Design And Product Development Lead

Country :
Hong Kong
Category :
Production - Quality
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Experience :
5 to 10 years

Job description

The Creative Direction, Design & Development of the PEDDER RED collections through
the partnership and support of the GPD
To be able to work independently to establish & develop the core product base as well
as original & aspirational signature product for the brand
Responsible for overall inspiration and direction for the brand and for each delivery,
from concepts, key trends, colours, materials & rationale to final samples
Translate the trends of the season to be right for Pedder Red
Drive growth by focusing on and strengthening opportunity classifications
Continue to expand and oversee infrastructure to support growth in new
classifications
Responsible for overseeing/reviewing design/PD team and all projects relating to the
development of the brand through the product
Meet deadlines
Partner with the PR CBO team and all CBO teams within the group on a consistent basis
to understand needs of the business and provide feedback on best/worst sellers with
our own brand but also with the competition.

Profile

  • 7-10 years of related experience
  • BA or BFA degree required, preferably in footwear/product design & innovation, fashion design, product development or an equivalent combination of experience and knowledge, skills, and abilities to fulfill the criteria of the role
  • Strong leadership skills with the proven ability to recruit, retain, motivate and develop a team
  • Demonstrate a high taste level and creative ability including merchandising ability,
  • commercial sense and market knowledge.
  • Ability to research and apply market information
  • Demonstrate strategic thinking and problem solving ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. English essential/Chinese optional
  • Ability to work well with multiple individuals from a variety of different department