Reference Number 029898
Position Senior Product Developer/Product Developer - Sweater
Salary 16 - 18K
Job Requirements
3-5 years Product Development w/Design background in Sweater items
Good English
USA Market
Assisting with customer meeting’s set-ups- this includes helping to prepare design presentations including trends boards / books pulling together appropriate styled samples for the individual brands
Work closely with the Assisting Product Development Manager to assist all duties with the design and sketching of production sketches, preparing all artwork and issuing of sample orders Report directly to the Assisting Product Development Manager & the PD Director
Assist the Assisting Product Development Manager in all duties related to the Design Department
Work closely with the yarn and accessories suppliers to develop and research new yarns and accessories
Working with Assisting Product Development Manager & the Product Development Director to action customer requests and modifications and putting these into work immediately after the presentations
Working with the Creative Director and team to design a percentage of styles for each in house collection per season, depending on the requirements of the Creative Director or the President.
Sourcing yarns based on the trends received from the Assisting Product Development Manager & The Product Development Director and trade shows – plus the clients requests.
Work on customer product packs and expansion of customer products by brand, spec and yarn.
Be responsible for all product pack and initial protos allocated by the Assisting Product Development Manager & Product Development Director and to work closely with her when initializing these.
Occasional travel to China
Liaise with the China Sample Room on all matters related to sample making and development
Assist in tracking design boards and collection pieces – log in & out
Design new trend stitch concepts for the stitch library weekly – to help build the brilliant collection for buyers and in-house design development
Work on mini and fast fashion collections with the PD team
Working with PD team to ensure that our European trend forecasters projects / samples are executed correctly and on schedule for trade shows deadlines
Be continually aware of market trends and translate these into new yarns and styling for customer specific collection and forward thinking new designs for in-house
Assist merchandisers with customer developments
Help train other members of the PD team that are junior to your post
Contacts Ezon Liu - 26275293