Our client is a leading home decor company providing a wide array of high quality products. The company is now searching for a suitable candidate for the position of Director of Product Development (Home Decor/ Furniture).
- Leading, controlling and executing new product development plans to achieve the corporate vision and goals.
- Studying and understanding customer insights, customer needs, market trends and foreseeing future trends; adapting this knowledge commercially to initiate new product development plans.
- Initiating and leading brand product development strategies that align with the corporate vision and direction.
- Setting and controlling design direction according to the brand’s identity.
- Controlling the timeline of new product development, in association with plans.
- Managing new product launches to meet sales and profit targets.
- Managing and leading the global sourcing of finished goods and materials to satisfy new product development plans and associated criteria.
- Initiating vendor development programs to build a strong partnership network.
- Monitoring product quality against established brand standards and criteria.
- Controlling the team’s budget, utilising the budget to maximise effective operations.
- Male or female, age over 40 years old.
- Bachelor’s degree or higher in Business Administration or a related field.
- Minimum of 5 years direct experience in the retail, household or furniture industries.
- Minimum of 8 years at a management level.
- Strong knowledge of product design and development.
- Able to demonstrate good initiative and decisiveness.
- Strong marketing, design management and leadership skills.
- Critical and systematic thinker.
- Strong commercial acumen.
- Good communication and negotiation skills.
- High attention to detail and service oriented.
- Computer literate, familiarity with SAP applications and MS Excel is preferable.
- Fluent in English.
Qualified candidates please submit your resumes stating present and expected salary & package details via APPLY NOW
P.R. Recruitment and Business Management Co., Ltd.
2034/82 Ital - Thai Tower, 18th Floor, New Petchburi Road,
Bangkapi, Huaykwang, Bangkok 10320
Tel. 02-7160000 Fax. 02-7160056