Robert Half The Creative Group Product Coordinator in New York, New York

A prestigious fashion client is seeking a Product Coordinator to act as a liason between design/merchandising and overseas partners. Please email all resumes to Kimberly.schu@creativegroup.com for consideration! -- DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Send out fabric/trim qualities and color standards to overseas partners

  • Maintain a development swatch/trim book per season with reference # and approved vendor

  • Post Artwork to vendor's website

  • Create style packages using PLM

  • Reveal style packages to overseas partners per sourcing instructions

  • Managing all e-mail communication with overseas partners by making sure all e-mails are answered the day they're received.

  • Enters comments on all submittals in PLM and updates to overseas partners.

  • Keep files updated with all submittals.

  • Order sales samples in Essentus once PLM approved by merchandising/design.

  • Send a copy of style packages, artwork, and purchase orders to licensees that are interested in ordering the line

  • Review weekly work in progress (W.I.P.) reports from overseas partners to make sure all submittals and sales samples and progressing in a timely manner

  • Maintain style development status with dates of fabric, trims, and proto approval in appropriate system (PLM).

  • Participates in a weekly meeting with design and merchandising to discuss the progress of developments (trim etc) and sample status.

  • Maintain integrity of style packages by making sure all changes are reflected in style packages and communicated to overseas partners. Insure sign off by Merchandising/design before bulk.

  • Running monthly Essentus reports to ensure all sample purchase orders reflect the sample status reports

  • Maintain PLM fabric data for all fabrics used within lines responsible for

  • Be integral part of brand team, assisting with team projects and deadlines as needed at direction of Team Leader.

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Req ID: 02940-9501307923

Functional Role: Marketing Assistant

Country: USA

State: NY

City: New York

Postal Code: 10007

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

  • 1-2 years' experience in a similar role OR a strong internship

  • Strong written and communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and set deadlines

  • Effective time management skills

  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment with multiple deadlines

  • Skill and ability to work as part of a team

  • PLM experience preferred

  • Fashion experience, understanding of fashion environment

  • Comfortable working in high pressure environment and collaborating with a team.

  • Must be organized, adaptable, flexible, agile, go with the flow and not be afraid to ask questions.