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Senior Product Development Coordinator

New York, NY 10018

Post Date: 06/26/2018 Job ID: 97560 Job Category: Product Development

Company: Global apparel company focused on menswear

Title: Senior Product Development Coordinator

Location: New York, New York

Responsibilities:

  • Conducts market research to develop innovative products.
  • Manage and secure customer approval on all product development activities: Handlooms, Lab Dips, Trial Weaves, Proto Samples, Fit Samples, Salesman’s Samples, Pre-Production Samples, TOP Samples.
  • Maintain all approved fabric standards and garment samples
  • Maintain Fabric Library
  • Track all product development and costs; negotiate costs.
  • Maintain Time and Action Calendars for each development program.
  • Manage all communications with overseas vendors, factories and customers.
  • Achieve all product development targets and goals.
  • Mentors direct reports to achieve department goals and objectives.  Manage their workload and reallocate/add duties based on the business needs
  • Other projects or duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in merchandising, textiles or related field.
  • 5+ years’ experience in fashion industry, including textile and production.
  • Fabric knowledge.
  • Knowledge of MS Office.
  • Knowledge of Blue Cherry a plus.
  • Ability to multi-task, meet deadlines and work under pressure, with changing priorities.
  • Strong leadership and time management skills required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

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