Design & PD Manager (High fashion)
My client is focus on EU / US high fashion (designer labels) market with a small design & PD team focus on market trend research, provide inspirations to the brands and lead a small design team.
Job Duties :
Update the EU / US fashion trend, drive design direction, inspiration and creative leadership on different collection for different clients.
Develop a collection with design concept, style coordination, mood board, color palettes, fabric library and graphic trend based on fashion trend.
Manage the design team from research and collect the market trend during the seasons for the art direction.
Being commercial to handle the whole design & development process for different EU / US clients
Manage constant communication with internal teams (Merchandising) and clients
Handle adhoc project such as a develop a design digital library
Skills & Requirements :
Degree in Fashion design and textile, oversea educational background is preferable.
At least 3 years of experience manage a team and 5 years' experience in fashion design with more focus on EU high fashion market
With commercial mid set able to target suitable collections for different clients
Exposure in high end fashion industry (EU designer label background is an advantage)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (English a must)
High level of computer proficiency- Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop