Jr PM - Trims, Hardware, Accessories

Location
Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Posted
07 May 2022
Closes
22 Jul 2022
Ref
206483010
Function
Marketing
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a JR Product Manager to join out Product Development Team.

Major Responsibilities:
• Allocate, source and develop high quality trims
• Support in managing the trim development across multiple categories and brands
• Manage the lifecycle of raw material trim styles - material sourcing, sample development, and shipment delivery which includes maintaining a min / max inventory
• Negotiate domestically and internationally for competitive costing to maintain company profit margins
• Lead factory development in creation of new trim styles from concept to production
• Identify problem areas and provide viable solutions, which includes foreshadowing any potential future issues
• Ability to introduce new manufacturers and materials into existing matrix
• Provide price targets and guidance within the product managers team
• Apply knowledge of trim/hardware materials, function, limitations and testing protocols to ensure in delivering top quality
• Lead all notions sourcing for all garments
• Create a Trim Guidelines for cross functional teams to use
• Source core trims for all segments to utilize

Competencies & Skills:
• Possess strong knowledge of trims, quality and developments
• Knowledge of garment construction and finishing
• Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and leadership skills
• Strong analytical and decision making skills
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Strong ability to multi-task and prioritize workload to ensure deliveries are met
• Strong ability to lead, manage and train multiple lower level designers and multiple brand categories
• Proactive, self-motivated, advanced knowledge of how to delegate and still meet deadlines with "get it done" attitude
• Strong attention to detail and mistakes and problem solving skills

Minimum Qualifications:
• Minimum 3-4 + years experience in similar role
• In depth knowledge of trims, sourcing and development
• Must be able to perform efficiently with tight deadlines
• Goal driven
• Experience with traveling to vendors/factories
• English Language

Tools:
Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint, Word
AS400, Adobe Illustrator

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