Head of Design and PD
Consultant Sean Li
Date posted 18 May 2018No.1539 West Nanjing Road Shanghai 200040 Robert Walters China
Our client is a global fashion company and now they are looking for a Head of Design and Product Development in Shanghai.
- Work collaboratively with designers and buyers from overseas customers, design and develop the best fashion products to meet customers' needs.
- Work closely with the merchandising and production teams on factory selection and management.
- Be the primary contact point for all design and product development issues.
- Attend global fashion shows and keep updated on the fashion trends.
- Drive presentations to sales teams, buyers while promoting branding initiatives.
- Manage team members and develop their competencies.
- Direct management of deliverable time-lines and seasonal development calendars.
- Handle decision-making through uncertainty in an ambiguous and dynamic environment.
- Design and product development experience in fashion accessories or apparel.
- Experience in global sourcing, having worked for a trading company or buying agent.
- Strong presentation and communication skills
- Experience in leading a team.
- Fluency in English.