Product Development Coordinator (Freelance)

Job title: Product Development Coordinator (Freelance)
Contract type: Freelance
Location: New York
Discipline: Fashion
Remote: No
Reference: 424149
Contact name: Amelia Bitton
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Our client is an iconic, global women's fashion brand

Product Development Coordinator Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all prints, patterns; graphic packages are valid and viable for each region.
  • Ensure s/offs, handlooms, knit downs are received in preparation for milestone meetings with costing information for graphics.
  • Responsible to review print, pattern, graphics submits, align with design and provide comments for correction.
  • Ensures all engineered graphic, print, pattern placements are reviewed and approved
  • Explores costing options for print, pattern and graphics while preserving design aesthetic.
  • Ensures all print, pattern and graphics are captured and tracked via seasonal tracking chart as main communication tool with global partners.
  • Drive/Support innovation in print, patter, graphic techniques seasonally
  • Conducts competitive and aspirational shopping quarterly to ensure the brand is at forefront of graphic technique innovation and is cost competitive for graphic techniques.
  • Provide and receive quarterly supplier/region feedback report for consistent improvement.
  • Has ability to offer solutions to manufacturing challenges

Product Development Coordinator Qualifications:

  • College Degree (preferably with a concentration in apparel production management ) or equivalent experience
  • Min 3 years’ experience in print pattern and graphic product development and sourcing
  • Excellent computer skills – Excel, Word, Outlook, and product development software such as Web PDM or FLEX PLM
  • Knowledge of printing, yarn dyes, and graphic manufacturing
  • Knowledge of garment washing , garment dyeing and fabric finishing
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