Associate Product Development Manager, Knits

  • New York, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

Marc Jacobs International

Job Description

Responsible for Knits Raw Material Development for Marc By Marc Womens

 

  • Creates/maintains fabric & trim chart:

-          Ensures raw materials are ordered for all necessary samples/market samples.

-          Advises factories of contact information for where they order materials.

-          Sends out sample yardage to appropriate factories.  Keeps factories informed & updated with     deliveries & changes.      

           

  • Creates/updates/maintains seasonal composite sheets.  Provides updated version at weekly team meetings.
  • Works with Design from initial concept stage through final comments.
  • Hands off to production all final approval samples, color card approvals & raw material approvals so production team has standards to follow.
  • Organizes, maintains & signs off on all development invoices.  Manager gives final approval.
  • Works with Design to help source raw materials (fabric, leathers, hardware, trims, etc.)
  • Sources & develops relationships with new vendors.
  • Acts as factory liaison for all Product Development needs
  • Review testing for sampling and bulk 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3 - 5 years experience in production and/or product development
  • Overseas travel experience
  • Strong working knowledge of specification measurement & manufacturing techniques
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Solid organizational & communication skills
  • Computer skills

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.