Product Development Assistant

Job Title: Product Development Assistant Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worcestershire Industry: Marketing
Salary: £18k - 20k per year Start Date: Not specified
REF: 47605 Job Published: 6 days ago

job description


Pitch have been briefed by an award-winning business operating at the heart of the British design industry on a rare entry-level opportunity. Our client has been designing and manufacturing their product for over 25 years and have a loyal customer base due to their continuous innovation.

They are now seeking a Product Development Assistant to join their team and support their ongoing growth. This role works across the product and marketing departments and is highly administrative requiring the highest levels of attention to detail.

Key duties will include:

  • Working closely with the Product team to take a design from concept through to production
  • Supporting the development of product and collections from initial client brief
  • Liaising with suppliers via email
  • Working with licensed brands and adhering to strict design guidelines and approval procedures
  • Identifying and interpreting trends to create suitable products
  • Responsible for new product administration and paperwork
  • Stock control and monitoring
  • Negotiating and monitoring cost prices
  • Sourcing and developing new suppliers
  • Developing cases and POS material
  • Attending exhibitions and conferences

This role would suit a recent graduate with an eye for detail and high levels of accuracy. It is essential that you demonstrate excellent communication skills, particularly written and have a natural creative flair.  If you have an interest in the fashion and design industry, you’ll love the opportunity to work for this brand and fit in with their friendly culture.

Although an entry-level position, there are high expectations for this role, so you must be open to working in a busy, high-performing team where high standards are the norm.

Immediate interviews and start are available.

Please note - It is essential that you drive and have your own transport due to the office location.



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