Product Developer Menswear (TEMP)

Recruiter
Menswear Brand
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
20 May 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A great opportunity has arisen to work for a reputable menswear brand. Our client is looking for a strong menswear product developer to join them for on-going cover starting 15th November. Candidates will ideally be from a strong product development background.

Some of the key responsibilities in the role include:

*Detailed trend and sales analysis for coming season
*Conduct in-season shop comparisons to better understand market
*Plan and maintain the Critical Path to ensure timely delivery of range
*Liaise with Production department to confirm sources
*Work with design team throughout development process to realise initial concept
*Use negotiation skills to get the best price across all areas of the range
*Monitor supplier performance via the Proto Development Schedule
*Liaise with factories at all stages of development process to maintain best price
*Arrange and attend fit sessions with Design and QC
*Create line lists and swatch cards for use by sales agents during selling season
*Present finished range to sales team at key stages of the development process
…….Plus much more.

Suitable candidates will have experience using Microsoft Excel to a high standard, along with other programmes including Word, Outlook, Corel Draw / Illustrator and Photoshop. As well as having strong negotiation skills, candidates must be organised, methodical and accurate with a good eye for detail and have a clear understanding of the menswear market.
Applicants should be available to start by the 15th November in this temporary position to last around 2 months.

We regret that due to volume, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted, therefore if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 3 working days, please assume that you've not been successful on this occasion.

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