Main job responsibilities
- In charge of ONLY’s continuously high growth of Denim collections for the Chinese market
- Managing a Team of 8 Denim Designers and Denim Design assistants in Beijing.
- Responsible for Jeans wear Trend direction and the development of Jeans collections
- Ensure ONLY is the first to have the latest hype in the stores.
- Analyze development needs in terms of objectives and according to budgets
- Manage, train and ensure professional growth in the Jeans Team in Beijing
- Responsible for building a strong Jeans team in relation to the Design process and for training the team in analyzing sales statistics and sales figures
- Ensure rapid speed and drive ambitious level of innovation in latest Fitting/ Wash/ Trims/ Details/ Design value
- Constantly source latest Trims/ Fabrics/ Treatments by Suppliers and Fairs
- Close co-operation and training of existing suppliers as well as training of Buyers and production managers in the Buying teams of Jeans wear.
- Responsible for collection presentation, fashion shows, sales material and visual merchandising guidelines for the Chinese market.
- In charge of conducting Product Review for the team’s bonus schemes
- In charge of the team’s monthly salary management/ONLY Bonus calculation, in co-operation with ONLY’s Management.
- Manage biannual team reviews/recruit new team members
- Draft employment contracts/perform salary negotiation in accordance with approval from management.
- Make inspirational trips in Asia
- Qualified Designer. Minimum 1-2 years of management experience or 2-4 years of experience as Senior Designer with management potential
- Strong knowledge of Denim product groups and experience within women’s fast moving/trend-driven fashion
- Excellent English skills, both written and spoken
- Familiar with Illustrator, PhotoShop, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint
- Dedicated to a high level of design, very trend-driven and with a high standard of quality and workmanship
- Motivator, team leader, innovative, dynamic, and business-minded
- Organization talent, positive, adventurous, and driven
- An interest in Chinese culture and society is a plus.
- Willingness to live in China
Work location: Beijing, China.
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