SR Product Developer


Location

MONTREAL

Job ID

5911

Salary

$70000 - $90000


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Job Description:

 

 

Position: Product Developer

Industry Sector: Retail and Manufacturer

Location: Downtown Montreal

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

 

SEEKING A HIDDEN GEM

Our esteemed client is growing and presently has an opening for a Product Developer. Consider yourself to be the top of your game? If you have experience in the fashion industry and looking to take your career to the next level, now’s the time.

About them

  • Employee discount
  • Work from home
  • RRSP contribution
  • Health and dental benefits  
  • Competitive salary and bonus

 

Duties may include but not limited to…     

 

  • Reports to the Senior Director
  • Research and identify new products and trends in the market
  • Target various distribution networks
  • Analyze the competition, and putting forward in depth knowledge of consumer market needs within the streetwear/athletic world
  • Develop strategies based on analysis and performance of the product
  • Introduce a profitable special project collection in line with the company’s vision and the mass market demand and opportunities
  • Reduce time to market from an end-to-end perspective (from design to delivery)
  • Revise financial targets based on reports
  • Ensure quality of product by regularly dealing with suppliers and makers
  • Participate in strategic meetings to determine opportunities, brand direction
  • Work with the design team; propose concepts, collection themes, trend boards
  • Oversee labels, trims, illustrations, graphics and print development
  • Follow-up on deadlines and milestones with factories
  • Sketch and create tech packs for collection
  • Manage PM’s deliverables; calendar, margins, product development
  • Identify new business opportunities and maximize growth by category

 

Your qualifications

 

  • University degree in Marketing and/or Fashion Design
  • 7+  years previous experience as a Product Developer within the garment industry (streetwear/athleticwear/outdoor)
  • Passionate about comic books/superheroes and the like would be a strong asset
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, organizational and presentation skills (proven competency with numbers)
  • Bilingual both French and English (written and spoken)
  • Proficient in MS Office, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Strong work ethic, ability to forecast trends, high sense of detail
  • Must be able to juggle several projects at once; work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Creative, entrepreneurial spirit; vision aimed on profitability

 

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Our 24/7 Promise to you:  

Please note that only candidates who meet the above criteria will be contacted within 48hours

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