Senior Product Developer (Ladies Fashion)

Job level Middle
Education F.5 - F.7 or DSE
Location
Chai Wan, Cheung Sha Wan, Tsimshatsui Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, Kowloon, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Employment type
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Medical plan
Industry Manufacturing - Garment
Job function Design > Fashion Design
Design > Product / Industrial Design
Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Garment / Apparel
Published On 12/02/2018 2018-02-12

Responsibilities

  • Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers
  • Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers
  • Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development
  • Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice
  • Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup
  • Provide general support to the team including create Graphic Design and Tech Pack
  • Support presentation boards/ sample making/photo taking/logging and organizing
  • Work closely with suppliers to develop/source and research new fabric and trimmings
  • Assist merchandisers or sales team with customer requests and to design key customer up-dates, plus process customer product packs and sample orders
  • Visit trade shows/fashion shows in HK and China, able to go out and gather market research/new concept ideas
  • Visit and Liaise with our China sample room on all matters related to sample making and development
  • Work with Design, Merchandising, and Planning to ensure a smooth process flow in product development and getting product to market
  • Evaluate materials, technologies, and companies in pursuit of Performance Product innovation
  • Ensure product design goals are technically feasible, cost effective and timely
  • Continuously advise management on the status of active projects and offer suggestions for timeline improvements when necessary
  • Develop, maintain and foster relationships with current vendors to continuously improve pricing, delivery, innovation, and quality
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management
  • CAD support on request (print & pattern graphic)
  • Execute seasonal development with trend service and provide market intelligence
  • Research and analyze market trends and commercial needs by keeping a consistent brand image and positioning

Requirements

  • Form 5 or above
  • Minimum 3 years' relevant experience
  • Strong product and material knowledge with good development skills, and familiar with merchandising and product development process
  • Able to work under pressure, result oriented, excellent communication skills, self-motivated, responsive and detail minded
  • Ability to build strong relationships with the team, communicate effectively with internal and external parties
  • Strong problem solving skills.  Able to manage multiple tasks environment
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin
  • Literate in Microsoft office programs
  • Proficiency in CAD, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Strong fashion sense, creative, energetic and passionate
  • Responsible, hard working and positive mindset