Design Coordinator

Lee Yin Knitting Factory - 994 Bendemeer Road Singapore 339943

Role Description:
 
The Design Coordinator will be based in Singapore and report to the Executive Director. He/she will be responsible for monitoring current fashion trends and movements with the purpose of designing products that meet contemporary purchasing preferences.
 
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Monitor and gather information about current fashion trends and consumer preferences.
  • Visualize design ideas and concepts to translate fashion trends into commercially successful styles and collections..
  • Support collection development by conceptualizing and designing: sketching garments, preparing style sheets, fabric and trim selection, reviewing and fitting of proto samples, including with technical/external designers.
  • Collaborate with Business Development, Sales & Marketing, Product Development, and clients to develop or refine designs and products.
  • Communicate design needs to counterparts, e.g. technical/external designer, buyer, etc., to ensure the design developments are in alignment with and support of business initiatives.
  • Responsible for costing and budgeting for collections to achieve cost efficiency.
  • Track samples and ensure that all samples are approved in a timely manner.
  • Follow up on products from initial sketch to production.
  • Work with technical/external designers and patternmaker to transfer all sample information for production process.
  • Assist in the sourcing of the fabrics, materials and trims, as required.
  • Undertake other ad-hoc duties, as required.
 
Requirements:
 
  • Degree / Diploma in Fashion Design or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience in a Designer or similar role.
  • Strong passion for fashion and possess market awareness.
  • Knowledge of textile and design, print and fabric attributes and textile development processes.
  • Strong creative skills and ability to work collaboratively with others.
  • Strong project management skills; ability to meet deadlines and season/collection schedules; highly detail-oriented.
  • Proficient in design software, e.g. Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, CAD, CLO 3D.
 


Post Date 14 December 2017
End Date 03 January 2018

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Company Profile

Lee Yin Knitting Factory

Lee Yin Knitting Factory

Singapore - Central - Kallang - Bendemeer Road

Lee Yin was established in Singapore in 1975, and has since grown into a leading regional apparel manufacturer and exporter. Lee Yin manufactures a wide range of apparel, such as fleece, T-shirts, sweaters, knit/woven garments, and knitted accessories. Lee Yin exports to customers throughout the world, including to leading brands like H&M, GAP, s.Oliver, GU, Carters & Desigual. As a deeply-experienced and progressive company, Lee Yin continues to streamline and develop its capabilities, which now include digital printing for fabrics and finished garments. Lee Yin strives towards sustainable growth and business, including making forward-looking investment in human resources, technology and renewable energy. Lee Yin is a member of the Textile and Fashion Federation (Singapore) and part of its Executive Committee. 
Lee Yin also operates a retail division under the Coldwear brand, focusing primarily on winter wear apparel and travel accessories. Coldwear currently operates multiple stores in Singapore and Indonesia, as well as an eCommerce channel. It has evolved from a traditional winter wear company into a one-stop lifestyle concept retailer, providing travel wear for all seasons. For more details,
 
visit: http://www.coldwear.com.sg/company-profile-95.html 
 

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