Head of GTM Operations Shane

Product Development

Developer Apparel

Kowloon, Hong Kong

At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what’s next in both sport and culture.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Develop assigned styles/collections in cooperation with Designers, internal teams and suppliers.
  • Contribute to the development process actively by proposing alternative garment execution, to fully optimize garment targets of design, quality and price.
  • Manage and execute time and action plans and ensure on time delivery of samples in good execution, quality and fit.
  • Coordinate and monitor all activities regarding development, approval and communication of all fabric, trimming and accessory suppliers.
  • Drive proactive cross functional communication with internal and external stakeholders to achieve efficient and effective product development process.
  • Ensure on time product finalization and approval prior to bulk order placement.
  • Responsible for preparation, maintenance and follow up of all work documents (e.g. tech pack, style specification, size tables, fabric and trim selection, fitting and sealing comments, etc.).
  • Ensure on time and accurate data administration in systems.
  • Responsible for cost review and negotiation to meet target FOB prices and profit margins.
  • Coordinate and take part in seasonal development trips aboard.

Your Talent

  • Diploma or Degree in Textile / Fashion / Clothing related discipline;
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ relevant experience in garment/sportswear industry;
  • Experience in 3D virtual product development is an advantage.
  • Woven, knitted, printed garment and fabric knowledge and experience is a must;
  • Experience in Soccer apparel is an advantage but not necessary;
  • Good understanding and knowledge of apparel components and product costing.
  • Proficient in Excel, Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Self-motivated, responsible, detail-minded, well-organized, team oriented and flexible;
  • Good command of English and Mandarin.

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.