Product Development Manager
April 2010 — Present
Designing and leading all denim/non-denim product development and sourcing activities. Position includes coordination whole subjects between customers and suppliers. Working with major customers such as; Mavi, Tommy Hilfiger, Burberry, Gant, Armani and Zegna in first hand. Reporting directly to Product Development Director.
Job definition includes;
Following and applying latest trend ideas for company and customers collections..
Coordinating dialogs between sales, product development and research development teams in house and between suppliers in order to get ideas beforehand.
Working closely with laundry to achieve better performance of fabric-wash conformity for denim products.
Following sample production steps to improve target efficiency and customer satisfaction.
Leading one major project;
Project Jeanious. Project leader of 12 people including engineers, designers and production specialists in a collaboration with a denim fabric manufacturing company research and development team. The aim of this project is to discuss concepts, new ideas as well as to create product prototypes.