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Technologist, Raw Materials Engineering Childrenswear Full-time Job

1 year ago Engineering London   138 views
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To develop and drive Raw Materials Engineering as an area of excellence within the upstream Technical Development phase for Burberry.

  • Ensure all engineering activities are effectively executed, including but not limited to: development, development testing, root cause analysis testing & response; article cost, risk assessment; compatibility (including colour & grading)
  • Ensure high-levels of engineering standards are achieved across all article categories
  • Ensure achievement of regulatory compliance is considered at all stages of development and achieved on the final article manufactured
  • Execute technical approval process, including validation of material Specification and development testing results
  • Timely, robust, customer focused decision making
  • Propose Innovation in the technical development of textile materials
  • Ensure the effective documentation and capture of product technical information
  • Mitigate risk by assessing compatibility within Bill of Materials
  • Contribute to the development and evolution of technical and safety standards
  • Hold Business Partners accountable to Raw Materials performance standards, processes and production methodology
  • Ensure capabilities and capacities, of Raw Material Suppliers are accurately reflected in the supplier matrix
  • Continue to build collaborative partnerships with suppliers, ensuring timely 2-way communication to accomplish material development tasks
  • Support the apparel teams to monitor supplier performance, develop and improve supplier relationships
    Establish strong working relationship and collaboration with interfacing internal teams and with suppliers
  • Identify opportunities for training and elevation of Suppliers
  • Degree in Materials Technology /Engineering or equivalent
  • Fluency in Italian is an asset
  • Significant experience in Materials development or manufacturing.
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