- Contribute to the formulation of the annual product design plan for the product category and introduce and execute innovative design ideas, in order to achieve Business targets and product category objectives
- Ensure the quality of products' design content in order to reinforce and strengthen the brand position and generate consumer demand
- Lead by example, mentor and coach more junior team members on the job
- Produce accurate and detailed color and material specs to factory standards and travel to factories to finalize prototypes
- Research markets, trade shows and competition for trends and inspiration and provide trip reports
- Work closely with suppliers in Asia and elsewhere to both source, brief in and develop new materials in line with the creative direction and commercial needs
- Creation of dynamic seasonal color and material packs that are both commercial, consumer and trend relevant, in conjunction with the Head of & Creative Director
- Work independently and efficiently to ensure all internal deadlines are met.