Product Development Assistant

£18k - 22k per year
11 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Rubina Chaudhry
Job Type

A Brilliant Opportunity working within accessories to join this brand. With their success and growth, they are now looking to strengthen the team, and are looking for a Product Development Assistant to join them at this exciting time


About the company...

With a cult celeb following, this world famous accessory label are known for their ultra feminine colours and prints and chic designs, and who have been undergoing incredible growth over recent years


About the Product Development Assistant role...

With exposure of working within accessories, you will provide crucial support to the Development and Production teams. This role includes (but is not limited to);

  • Being the main point of contact to all suppliers for bulk product, managing the bulk fit logs from SMS meetings and working within the team to ensure SMS samples are received on time against key critical path dates set

  • Working with the internal teams, checking all bulk submits providing the factories with the necessary approvals and comments in line with the critical path.

  • Manage the testing procedure on all raw materials and components, ensuring they meet the guidelines set by the brand

  • The role will also take responsibility for providing support to the development and design teams through the sampling process.


    About you…

    The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a self starter and motivated as well as excellent problem solving skills and a high level of communication with the factories and in house team and the ability to build successful relationships

  • A quick learner and able to work within a dynamic team, adapting to the daily needs of the team

  • Excellent organisational skills and a strong team member who can also work well on your own as required.

  • Flexible attitude and a strong work ethic

  • Exceptional IT skills Including Illustrator, Photoshop and Excel

  • Have exposure of working within accessories and leather and an understanding of the development and production processes.


    If this Product Development Assistant role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv and quote reference RC55014