Junior Product Developer - Shanghai

Junior Product Developer - Shanghai

£20k - 25k per year Ex Pat Package
REF: 10948 MM
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Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for a Junior Product Developer / Designer / Buyer looking for an exciting offshore challenge, you would work with one of the biggest retailers on the UK High Street. Previous experience in a similar role within the UK high street is desirable.

** There are two opportunities available, one with a focus on Knitwear and one Woven.

The Role:-

  • Work with trend and internal teams to develop fabric, yarn and trims seasonally
  • Identify the supplier’s strengths and develop product accordingly.
  • Work with Merchandising, Sourcing and Design teams to ensure correct product is in development.
  • Work with merchandising and sales to identify best sellers and move on’s.
  • Ensure all components are in place for sampling and tech packs are correct.
  • UK and International Inspiration trips
  • Trend awareness
  • Communicate with Buyers and Design teams in the UK
  • Be involved in setting Sales Targets, strategies and margins.

The Candidate:-

  • Passion for product
  • Experience with the UK Market is Essential
  • Experience in Knitwear or Wovens, across men’s, women’s and kidswear.
  • Experience within a similar Product Development, Merchandising or Design role
  • Ability to draw and produce tech packs is desirable
  • Sales acumen with ability to plan commercially
  • Excellent time management skills
  • You will be able to work as part of an international team, sharing ideas and information easily.

Please provide artwork to demonstrate your ability to sketch, create tech packs and translate trends.

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role

Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.

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