Principal Accountabilities / 主要職責
Key Area of Responsibility :
Understand and further develop seasonal creative product direction and translate to product ideas
Independent designing of men’s apparel based on creative direction.
Conduct trend & color research, ensure style, fit, quality, detail requirements are right for our market
Work under the seasonal calendar milestones and product timelines, to deliver accurate design sketch & design teach-pack
Support the creation of trims development
Actively participate in fabric selection during the mill week and national fairs and exhibitions, prepare fabric plan working closely with the team
Development of commercially viable graphic design in the collection
Actively participate in fitting sessions with technical team
Support on design document & review process e.g. Sketch overview , proto review & sales meeting design materials
Ensure that sourcing team are kept informed about development progress.
Follow up on changes made during the review process during design development stage.
Develop close partnership with Merchandising and Development team to deliver meaningful product and executions to serve AP distribution and to achieve required product costs
Be an engaged and committed team-mate, be a facilitator in negotiations
Be the front of marketplace reality and competition to ensure the relevant trends and innovations are filtered into the collection
Qualification & Experience Needed / 所需專業技能和工作經驗
Excellent application of design skills including graphic design
Strong organizational and communication skills, attention to detail, presentation skills and good fashion sense & knowledge of seasonal trends, themes, color, materials, styling and fit.
Self-motivated, responsible, collaborative and creative
4 years or above working experience in men’s casual wear design across different categories
Ability to collaborates with design, sales and other departments to achieve product execution and maintain design integrity
Education / 學歷背景 : University degree in Fashion or textile
Experience / 工作經驗 : Experience in Jeanswear a plus
Language / 語言應用 : Good command of spoken and written Chinese & English
Computer / 電腦操作 : Familiar with Photoshop , Illustrator & Office
Others / 其他 :
Extensive knowledge in fitting and the development size specifications for Asia Pacific market
Experienced in the creation of complete product development technical packages