Design Manager / Senior Design Manager ( Hardline)

Job level Senior
Education
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location N/A
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Dental plan, Guaranteed bonus, Insurance plan, Medical plan
Industry Design
Job function Design > Graphic Design
Design > Product / Industrial Design
Design > Others
Published On 13/10/2016
ref. IC_DESMGRHARDLINE

Our client – an expanding multi-national trading group is looking for high caliber candidates to fill up the following postions :

 

Responsibilities :  

  • Execute entire design process for a given season within multiple hard goods product categories: Home and Seasonal Decoration, Gift, Houseware, Pluse, Textiles and Stationery.
  • Responsible for Trend Development, Product Design/Rendering, Tech Packs and Presentation Boards.
  • Work with Senior Management of Product Development to implement line building as it aligns with departmental goals and vision.
  • Translate seasonal trend and customer objectives into commercially viable product for mass market at varying price points.
  • Deliver effective, cohesive product presentations for both internal and external partners.
  • Work with vendor partners to develop and execute product designs with accuracy and innovation.
  • Research and develop seasonal trends, themes, concepts, color direction, material, fabrications and styling.
  • Have a deep working knowledge of Home Products, with the ability to communicate techniques and manufacturing abilities to Junior Designers.
  • Work with company Global Offices on sourcing, research and development innovation.
  • Lead market research, design and product development from idea creation to product completion.
  • Work with worldwide suppliers/ factories on product development  

Requirements :  

  • 8 years or above Design experience for leading US/EU department stores
  • Bachelor degree in Design/Arts from overseas countries is a must
  • Excellent and innovative Graphic Design skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines, detail oriented, meticulous, accurate and creative in an extremely fast paced environment
  • Must be flexible and able to work independently
  • Excellent understanding of Home Decoration and Gift trends
  • Excellent knowledge of US/EU market
  • Must have EXCELLENT/fluent command of English language
  • Excellent skills in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Microsoft Office
  • Must be willing to work in Hong Kong. 
  • Superior organizational skills and excellent communication skill; must be team oriented and be able to work in a group environment.

  

5 day work and attractive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidates, interested parties please send detailed resume to The Human Resources Manager by email : info@hkichrs.com.hk