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Product Development Director
- Head of Womenswear (Design and Merchandising)
- Regional footprint with strong retail presence
About Our Client
Our client is a well-established Apparel Retail brand with strong product concepts and passion for continuous innovation - they have a wide variety of womenswear range and are looking for a talent to join their team to manage the product design and merchandising teams of womenswear.
Reporting into the Business Director, you will take lead for the Design and Merchandising teams, whereby plan, develop and optimise the line architecture for Asia Pacific and Mid-East markets.
You will identify and define business direction on the product development for the respective brands and product line(s), strategically develop an optimal product assortment, pricing strategy and quality standard to maximise the yield. You will also monitor the product trend, product & sales performance, oversee the daily operation of design and merchandising, and lead the teams to support the growth in sales strategically.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will be degree educated with minimum 15 years product development management experience in apparel / retail industry. Regional exposure (including PRC) highly regarded.
You will demonstrate strong marketing sense and good knowledge of womenswear products; excellent business acumen and analytical skills; strong leadership skills and able to lead a team of 13 pax; good communication and interpersonal skills; good command of both written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin; able to work under pressure and tight lead-time.
What's on Offer
- Excellent remuneration package to attract the best
- Travel will be required
- 5.5 day, alternative week
- Office location: Kwai Chung