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Xico Vince

Head Of Design & Development

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Dhaka, Bangladesh

Overview

Career Objective:
A position wherein there are scopes for transforming challenges into opportunities for growth utilizing abilities developed through Computer Knowledge, Academic Education and Working experience for a short span of time.
 

Career Summary:
A position wherein there are scopes for transforming challenges into opportunities for growth utilizing
abilities developed through Computer Knowledge, Academic Education and Working experience for a
short span of time.
 

Special Qualification:
B.A. Hons in fashion Design, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Auto-cad
 

Employment History:
Total Year of Experience : 7.8 Year(s)
1.
Head of Design & Development ( November 16, 2015 – Continuing)
 
AJI GROUP LTD. (Aji Industrial Park.)
Company Location : 226 Singair Road, Hemayetpur, Savar. Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Department: Design & Development
Duties/Responsibilities:
o Execute the development of assortments from concept to reality for the brand image and customer profile. o Research and identify fabric, yarn and trim trends, specifically projecting fashion essentials and silhouettes by month by season. o Communicate with the buyer and the production manager to ensure development of fashion forward and salable product that enhance the brand and achieve profit objectives. o Interpret the fashion forecast for the business in the context of the merchandise line plan and customer learning, through buying samples to represent ideas or with original design backed with fashion tear sheets. o Develop product and initiate the tech pack process, completing all detail “call outs” of the product development. Proof read all tp’s and ensure they are correct and are going out on time. o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Strong team orientation to interact with others in ways that build and maintain cooperative working relationships. o Organize the work flow. Clients: DOROTHY PERKINS DUNCAN DUNNES AUSTIN FACTORY SHOP HEATONS HENLEYS INNOVATION CLUB INTERMERCH INTERNACIONALE JOE BROWNS JUNKERS KIABI KMART LIME AUCHAN TEXTILOT MACK MATALAN NEW LOOK PEACOCKS PULL AND BEAR REPUBLIC SAINSBURY’S SIT-UP SIMON CLARKE TESCO WALMART SELECT U.S.POLO BHS SEARS HOLDINGS CARREFOUR D&J SPORTS
2.
Head of Design & Operation ( February 15, 2015 – November 15, 2015)
 
Pearl Global Industries Ltd.
Company Location : 93 Islampur, Kodda, Nandun, Gajipur-1700, Bangladesh
Department: DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT
Duties/Responsibilities:
o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. Clients: JC PENNEY GAP OLD NAVY BANANA REPUBLIC CELIO MACYS ANN TAYLOR EXPRESS ESPIRIT S. OLIVER BERSHKA PULL & BEAR ZARA NEXT KOHL’S THE LIMITED RALPH LAUREN BELK LABLAW LANE BRYANT LAURA ASHLEY HOME YVES DELORME BED BATH & BEYOND TARGET CHAKRA
3.
Head of Design & Operation ( October 01, 2014 – February 10, 2015)
 
Shinest Group Ltd.
Company Location : Azim Tower, Plot# 217/1, Baribadh,Mohammadpur, Dhaka-1207,Bangladesh
Department: DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT
Duties/Responsibilities:
o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. Buyers: TARGET TEMA KMART LEFTIES PULL & BEER ZARA JC PENNEY PIMKIE NEXT SEARS CAPRI ALCOTT SUNCITY CATO WALLS H&M LIDL C&A WALMART CHARLES VOGELE
4.
Head Of Design ( April 15, 2013 – September 01, 2014)
 
O2 Oxygen
Company Location : Dhaka
Department: Design Studio & Product Development
Duties/Responsibilities:
Duties/Responsibilities: My key responsibilities include o Designing men�s/Lady�s wear collection. o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. o Order sheet making and production monitoring. o Inventory. o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team. Key Achievements o Excellent understanding of the garment design and manufacturing process; from the garment conceptualization stage, through the pattern drafting phase, to final garment assembly. o Strong fashion and color sense with the ability to create and adapt designs to changing market conditions. o Significant ability to interpret client requirements and create designs that pinpoint their target market. o Good knowledge of fabrics, and the ability to choose the best match between garment design and fabric. o Equally adept at performing as a project team member or working independently, depending on the nature of the project at hand. o Oversee all aspects of planning, design, and production of style and clothing concepts.
5.
Senior Fashion Designer ( June 01, 2009 – April 03, 2013)
 
