Operations Technical Development Footwear

Hugo Boss
Coldrerio, CH
07 May 2022
27 Jun 2022
HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 13,800 employees worldwide. We work passionately and to high standards from the initial idea through to the finished product. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be yourself and to be creative in an inspiring and international working environment - because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

Operations Technical Development Footwear
HUGO BOSS Ticino SA | Coldrerio | Switzerland | Full-time

HUGO BOSS Ticino SA, sited in Coldrerio Switzerland, masters the fashion flow for all the Brands of the product groups Shirt & Neckwear, Knitwear, Bodywear & Hosiery, Footwear & Accessories supported by a Business Services Unit.

The candidate, sited in our Footwear BU, will ensure the technical development process performance from prototyping phase to the final samples confirmation for industrialization, acting as point of reference between the company functions and the worldwide vendors.

These the responsibilities

What you can expect:
  • Check and develop vendors in order to guarantee the development process alignment to costs and quality company guide lines;
  • Support and provide technical solutions during both prototypes and salesman sample phases checking feasibility, availability of components and materials, quality and timing.
  • Manage fitting and industrialization meetings finalizing all relevant information for production set up and confirmation.
  • Monitor and assure technical documentation and orders smooth and effective flow between company functions such as Brand, Design, Procurement and vendors.
  • Attend on going and final quality inspections.

Your profile:

  • Have at least 4/5 years' experience in same or similar roles developed in international and high process/quality focused industries.
  • Have an excellent knowledge of footwears' materials, construction, paper pattern, machinery and workmanship;
  • Are available for a 60% travel time.
  • Have a very good English knowledge, both written and spoken;
  • Are skillful in computer operating;
  • Have a strong organizational mindset and you are delivery to target focused;
  • Are able to manage complex business relations and to develop professional network;
  • Are strongly team oriented and open to innovation.

Your benefits:

  • International, multilingual and inspirational working environment (digital and innovation focused);
  • Company focus on welfare and balance between business and personal life;
  • Health and Safety constant support and Fitness space.

Fashion is a form of self-expression. With our products, we want to inspire individuality and encourage everyone to be their authentic selves. HUGO BOSS is a global company with our employees representative of the world at large. We believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce, and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of, but not limited to, age, citizenship, disability, gender identity or expression, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, marital status, or sexual orientation.