Product Development Assistant

JOB FUNCTION: Fashion
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: New York, NY
COMPENSATION: $21/hr
REMOTE / ONSITE: Hybrid
POSTED: Jan 6, 2023

Our client is an exciting beauty/skincare/haircare brand. This modern, fast-growing company is looking for a talented Product Development Assistant to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$21/hr

Position Overview:

The Product Development Assistant will be working closely with the Design team. The Product Development Assistant will act as a liaison between the vendors, Design, and Production teams with the order status of merchandise. They will be a main support of the Product Development team.

Responsibilities of the Product Development Assistant:

  • Update relevant information in systems including color, costing details, and sourcing
  • Assist with BOMs and updating appropriate cost sheets
  • Ensure sampling activities are up to date at all times according to the development calendar
  • Check, log, and distribute samples including all proto samples
  • Monitor, track, and report on all requested prototypes
  • Organize all samples in the Product Development closet
  • Assist the manager in the pre-production process by turning specs into production specs

Qualifications for the Product Development Assistant:

  • Any experience within the beauty industry, internships included
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and ability to pivot to work on different tasks
  • Passion for beauty including makeup, skincare, and hair

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent is required

Benefits:

  • Provided upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Position ID: 117415