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.email@example.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
City: New York
Postal Code: 10007
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.