Design Manager For An E-Commerce (Fashion) Brand

RTC-1 Employment Services

Muscat, Oman

Posted
Ref: QP275-191

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Design Manager Up to 3.6K USD For An E-Commerce (Fashion) Brand In Oman

- Conduct market research to understand fashion trends, customers, lifestyles, etc
- Research and find fabrics and develop fabric archive suitable for our upcoming collection
- Visit fashion shows, exhibitions, workshops; pre-define half yearly calendar to visit such events and take approval from the management as per the budget allocation
- Develop design concepts for womenswear
- Responsible for giving design direction to the team and ensuring design defines the brand completely
- Review and approve the sketches, pattern and fabric designs created by the designers
- Make pattern CAD drawings
- Discuss design concept and tech pack with Pattern Master in case of any doubts, clarification required
- Manage a team of designers and outsourcing designing partners •
- Monitor the workflow and get the things done from the team as per the given timelines
- Will work with Merchandiser, Buyer, Online VM, etc for following activities (Sourcing & selection of fabrics, product launch planning and etc.)

Requirements

POSITION: Design Manager
SALARY: up to 3,600 USD or 1,400 OMR monthly gross depending qualifications on years and experience
HIRING COMPANY: E-Commerce Company (Fashion)
LOCATION: Muscat, Oman
AVAILABILITY: Can join immediately or maximum 1-month
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Permanent

CANDIDATE PROFILE:
- Open to Asian nationals preferably Indian, Pakistani and Singaporean
- Male/Female, 30 to 40 years old
- Overseas candidates are welcome to apply

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Designing or any relevant courses
- At least 5 to 7 years of experience in Fashion Designing, preferably in E-Commerce industry
- Knowledge of womenswear fashion and latest trends
- Knowledge of fabric types, texture, color and trims
- Creating sketching skills
- Analytical and problem solving skills
- Excellent communication skills

About the Company

RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa.