Footwear Designer

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 13 days ago
Job Description
YOUR MISSIONThis role is to assist Japan Creation Center in designing a profitable Footwear collection for the Japanese region. This includes:

Supporting Head of Design and Creative in developing design directions and products
Side developing and creating graphic concepts and design for both Footwear and Apparel produced related projects
Being flexible on working on Collaborative projects with external parties. Also working on graphics for the Apparel business when necessary.

Task 1: Design concepts, ranges and products for the Regional Footwear collection based on line list input from Product Line Manager (PLM) and in cooperation with Regional Merchandising Manager, Apparel (RMM)

Task 2: Building Tech Packs (T/P) on the PUMA PID system according international standards and working closely with Development Team.

Task 3: Gain market and consumer insight by visiting Asian (and global) key markets, trade shows, concept stores, etc., on frequent basis.

Task 4: Responsible for all additional late requested product creations which were submitted via SMU DB and provide mini sheets and Tech Pack according to the requested timeline.

Task 5: Maintenance & Sell-in tool creation: Ensure that all mini sheets and technical drawings (T/P) are updated. Assist design team during the photo shoot for the sell-in tool and back up during the preparation of the material

YOUR TALENTDesign related degree or the equivalent
Functional: 5 years plus proven experience in a design role
Excellent computer skills required in Illustrator ,Photoshop ,Lotus notes ,MS office (Power Point)
Fluent in either Japanese or English. Good written and spoken in both Japanese and English is ideal
Experience from the Footwear sporting goods industry / Graphic Design / Fashion Industry would be an advantage.

Application Materials
Please submit resume with a portfolio or link to your portfolio.

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