Product Developer (Ref: IT - ct - pd)
I.T rides on a unique multi-brand, multi-layer business model that only proves to success: a multi-channel approach that caters specifically to well-defined groups of fashion lovers in targeted regions with distinct multi-brand stores and single-brand shops. Augmenting this diverse mix are respected brands from around the world that I.T licenses, and exclusively developed house brands.
IT, i.t, ete! and double-park are the flagship multi-brand stores, each appealing to contrasting individuals and tastes while retaining the passion that our company is renowned for. I.T shops are the home of sophisticated labels at the forefront of fashion, while i.t is the place for younger shoppers to find the best in fun, edgy casual wear. Fine footwear and accessories feature in the refined spaces of the ete! stores. At double-park, the latest in street wear and the lifestyle that encompasses it are explored in an experimental shopping environment.
Like those who shop at I.T, the team behind the company is energetic, open-minded and appreciates how fashion can form part of a modern lifestyle. Their dynamism and focus have propelled I.T into a major brand, in Hong Kong and in new markets beyond.
To cope with the business expansion of I.T, high calibre candidates are invited to fill the following position:-
Work closely with designer to follow through and advise during the development process from material and trims sourcing, sampling and fitting approval, costing negotiations to pre-production confirmations
Monitor vendor performance, production capacity and lead-time management
Track and update production status, merchandise information, cost details in the system in an accurate and timely manner
Identify, address and resolve any development and production issues. Provide technical resolutions for problem shooting during development and bulk production to facilitate effective business decision making.
Manage vendor relations
- Diploma or above in Merchandising / Textiles related disciplines,
- With at least 6-8 years relevant experience
- Result oriented, with excellent communication skills, responsive and detail minded
- Responsible and organized, and able to work under tight schedules
- Possess effective business liaison skills between vendors and design teams for problem resolutions