Technical Assistant


JIVARO are seeking a talented Technical Assistant to join a iconic Australian fashion brand.

  • Support the wider Design and Product Development teams
  • Central Melbourne location- Great public transport links
  • Flexible working environment
JIVARO is seeking a talented Technical Assistant to join an iconic Australian apparel brand based in Melbourne. This well-established business operates across both retail and wholesale functions and has a strong presence in the Australian market.
Reporting to the Head of Design, you will support the wider design team with a broad range of tasks to bring the design to life. You will also work closely with Design, Production, and Technical teams to ensure the Product function runs efficiently.  
Key responsibilities... 
  • Creating Tech Packs
    Ensure the development & production timelines are achieved
  • Quality control and auditing of all products, ensuring they meet the company standards required
  • Liaising with suppliers and factories
  • Manage price negotiations to achieve target margins based on allocated weighted margin by category
Skills and experience required...
  • Previous experience in a similar role within Apparel.
  • Experience with Compute aided Design desirable - Adobe illustrator & Photoshop 
  • Diploma or Degree in Design or related field
  • Strong communicator 
  • Ability to deliver against strict deadlines.
  • Enjoy being hands-on, reactive and tactical in solving problems
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of urgency
What's on offer...
  • Competitive salary package 
  • Join a welcoming and supportive team
  • Flexible working environment
  • Central Melbourne location- Great transport links
  • Great progression opportunities 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please get in touch today and apply, or send your resume to