Location: Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City
Salary: Attractive package
Job Function: R&D
Industry: Manufacturing/Engineering/Industrial
Sub-Industry: Contract Manufacturing
Reference: JO-181001-172639

Your future employer

Our client is a Leading Global Leather Accessories company which has Sourcing Operations in Vietnam for their diversified Product Line, especially Luxurious and Premium Bag and Handbag.

Your key responsibilities

- Handle Seasonal Product Development and Sample Management with Design team (US), Global Sample Facility (China) and Factories (Vietnam).

- Ensure Design Intent is achieved with the best aesthetic samples, the most optimized costing and the best ability to smoothly transition to mass production - production friendliness.

- Negotiate costing with Factories and explore cost saving opportunity.

- Be a team-player in a GLOBAL team.

Our key requirements

- 10 years of Product Development experience in Bag, Handbag, Accessories or Footwear and other relevant products. Leather goods experience is a plus.

- Fluent English communication.

- Go-getter and flexible mindset to just make thing happens.

About you

- Time Management and Stress Management Skills:
These skills is vital as Product Development happens year round with lots of overlapping timeline (and >50% Global Production is in Vietnam).

- Especially Strong Communication Skill:
Lots of high level stakeholders around you: Designer, Materials, Manufacturing, Engineering, Factories, etc. You need to be quick, clear, concise and on-point in your communication. Aggressiveness to get things done is welcome, but not the kind which leads to conflict.