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at Lululemon
Location Vancouver , Canada
Date Posted Jun 19, 2017
Category Fashion
Job Type Full Time

Description

Fit Manager

lululemon athletica

Salary: $115,000.00 - $130,000.00/Annually

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Language: English

Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible

Minimum Education: High School

Positions Available: 2

NOC Group: (5243)

Job Location(s)

1818 Cornwall Ave

Vancouver, British Columbia

V6J 1C7 Canada

Job Description

lululemon athletica
Founded in 1998 in beautiful Vancouver, BC lululemon athletica creates components to live longer, healthier more fun lives.

Global Fit Team
To manage the creation and commercialization of premium performance product through technical fit, ensuring it is performing for the intended end use and is meeting the required quality standards through lab and wear testing in accordance with lululemon business goals.

a day in the life of a Technical Fit Manager
• Lead and support the Fit team in the creation of beautifully executed, great fitting product
• Oversee the workload and manage deadlines across the team to meet key gates and by whens
• Develop and create pipeline for the Fit org through mentoring, training, and stretch assignment opportunities for team members
• Function as the “go to” for technical fit questions and offer solutions for best execution of fit in the product
• Collaborate with Design and PD leaders to align on a unified vision to consistently innovate and create best in class product

The finer print
• High school diploma required, diploma in patternmaking or textiles preferred.
• 10-15+ years of apparel industry experience in patternmaking and/or technical design with a focus on fit
• Traveled to and worked on site with manufacturers across Asia, Americas and Europe
• Strong technical knowledge of performance product and fit
• Strong technical construction knowledge for product manufacturing
• Strong team player, able to work cross-functionally to reach seasonal and business goals
• Experience in PLM/Enterprise systems for the management of measurement, material, and technical information.
• Strong computer skills (Excel, Adobe Illustrator, PLM software, Microsoft office applications and Outlook)
• Knowledge of product creation calendar timelines and able to work against deadlines

*Comprehensive benefits package including extended medical, dental, disability, & RRSP matching and performance based bonus available. We offer a competitive salary based on experience and support in relocation costs for qualified candidates not residing in Vancouver. The employee is eligible for performance based salary increases & bonuses.