Technologist-Maternity cover-12 months-Jersey

Recruiter
Burberry
Location
London, United Kingdom
Posted
19 Jan 2022
Closes
04 Mar 2022
Ref
151072-en_GB
Function
Operations
Level
Manager
INTRODUCTION

At Burberry, we believe creativity opens spaces. Our purpose is to unlock the power of imagination to push boundaries and open new possibilities for our people, our customers and our communities. This is the core belief that has guided Burberry since it was founded in 1856 and is central to how we operate as a company today.

We aim to provide an environment for creative minds from different backgrounds to thrive, bringing a wide range of skills and experiences to everything we do. As a purposeful, values-driven brand, we are committed to being a force for good in the world as well, creating the next generation of sustainable luxury for customers, driving industry change and championing our communities.

JOB PURPOSE

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

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Develop a working Knowledge of capabilities and capacities, of Raw Material Suppliers in the matrix
• Continue to build collaborative partnerships with suppliers, ensuring timely 2 way communication to accomplish material development tasks
• Build an in-depth knowledge of government regulations, restrictions, safety protocols and performance standards for Raw Materials & Finished goods
• Expert Knowledge on Material construction analysis and interpretation; Own a material subtype / Category
• Execute technical approval process under supervision, including validation of material Specification and development testing results.
• Review colour approvals for first lot and bulk production to Suppliers
• Share Raw Material technical re-development directions to suppliers
• Hold Business Partners accountable to Raw Materials performance standards, processes and expectations;
• Identify opportunities for on boarding, training and elevation of Suppliers
• Mitigate Product risk by assessing compatibility within Bill of Materials

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PERSONAL PROFILE

• Degree in Textile / Leather / Materials Technology /Engineering or equivalent Experience
• Experience in Materials development or manufacturing
• A good understanding of textile/material performance and testing

FOOTER

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || London || SC CENTRAL OPERATIONS || RAW MATERIALS MANAGEMENT -RTW || n/a ||

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