Product Developer Denim
Acne Studios is recruiting a Denim Product Developer, with the task of following the developments critical path, from initial design to material sourcing and pre-production fittings within the allocated delivery window. This is a role where you will get the opportunity to develop close partnership with different departments and suppliers while actively contribute to the creative process of high-end quality collections in a progressive fashion house.
The role entails developing both denim and repurposed collections in close collaboration with our design team. This involves attending development fittings and providing proactive and focused input to ensure quality and fit. You will also be responsible for the product data input and continuous updates in the internal PLM system. The Denim Product Developer will actively work to reach the sustainability targets. Further, you will do price negotiations and ensure production handover runs smoothly. You will report to the Development Director and belong to the Product & Design department.
This is a full time position.
We are looking for you who has at least 3 years experience in a product development role with an academic degree from fashion/textile education and/or business school. You are also highly proficient in MS Office applications, particularly Excel. Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator is a merit. You have high aspirations and understand the importance of excellence. You act with integrity at all times and have a natural ability to influence and build trust. You value simplicity over complexity and are guided by impact rather than prestige. You are pragmatic and hands-on and get things done. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where flexibility and teamwork are highly valued. And ideally, you enjoy working in a creative international environment with a wide range of personalities.
If you are motivated by an inspiring and creative working environment this is an opportunity not to be missed.
Acne Studios is a global company with English as working language. Fluency in written and oral English is therefore a must. You will be based in Stockholm. Regular business travels will occur.
We embrace diversity of people as well as ideas and viewpoints, and encourage everyone's individual expression of their own identity. Connect with us, with or without a CV – in the way that suits you best! As long as we get a good understanding of who you are, your experience, and your competence, we will take it from there. Welcome!
We may perform background checks for this position.