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Production and Design Assistant Apprentice

Listing ID: 490616

Production and Design Assistant Apprentice

Type of Position: Apprenticeship
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Fashion Enter Ltd
Location: London, UK
Hours: Full Time
Experience: Entry level / Graduate - 0 - 1 years experience
Specified Hours: 9-am - 5pm
Start Date: 17th January 2017
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 1 week 6 days
About: Fashion Enter, an award winning social enterprise, strives to be a centre of excellence for learning and development within fashion and textiles centering on the Governments apprenticeship programme. To facilitate this aim Fashion Enter has opened a London based factory and sampling studio which creates the highest possible quality standards for clients orders ranging from a quantity of 1 - 7500 a week

Playful Promises is a fast fashion lingerie and swimwear company designing and producing lingerie, swimwear and nightwear out of the Far East. Alongside our own brands, we also produce private label for well-known highstreet brands. We are looking for a talented, technically minded person to join our team as our business grows.

Main Duties

  • Assist PM and DM as needed

Critical Path Duties

  • Updating all, labels, barcodes and packaging daily
  • Assist PM manage CP and keep up to date as needed

Design Duties

  • Assist DM with researching key trends
  • Assist with moodboards where requested
  • Assist with putting together design packs in advance of meetings
  • Cutting fabric swatches and arranging to send these to buyers as directed

Production Duties

  • Photograph, document and archive all samples as they arrive in office
  • Manage all sample images sorting as required
  • Assist PM in sample chasing from next-sample to gold seals
  • Checking labels and packaging on all Gold seal samples

Technical Duties

  • Measuring samples as required
  • Recording trims
  • Review any mmt/trim discrepancy with PM
  • Upload mmts to customer log books etc (IBFL/LH)
  • Mange Fibre compositions and update CP as needed
  • Assist fit sessions, take notes and images
  • Email customer fit session minutes and images accordingly                                                                                                           

Labels/ barcodes/ packaging Duties

  • Work closely with the JGT and PA to order labels as needed
  • Order labels barcodes, hangtags, hygiene stickers and other labelling/packaging items accordingly
  • Update the CP with dates
  • Communicate with China team on label shipping dates, delays and further issues
  • Ensure labels are with fty in time to ensure exit dates are met
  • Ensure fibre compositions and artwork is correct, update where needed
  • Review any loss/undershipment with dispatching company
  • Advise China team re-order dates,
  • Ensure fty is clear on positions, attachment method, packing methods etc
  • Order disclaimers as required as per technician advice

Testing Duties

  • Upload to customer sites and workbooks accordingly
  • Send specimens to customer technicians as required
  • File all test specimens

Other Duties

  • Manage the sample room alongside design assistant.
  • Book shipments to China for production team as needed
  • Help manage fabric library

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