Product Developer

Role: Product Developer
Brand: Rip Curl
Location: Torquay, VIC
About the role…
We have created a new position here at our Torquay head office – Developer for our Knit and Swimwear category. The role will support the Product Manager and Category Designers, ensuring accurate specifications with clear and concise comments. The key responsibilities for the role include;

  • Preparing technical drawings, displaying all trim and make details for production
  • Support to Design and Product Managers with specific knowledge of components, finishes and costs
  • Timely delivery & approval of prototype & production samples
  • Understanding capabilities of our overseas partners
  • Liaise with overseas partners regarding technical issues at all stages of product development & production
  • Understand and review buy plans to ensure information is correct, providing complete and accurate information on each style to suppliers for development, sampling and bulk production
  • Protect brand reputation by initiating and following quality assurance plans and strategies set by the Group sourcing and development manager