ARTISTI® Group
Company Location : Dhaka
Department: Research & Development/Design Studio
Duties/Responsibilities:
My key responsibilities include o Designing men’s wear collection. o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. o Order sheet making and production monitoring. o Inventory. o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team. Key Achievements: o Excellent understanding of the garment design and manufacturing process; from the garment conceptualization stage, through the pattern drafting phase, to final garment assembly. o Strong fashion and color sense with the ability to create and adapt designs to changing market conditions. o Significant ability to interpret client requirements and create designs that pinpoint their target market. o Good knowledge of fabrics, and the ability to choose the best match between garment design and fabric. o Equally adept at performing as a project team member or working independently, depending on the nature of the project at hand. o Oversee all aspects of planning, design, and production of style and clothing concepts.
6.
Creative Designer ( March 01, 2009 – May 31, 2009)
 
Intern, Linkers Communications Ltd.
Company Location : Dhaka
Department: Research & Development
Duties/Responsibilities:
It is an advertising agency. My Responsibilities were digital artwork development and visualization. Designing company uniforms. Generating ideas. Key Achievements: o Successfully completed client projects. o Good knowledge of adobe illustrator, Photoshop to creating digital artworks. o Complete Corporate Identity development for ‘Envision Properties Ltd.’ o Designed banners and privilege card for ‘Rahim Afrooz.’ o Designed leaflets, danglers and other graphical requirements for ‘Newzealand Dairies- Farmland powder milk.’ o Product design for ‘HSBC’ give away items.
7.
Lecturer ( June 01, 2005 – July 31, 2006)
 
Consultant (Fashion Designing), Rural Economical Development & Environmental Research (REDER)
Company Location : Dhaka
Department: Fashion Design
Duties/Responsibilities:
It is a NGO. Key responsibilities were to teach elderly women the importance of it and bring the potential out of them after a 65 days course. Key Achievements: o Regarded as a key resource and a problem solver by colleagues and NGO’s administration. o Frequently lead in-service workshops and willingly volunteer for difficult and unpopular tasks o Taught students using a variety of teaching methods.

Experience

November 16, 2015 - Continuing

Head Of Design Ltd at AJI Group Ltd.

Duties/Responsibilities:
o Execute the development of assortments from concept to reality for the brand image and customer profile. o Research and identify fabric, yarn and trim trends, specifically projecting fashion essentials and silhouettes by month by season. o Communicate with the buyer and the production manager to ensure development of fashion forward and salable product that enhance the brand and achieve profit objectives. o Interpret the fashion forecast for the business in the context of the merchandise line plan and customer learning, through buying samples to represent ideas or with original design backed with fashion tear sheets. o Develop product and initiate the tech pack process, completing all detail “call outs” of the product development. Proof read all tp’s and ensure they are correct and are going out on time. o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Strong team orientation to interact with others in ways that build and maintain cooperative working relationships. o Organize the work flow. Clients: DOROTHY PERKINS DUNCAN DUNNES AUSTIN FACTORY SHOP HEATONS HENLEYS INNOVATION CLUB INTERMERCH INTERNACIONALE JOE BROWNS JUNKERS KIABI KMART LIME AUCHAN TEXTILOT MACK MATALAN NEW LOOK PEACOCKS PULL AND BEAR REPUBLIC SAINSBURY’S SIT-UP SIMON CLARKE TESCO WALMART SELECT U.S.POLO BHS SEARS HOLDINGS CARREFOUR D&J SPORTS

February 15, 2015 - November 15, 2015

Head of Design & Development at Pear Global Industries Ltd.

