Product Development Specialist Our fun, fast-paced client in Rhode Island is looking for a Product Development Specialist to join their team for a contract role. In this role, you will partner with category teams to review licensee's proposed line plans and outline key process steps throughout the product development process. Responsibilities: Manage product development approval process from conceptual designs to post-production Proactively manage product and packaging approval processes Maintain an understanding of and educate others on product\/packaging\/merchant\/licensing style guides, approvals, assets, marketing decks, etc. Set up and maintain an archive of all approved artwork, samples and production for all developed product and packaging Develop and implement promotional strategic and marketing plans to deliver industry leading results Complete sell-in reports and reconciliation against product approvals; prepare commercial deal memos Attend Trade Shows and Sales & Marketing meetings Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Product Development\/Design, Marketing, Management or related discipline 3 years of product development experience as part of a creative\/commercial team; licensing experience preferred Knowledge of Fashion and Textiles development processes or 3D product development and manufacturing\/tooling Exceptional verbal and written communication, ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, highly organized, detail-oriented, excellent time management skills MS Office - Excel and PowerPoint a must If you are a fit for this role, apply today!
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