Showpo is on the lookout for a Product Developer/Designer to drive direction & trend for our in-house Showpo brand, source and develop/design exciting, on trend garments from concept through to production in line with budgets and revenue targets.
Responsibilities & Focus:
Translate visions provided by PD/Design Manager into workable directions for the team including colour palette, print direction & fabric direction. Able to analyse and interpret reporting including best/worst sellers reports, category analysis, print analysis, etc.Source and develop/design exciting on trend pieces to drive growth of your categories.Proven eye for trend, colour, fabric, fit, construction & market, able to lead direction for the team.Ability to provide both monthly & seasonal trend reports. Manage & Mentor a Design Assistant, with the intent that the Design Assistant will have a full understanding of the Design role for future promotions.Strong technical knowledge with a focus on product quality, fit & improvements, Customer centric mentality displayed in all thinking & execution of product . Ensure all products are delivered to fit, quality & making standards.Create detailed tech packs with specifications.Managing Critical Path of work, ensuring all design, delivery & launch deadlines and requirements are met. Delivering a commercial range that meets all targets for margin & assortment.
Qualities & Experience Required:
5+ years Product Developer/Design experience with similar women's wear brand Superior attention to detail and accuracy Organised, team player with the ability to prioritise, multi-task and be flexible to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environmentExcellent verbal and written communication skillsAbility to provide leadership, supervision and direction to peers in apparel development Adaptable, flexible and able to work autonomously and unsupervised
It would be great if you had:
Experience working within fast-fashion retailExperience in eCommerce/pure-play online businessThe ability to identify with the Showpo girl - her interests, needs, wants etc Experience using Illustrator and Photoshop
50% staff discount & 30% off BrandsFortnightly payOpportunity to be part of our rapid expansionWorking with a fast dynamic team – gaining massive exposure to a fast fashion ecommerce businessPersonal growth and learning opportunitiesWork closely with award winning people in an award winning business
Sound like the role for you? We'd love to hear from you!
Please apply by submitting your resume & design portfolio.