Duties/Responsibilities:
o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. Clients: JC PENNEY GAP OLD NAVY BANANA REPUBLIC CELIO MACYS ANN TAYLOR EXPRESS ESPIRIT S. OLIVER BERSHKA PULL & BEAR ZARA NEXT KOHL’S THE LIMITED RALPH LAUREN BELK LABLAW LANE BRYANT LAURA ASHLEY HOME YVES DELORME BED BATH & BEYOND TARGET CHAKRA

October 01, 2014 - February 10, 2015

Head Of Design & Operation at Shinest Group Ltd.

o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. Buyers: TARGET TEMA KMART LEFTIES PULL & BEER ZARA JC PENNEY PIMKIE NEXT SEARS CAPRI ALCOTT SUNCITY CATO WALLS H&M LIDL C&A WALMART CHARLES VOGELE

April 15, 2013 - September 01, 2014

Head Of Design at O2 Oxygen

Duties/Responsibilities: My key responsibilities include o Designing men�s/Lady�s wear collection. o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. o Order sheet making and production monitoring. o Inventory. o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team. Key Achievements o Excellent understanding of the garment design and manufacturing process; from the garment conceptualization stage, through the pattern drafting phase, to final garment assembly. o Strong fashion and color sense with the ability to create and adapt designs to changing market conditions. o Significant ability to interpret client requirements and create designs that pinpoint their target market. o Good knowledge of fabrics, and the ability to choose the best match between garment design and fabric. o Equally adept at performing as a project team member or working independently, depending on the nature of the project at hand. o Oversee all aspects of planning, design, and production of style and clothing concepts.

June 01, 2009 - April 03, 2013

Senior Fashion Designer at ARTISTI® Group

Duties/Responsibilities:
My key responsibilities include o Designing men’s wear collection. o Visualizing. o Product and pattern development. o Trend and market research. o Motivate Designers. o Order sheet making and production monitoring. o Inventory. o Provide product design and development services to customers, based on the guidelines and information given by supervisor and customers. o Research and identify suitable product and market trends for customers. o Identify potential vendors and materials for product design and development. o Assist in establishing and enhancing customer relations with design advice. o Design showroom layout and coordinate showroom setup. o Provide general support to the team. Key Achievements: o Excellent understanding of the garment design and manufacturing process; from the garment conceptualization stage, through the pattern drafting phase, to final garment assembly. o Strong fashion and color sense with the ability to create and adapt designs to changing market conditions. o Significant ability to interpret client requirements and create designs that pinpoint their target market. o Good knowledge of fabrics, and the ability to choose the best match between garment design and fabric. o Equally adept at performing as a project team member or working independently, depending on the nature of the project at hand. o Oversee all aspects of planning, design, and production of style and clothing concepts.

March 01, 2009 - May 31, 2009

Creative Designer at Linkers Communications Ltd.

Duties/Responsibilities:
It is an advertising agency. My Responsibilities were digital artwork development and visualization. Designing company uniforms. Generating ideas. Key Achievements: o Successfully completed client projects. o Good knowledge of adobe illustrator, Photoshop to creating digital artworks. o Complete Corporate Identity development for ‘Envision Properties Ltd.’ o Designed banners and privilege card for ‘Rahim Afrooz.’ o Designed leaflets, danglers and other graphical requirements for ‘Newzealand Dairies- Farmland powder milk.’ o Product design for ‘HSBC’ give away items.

June 01, 2005 - July 31, 2006

Consultant (Fashion Designing) at Rural Economical Development & Environmental Research (REDER)

Duties/Responsibilities:
It is a NGO. Key responsibilities were to teach elderly women the importance of it and bring the potential out of them after a 65 days course. Key Achievements: o Regarded as a key resource and a problem solver by colleagues and NGO’s administration. o Frequently lead in-service workshops and willingly volunteer for difficult and unpopular tasks o Taught students using a variety of teaching methods.

Skills

  • adobe illustrator
  • o internet- browsing and e-mail. o sound editing software: sound forge. o business application: microsoft office - word
  • power point. o fashion applicat
  • specialization: fields of specialization description • merchandising • designing • fashion designing technical skills o platforms- mac os 9/10
  • windows vista/xp/me/2000. o image manipulation software: adobe photoshop

Education

2004-2008

BA Hons in Fashion Design at Shanto Mariam University of Creative Technology

03.36

  • Others
  • Design / CAD
  • Updated 2 years ago

To contact this candidate email xico.vince@icloud.com

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