Careers

Posted on : 05-01-2010
FASHION PRODUCTION MANAGER :

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing the entire production process, this includes liaising with suppliers about the quality, price and delivery times of product as well as planning, monitoring and altering the production schedules when required
  • You will be expected to overcome any production faults and issues and demonstrate an ability to deliver creative solutions to solve problems
  • You will liaise effectively with in-house design, workshop staff, sales, buying and quality control teams to ensure critical paths are maintained with shipments and logistics coordinated accordingly
  • You will be highly organised in keeping up with the fast pace of changing priorities in production and be able to report on the production status at any time during the process
  • You will be used to dealing with manufacturers, meeting deadlines, multi tasking whilst achieving 100% production accuracy

Experience and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fashion or related subject with emphasis on strong technical skills and knowledge of production
  • 5 years + experience in Fashion production in high-end, luxury clothing sector
  • You will be reporting to executive management and attending high level meetings so confidence and excellent all round communication skills are essential
  • You will have excellent command of written and spoken English. Spoken Arabic would be an advantage
  • You will be experienced in working with luxury fabrics and knowledgeable in execution of embroideries, bead work, fine details and high level craftsmanship
  • You will have excellent skills in Microsoft Excel and word
  • You should be experienced in managing a budget and have a proven track record in successfully coordinating the production process within a given budget
  • You will possess excellent management skills and demonstrate the ability to manage your teams at all stages of the production process

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Posted on : 05-01-2010
SALES AND MARKETING MANAGER :

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Develop plans and initiatives that result in enhanced sales and extensive and positive PR
  • Define the marketing plan in conjunction with the overall business plan>
  • You will be expected to contribute creatively and coordinate the design, photography, artwork, print and distribution of all materials relevant to the brand
  • You will take ownership for the development of the brands website
  • Ensure that the stores visual, marketing and PR needs are fully understood and supported and improve brands visibility in store
  • Ensure all relevant projects are completed to brief on time and within budget
  • Develop and establish strong relationships with all contacts including buyers, directors and media based contacts
  • To monitor and evaluate newly launched collections sales effectiveness
  • You will be responsible for devising strategies to enhance sales by analysis of sell through performance for better understanding on market needs

Required experience:

  • Bachelors degree in Fashion business or Marketing
  • 5 years + experience executing PR and marketing campaigns in high end, luxury fashion
  • You will be self-motivated and persuasive with demonstrated success in both written and verbal communication.
  • You will have excellent command of written and spoken English. Spoken Arabic would be an advantage
  • You will be highly organised with strong time management and leadership skills
  • Proficient in budgeting, sales plan and logistics arrangement
  • Solid and good knowledge in apparel presentations

 

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