TINELI deliver world class custom and retail cycle clothing for road cycling, mountain biking and triathlon, blending the highest quality garments with head turning designs. We run offices in Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom and deliver garments to happy customers all over the world.
Are you a skilled Product Developer/Manager with experience in the apparel industry? Then join our small, friendly team. If you have a background obsessing over how to create the perfect garment and want develop clothing for cyclists that will appreciate the love that you put into them, this job is for you.
What you will do
Collaborate with our multi-disciplinary marketing, sales and production teams to build and execute our product vision
Research fashion and cycling trends, travel to events, connect with riders, customers, and suppliers to build a product line that is innovative and commercially relevant
Build samples and prototypes, manage internal launch sample orders
Create products, lead projects in close collaboration with the factory
Help facilitate communication of the garments, features and functionality internally and externally
Manage the products during their entire life cycle
What you will bring
You have got the vision and creativity to drive innovative products for tomorrows needs with a keen sense of what is driving trends and how to stay in front of them
Ability to empathize with riders and use that insight to create products that reflect their needs
Technical understanding of clothing, production and design
Collaborative, team-player with an open mind and good listening skills
Strong computer and fashion/apparel skills
2+ years of experience in the cycling clothing, apparel or fashion or related sporting goods industry: retail sales, product management, or engineering
Current passport and a willingness to travel both domestically and internationally
A suitable and attractive remuneration package that includes base wage and commission package will be negotiated with the successful candidate depending on overall experience and fit for the role.
The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a reference check. Applicants should have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work permit. To apply please send completed application and CV to [email protected].
Applications close 15th September.