[NICE THOT][Full-Time Position/Place-and-Train] Assistant Designer & Merchandiser
Assistant Designer & Merchandiser
Selected candidates with or without experience will undergo the Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) Place-and-Train - where you will be paid a salary while undergoing WSQ training.
Find out more about the PCP at https://www.taftc.org/programmes/place-and-train-digital-marketing-programme/.
Job Description for Assistant Designer & Merchandiser
Reporting to the Product Development & Operations Manager, the Assistant Designer & Merchandiser will help to develop production drawings and assist in the preparation of all documents related to merchandising and business-related matters to maximize customer satisfaction and sales in the uniforms business.
As a Management Trainee (Retail), my role involves the following roles and responsibilities:
Creating or visualizing an idea and producing a design by hand or using computer-aided design (CAD).
Actively keeping up to date with emerging fashion trends relating to fabrics, colours and styling.
Planning and developing ranges/collections.
Working closely with other colleagues and to liaise with customers to develop products to meet their expectations.
Understanding design from a technical perspective; producing patterns and technical specifications.
Adapting existing designs for mass production.
Prepare and deliver appropriate presentations on products/services to the management team and customers.
Assist in the preparation of time action plan, fabric usage, quotation, purchase order, packing list, delivery order and invoice.
Assist in the preparation of all documents related to freight documentation.
Monitor and manage the inventory of stock.
Overseeing pre-production samples to meet customers’ expectation.
Work closely with the management team to maximize profits. - Source for reliable suppliers for fabric, accessories, etc. - Support general marketing activities.
Candidate should possess at least a Diploma in any related discipline;
Strong interest in apparel / fashion industry;
Customer service oriented;
Proficient in Microsoft Office: Excel, PowerPoint and Word;
Proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Display positivity and willingness to learn;
Team player works well independently and within the team;
Results oriented, focused, with a strong desire to succeed;
Able to join within short notice;
SP & PR are welcome to apply.