The Product Development Coordinator will be responsible for working closely with the Product Development Director to develop intimates products.
This is a full time position at our Secaucus, NJ offices.
Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain and update Development Report for PD, production and on-time deliveries, providing visibility to all functional groups of the company to view.
Work in customers PLM systems to submit L/D, S/O, Bulk, Fit and TOPs when needed.
Facilitate sample request for customers on pre-season sampling, AD and sales samples.
Work with the Director of PD to send tech packages for costing
Work with Director of PD on Time & Action calendars.
Work diligently with design and customer by attending fittings for on-time approval of proto/fit samples and comments to the factory.
Daily communication with Design on issues as they arise.
Resolve materials, patterns and color issues with all the appropriate functional teams.
Maintain and update color BOM seasonally
Send all artwork and color standards to the FTY for development.
Work with Quality to review and approval care label and hangtag layouts.
Other duties assigned by Design and Production Directors to support the needs of the departments.
Qualifications and Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in design, or related field required.
Minimum 4 years’ experience in product development, production in intimates preferred.
Strong knowledge of fabric construction and finishes including understanding garment construction within development and production time-line.
Ability to build and manage relationships with vendors and mills, as well as develop partnership with sales team, directors and department heads.
Must be highly proficient in PLM, Microsoft Word, and Excel.
Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to be self-motivated and work well in a team environment.
Team player and problem solver in a demanding deadline driven environment.
Motivated, proactive, highly organized and strong adaptability.
Strong organizational and communication skills, strong attention to detail.