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Job Title
PRINT PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR
Location
New York, New York
Country
United States
Region
NY Metro
Position type
Permanent
Category
Apparel
Textiles
Job Function
Design - Graphic / Prints
Design - Textiles
Manufacturing
Product Management
Experience level
Mid to Senior Level

PRINT PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

ITOCHU Prominent USA designs and manufactures LeSportsac; men’s and women’s fabrics and finished garments for distribution to wholesalers and retailers.  In addition, ITOCHU Prominent USA works with ITOCHU Japan to develop Japanese licensing and distribution programs for American and European fashion brands.

We currently have an exciting career opportunity for a Print Product Development Coordinator to join our team.  Researches new products, product enhancements, and product redesign that align the product development function mainly for print with the goals of the department.

KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS include the following.

  1. Conduct market research to develop new printable fabric quality and printed garment.
  2. Negotiate cost and determine factory allocations.
  3. Prepare samples to be presented to customers
  4. Receive and send specifications and layouts to vendors for making samples with print.
  5. Track all samples and prepare for delivery to customer.
  6. Coordinate and submits approvals; communicate and follow up between factories, fabric mills, accessory suppliers, and customer.
  7. Present market research and recommendations to customer.
  8. Develop new printing fabric mill, garment vendors and trim supplier.
  9. Other Duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Requires a Bachelor's Degree in textiles or related field.
  • 3+ years of product development experience.
  • Fashion related experience, including textile and production, would be useful.
  • Fabric knowledge.
  • Basic import/export knowledge.

ITOCHU Prominent USA LLC offers a competitive compensation package.  Please send resume and a cover letter with salary requirements.

Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please.  ITOCHU Prominent USA LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

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