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Director of Apparel Design, Sports

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Zürich
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 114427032018
  • Sector: Operational Excellence, Operational Excellence and Strategy, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 17/05/2018

Director of Apparel Design, Sports 

An international organization specialized in Sports Goods is looking for an enthusiastic leader to head the to Apparel Design team in the German-speaking part of Switzerland. Bring your expertise in design together with your knowledge of the Sports market and make an impact on the profitability, growth and market share of this multinational company.

Responsibilities
  • Lead and represent the Design Department
  • Create and develop design guidelines in regards to apparel
  • Develop technical sketches and descriptions for the assigned premium products
  • Manage the relationships with relevant external agencies and work cross-functionally within the organization
  • Work closely with the Creative Director and apply the targeted seasonal color map
  • Coordinate the relevant market research and trends analysis
Skills / Requirements
  • Deep understanding of Sports Goods is a must
  • Previous experience in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Apparel Design
  • Ability to manage a team
  • English (fluent)
If you are interested in this Director of Apparel Design position and you can see this as a long-term opportunity, please email a copy of your CV in MS. Word format to Sandra Rubio 

Sandra Rubio
Sales & Marketing Recruitment Consultant
044 542 12 85
sandra.rubio[@]dsjglobal.ch