McQ WRTW Jersey Product Development Specialist (maternity leave)
Kering - Fixed Term (Fixed Term)
Novara - Italy
The position will be responsible to develop the RTW collections of McQ in collaboration with Style, Merchandising and Production offices as well as external suppliers. In particular, the RTW Product Development Specialist will act as link between internal departments and suppliers, in particular to finds or develops the right materials according to The Design and development timelines, target price, quality standard and PRLS.
How you will contribute
Research trends and presents market relevant material concept
Select, Develops & implements materials which provide commercial success (es. Target price) and support multiple creation process and timeline
Work closely with Design, Product development and external suppliers, he/she supervises all material questions such as booking, delivery status, lead times, testing, quality issue during sampling & production
Material Management, development & procurement of Jersey Fabric
Who you are
A professional with 2 years’ experience in a similar role and able to work with the Style and international suppliers
A problem solver, good at establishing positive working relations with colleagues, stakeholders and suppliers
A technical university graduate
Highly organized and able to plan efficiently
Fluent in English and Italian, both written and spoken
Willing to travel from time to time
Why work with us?
This is an excellent opportunity to join the Kering adventure in a moment of extraordinary growth and become part of a thriving team in a global Luxury group that offers endless possibilities to learn and grow. Talent development is a managerial principle at Kering and we are committed to fostering internal mobility. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
- Full time