Technical Administrator

  • Location

    City of London, London

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  • Contact:

    Anthony Duodu

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job title

Technical Administrator

Business area

Clothing and Home

Job purpose

To provide effective support to the Departmental Lead Technologists, Technologists and Assistant Technologists

Reward level and salary


Reporting to

Lead Technologists / Technologists

Direct reports


Scope of the role

Technical administration support for BU Technical Teams

§ Maintain awareness of competition's online offer, react accordingly

§ Assist with Provide support with spec packs and contracting information

§ Provide accurate RTM and customer feedback reporting

§ Assist with fit and colour approval process where required

§ Support stock inspection and due diligence processes where required and Liaise with the Fire wall and Technical services team

§ Communicate quality information to Buying Units, Sourcing Offices and key suppliers

§ Contribute as an active member of the team to work within a commercially focussed culture

Key Accountabilities and Measures

Key skills

§ Basic understanding of garment and fabric technology

§ Computer literate

§ Good organisational skills and an eye for detail

§ Multi task orientated with the ability to work to deadlines to achieve the Buying critical path

§ Understanding of Marks & Spencer buying process

Key relationships and stakeholders

§ Business unit teams

§ Technical Services and Colour Management teams

§ Sourcing Offices

§ Suppliers