Design Development Coordinator - PVH Corp.

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description

The Design Development Associate works closely with Product Development, Design, and Global Supply Chain to ensure all details of the line are executed accurately from initial concept to bulk production while adhering to product development calendar. The Design Development Associate manages the overall communication with overseas offices and drives the product development process.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES OF THE JOB:
Partner with Design for seasonal development and new product launches
Work with Design for all necessary information to create tech packages in PDM for initial season set up and change management for post market revisions and additions to the line
Collaborate with Design to send development packages to overseas partners for material sourcing
Initiate and track material development from concept through production, ensuring material qualities fit the aesthetic and cost structure of each brand, and alert management of exceptions
Manage and monitor the timely approval of lab dip and quality submits while adhering to development timeline
Communicate material development comments directly to the hub/mill/factory
Create Proto Development chart to track status of proto from initial request to final approval
Schedule proto review meetings with Design and communicate comments to Hub office
Work with Design to initiate flash cost request; maintain cost request tracking log for follow up and receipt of costing information from Hub office
Collaborate with Design to create line sheet with images using Adobe Illustrator
Assign and maintain style numbers and trim codes for mainline and off price
Work with Design to finalize tech packages and release to corresponding Hub office
Responsible for all daily communication with overseas offices
Maintain and oversee calendar timing
Build effective relationships with internal partners in Design, Merchandise Planning, and Global Supply chain to help execute cross functional synergy and collaboration
Enter all necessary information in XPC system to complete style package

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

Experience:
1-3 years experience recommended in product development merchandising or other related work experience
Strong organizational skills
Strong sense of teamwork and ability to multitask
Work independently
Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
Detail oriented and ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
High energy level and must work well under pressure
Education:
4 year degree preferred

Skills:
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Proficient in PDM/PLM
Working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator
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