Product Development Specialist Junior Technologist
Would you relish the scope to bring Joy Filled Design to millions, all the time delivering standout product of the highest quality?
George is a lifestyle brand powerhouse that is part of the fabric of millions of people's lives. Hugely ambitious, we're on a mission to be the UK's favorite value led, omni channel, lifestyle brand.
We want to give customers the best experience of any value lifestyle brand, offering sustainable everyday Joy Filled Designs for everyone.
Working with better flow, greater freedom and more flourish is what we're all about here at George. As a mission-based business, we're the exact opposite of command and control. That means keeping things simple. Empowering people to make decisions. And helping people to stay inspired and keep learning as much as they can. That's how we bring Joy Filled Design to life.
Your Role (Fixed Term Contract)
Defining and maintaining the safety, legal and quality standards of the George product, you'll be responsible for our quality rating target setting and action plan to deliver the highest possible brand and customer quality standards.
Driving an innovation first mindset in close collaboration with the Design team, your big focus will be on keeping George product ahead of the market by delivering product that has a unique understanding of our customers' wants and needs.
You'll look at competitive benchmarking, manage the fit process (including 3d technology), will have a clear understanding of grading and a drive for consistent sizing standards.
Implementing a clear action plan to drive quality ratings and manage product risk assessments and safety requirements, all within the framework of value for money, fit and innovation.
Training and supporting our global supply base and In Country Office, you'll also apply your expertise to auditing factories and responding to customer complaints and reviews.
- You will have a thorough knowledge and adherence to compliance, legislation and product testing requirements
- You will understand the crisis management process and have the ability to deal with product recalls, withdrawals and on-hold stock
- You will have excellent communication skills, helping you drive stakeholder engagement internally and externally
- You will have a good understanding and enthusiasm for driving 3D design and fit processes including grade rules
If flexible working is important to you, then look no further! At George, we are proud of our culture and our commitment to flexible working. This role is based at George House, Lutterworth with the opportunity to work from home 2-3 days per week
You will also get an excellent benefits package including;-
- Discretionary company bonus
- Company pension up to 7% matched
- 10% colleague discount, free parking and many additional rewards.
We want all colleagues to be able to bring their best and true selves to work, every day. Simply put, we want our colleagues to be Proud to be George and proud to be themselves.