Technical Director – Hong Kong

Country :
Hong Kong
State :
Hong Kong Island
Town :
HONG KONG
Category :
Design
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Salary :
$150k - Gold Offer (>$100K)
Years experience :
5 to 10 years

Company description

Fourth Floor fashion (www.fourthfloor.com) is an industry leader in fashion recruiting, catering to the Los Angeles, New York and Orange County markets. Entrenched in Fashion, Retail, Beauty, and Accessories, we partner with the biggest names in fashion, placing creative freelance and full time talent. We're committed to what we do. We listen. We make the right match between top talent and leading clients, cultivating career-long relationships.

Job description

Luxury Women’s RTW Brand is seeking a Technical Director to join their team in Hong Kong to oversee design development and pre-production setup for Knitwear and Woven categories.

This is an amazing opportunity for a motivated professional currently located in Hong Kong to apply his or her organizational and time management skills and partner with a leading brand.

Profile

Responsibilities:
  • Direct development of manufactured knit and woven styles
  • Review prototypes and swatches for quality
  • Oversee deadlines and maintain communication with contractors
  • Provide support with costing, creative, and technical issues
  • Visit Hong Kong showrooms, offices, and factories for design and pre-design developments
  • Travel with creative and technical teams to support contractors
 
Requirements:
  • Experience working in the Hong Kong fashion industry required
  • Knitwear and garment development and manufacturing experience required
  • Thorough understanding of manufacture and quality assurance methods
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs
  • Mandarin speaking skills preferred, but not required
  • Ability to work flexible hours as necessary
  • Willingness to travel