Product Developer

Totême is looking for a Product Developer – Bags and SLG to join the team in Stockholm. In this role you are responsible for the product development of all bags and small leather goods from sketch handover through to PPS sign-off.


 
The role 

  • Managing critical path: making sure deadlines are met and key milestones are clearly communicated to cross-functional teams
  • Responsible for seasonal RM research, development and presentation to the Design team
  • In charge of ordering and delivering protos, SMS and PPS on time, to the quality standard, and within the target margin
  • Responsible for functionality and brand consistency and for ensuring that the products that are developed are fit for purpose for the customer, brand and business. This includes ongoing risk assessment during the development process and proactivity in taking actions as needed
  • Building and maintaining a close working partnership with the Design team. Acting as the technical partner for the Design Director, attending presentations and meetings, providing feedback on technical matters, brainstorming solutions to ensure that the design vision is translated into a functional product
  • Identifying risks and making recommendations to mitigate any challenges identified at all stages, including price and margin
  • Responsible for data entry in Zedonk to ensure that accuracy is maintained in all steps of the development
  • Responsible to deliver a product that is in line with Totême’s sustainability standards and values, and making sure that product data is always accessible and up to date for the Sustainability team 
  • Liaising with the Brand team in the development of packaging for each accessory in line with Totême’s brand identity and quality standards


Your profile

  • Ability to understand and interpret the aesthetic vision of the Design Director and Creative Director and translate this to production partners
  • Experience from managing supplier relationships and leveraging relationships to meet demands
  • Demonstrated technical product expertise
  • Knowledge of trends, the market, the luxury consumer and competitors
  • Innovation-led, happy to challenge current processes and explore new developments
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to negotiate with credibility, share information effectively, and work confidently with cross-functional teams
  • Knowledge of MS Office, Adobe and PLM systems


About you

  • Self-motivated, responsible and confident
  • Solution-oriented and hands-on, happy to work in a growing, fast-paced environment
  • Strong team-player with a positive outlook
  • Business and results-oriented with a strong commercial drive
  • Analytical and digital savvy with a data driven approach
  • Understand and embrace the Totême brand and aesthetic
  • Fluent in English
  • Italian language skills a plus


This is a full time position based at Totême's Stockholm office.
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