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PRODUCT DEVELOPER - Leading Footwear Manufacturer - $50K-$70K
Location
Hicksville, New York
Country
United States
Region
NY Metro
Position type
Permanent
Category
Footwear
Job Function
Product Management
Education level
Bachelor's Degree

PRODUCT DEVELOPER - Leading Footwear Manufacturer - $50K-$70K

Our client, a Leading Footwear Manufacturer, is actively seeking a Product Developer to join their team in Long Island. This position is located in Hicksville, NY, which is commutable by train from Manhattan.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct market research to identify industry and competitive trends
  • Follow-up with external vendors and factories regarding changes and/or details 
  • Collaborate with design team on all requests
  • Create development sheets with the material, color, and construction information 
  • Partner with vendors to source fabrics and trends
  • Improve the development process by tracking reporting requirements such as plan analysis, calendar actualization, and developed/adopted reports
  • Maintain samples in showroom

Requirements:

  • At least 3-5+ years of experience in product development or design, preferably in footwear but not required
  • Bachelor’s degree in merchandising, design, or related field
  • Sharp eye for design, detail, and style
  • Market savvy with the ability to stay knowledgeable of current trends
  • Process-oriented with a proactive approach to problem solving
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid understanding of Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office – must be fully proficient in Illustrator and Photoshop

 Please submit your resume and portfolio for immediate consideration.

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