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Senior Marketing Director

Job Title and Job Description

Senior Marketing Director

Managing global team responsible for global sourcing strategies and production of apparel goods for a specialty retail customer .

What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?

Production and garment technologist * fabric technologist * wet processing technologists

What new technology will be important?

Garment /fabric online testing * computer color approval systems * CAD design and spec systems * speed /capacity / imaging technology * online garment fitting technology

What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?

BFA in apparel design

What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?

Apparel design * garment technologists * pattern making * colorist * wet processing engineer

When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?

Yes - related field of apparel

Skills Profile

Skills UsedRating (5=Most Important thru
1=Not Important)
Comments

Artistic 2-Less Important2-Less Important  
Athletic / Physical 1-Not Important  
Bilingual 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important  
Computer Technology 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Coordination / Using Hands, Tools, and Equipment 1-Not Important  
Creative Thinking 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Interpersonal 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Investigative / Fact Finding 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
leadership and Supervising 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important  
Logical Thinking 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Math 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important  
Mechanical Understanding 1-Not Important  
Sales and Negotiation 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Scientific and Experimental 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important  
Social Service / Helping Skills 1-Not Important  
Teaching / Instructing 1-Not Important  
Verbal Communication 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Understanding Nature, Plants, Animals 1-Not Important  
Understanding Yourself 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important  
Writing 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important  
 

Interview By: Senior Marketing Director