directions

Workplace & Culture

Here is the NA-KD truth....

NA-KD is one of Europe's top 20 fastest growing companies, breaking new records every month and showcasing ourselves as one of the leading fashion company in the world.

At NA-KD you will find the most passionate and talented employees in the industry. We were born in 2015 and have been growing ever since, creating the hottest fashion trends across the globe and being seen on all the hottest influences and celebrities.

We push the envelope daily with our social media content and art direction. NA-KD is dedicated to breaking the mold and showing our followers what it means to be unique and stand out from the crowd.

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