Job Details
  • Reference229439
  • LocationKowloon
  • SalaryNegotiable
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted2 months ago
  • ConsultantAlly Yeung

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the design, colour and concept of seasonal and non-seasonal styles developed for China market
  • Ensure close collaboration and full alignment with Global Design team and provide input to the Global team on China market specifics, trends etc.
  • Researching trends and conducting market research for the Chinese market.
  • Develop sketches in alignment with Global Design Brief and Merchandising range plan using initial research, present sketches to stakeholders (e.g. Merchandising) during (pre)sketch/proto review, and revise sketches based on feedback
  • Preparing all necessary design decks and boards for divisional presentations and discuss designs or protos at key design meetings to ensure fit into collection, quality of product, and innovativeness.
  • Follow up on styles & selected fabrics each season in collaboration with product developers
  • Working closely and communicating daily on issues/changes that arise from the development of selected styles.
  • Collaborate with product developers to ensure a smooth work flow each season when executing each style.
  • Working closely with the Technical Department for the executing of garment fittings.
  • Continuous development of new fabrics, yarns, wool and downs.
  • Compile and maintain library by archiving Design input (e.g. sketches, fabrics, samples)
  • Working with the Fabric Team to select the best fabrics for each collection.
  • Presenting seasonal & non-seasonal collection to merchandising team & management as requested.
  • Working to the divisional calendar to meet deadlines.

Requirements:

  • Degree at Bachelor level - in Fashion Design
  • Minimum 4+ years related experience in design, with Menswear focus
  • Solid knowledge of garment specifications, fitting and pattern making
  • Eye for details with an extensive knowledge of fabric and wool.
  • Passion for men's fashion with a good sense of style
  • An extensive knowledge on 'new' technical developments in the Chinese market.
  • Great sense of color concept and patternation.
  • A team-player, mature and flexible
  • Excellent computer skills (Illustrator/ Photoshop) & hand drawn skills.
  • 3D experiences is a plus
  • Fluent in English and Chinese, both written and verbal