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 Job Title:  Compliance & Quality Manager

Are you passionate about following design trends?  Do you want the opportunity to work with distinctive product?  Mud Pie is looking for a Compliance & Quality Manager to join our award winning design team.

Job Description

The Compliance & Quality Manage will be responsible for ensuring the legal and regulatory compliance of our products by researching regulations, communicating guidelines within the organization, obtaining appropriate approvals and preparing reports.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Management and documentation of company’s compliance and testing policies.
  • Ongoing monitoring of regulatory changes and product safety news pertinent to company’s product categories.
  • Research international regulations and standards as needed for distributors.
  • Review all products, in the development stage, for applicable regulatory compliance standards and labeling, safety, and performance recommendations.
  • Completion and maintenance of certificates of conformity for all products regulated by the CPSC.

Review quality inspection reports

Desired Skills and Experience

Job Requirements: 

  • General knowledge of quality control standards, inspection practices, and social compliance, and safety auditing.
  • Good communication skills across multiple departments and with international suppliers.
  • Knowledge of materials and product regulations:  Prop 65, CPSC/CPSIA, children’s safety issues, labeling and packaging requirements.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Strong computer skills with knowledge of Excel/Word
  • Excellent time management skills
  • High level of self-motivation and creative problem solving ability
  • Ability to work in high volume department and interact with cross –functional teams

Interested candidates should send a letter expressing their interest and qualifications along with a resume to Missy Henderson at mhenderson@mud-pie.com


Job Title:  Technical Designer- Children's Apparel

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Build detailed technical packets utilizing designer flat sketches, tracking garment progress through all stages of the developmental lifecycle.
  • Organize and prioritize daily workload of assigned product lines to meet all deadlines.
  • Communicate fit intent and construction to vendors through detailed fit comments, pattern diagrams, pattern corrections, and digital images.
  • Support Technical team in preparing samples and contributing in fit sessions, identifying potential production, quality, and costing issues and proactively making effective recommendations.
  • Measure and prepare all garments with accuracy before fit sessions
  • Take fit notes and photos of samples during fit meetings

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design or equivalent experience.
  • Internship or up to 2 years in apparel industry in Technical Design (including experience with construction, grading and patternmaking)
  • Strong computer skills with knowledge of Excel/Adobe Illustrator/Web PDM
  • Basic understanding of fit, balance and garment construction, fabrics and fabric performance.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • High level of self-motivation and creative problem solving ability
  • Ability to work in high volume department and interact with cross –functional teams

Interested candidates should send a letter expressing their interest and qualifications along with a resume to Missy Henderson at mhenderson@mud-pie.com