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Technologist, Raw Materials Engineering Childrenswear Full-time Job

6 months ago Engineering London   66 views
Job Details
JOB PURPOSE

To develop and drive Raw Materials Engineering as an area of excellence within the upstream Technical Development phase for Burberry.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • 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
PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Degree in Materials Technology /Engineering or equivalent
  • Fluency in Italian is an asset
  • Significant experience in Materials development or manufacturing.
Company Description
Burberry