Product Development Coordinator

JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
COMPENSATION: $65k - $70k
POSTED: Mar 7, 2024

Our client is a leading apparel company dedicated to delivering high-quality and fashionable clothing to their customers. They pride themselves in their commitment to innovation, creativity, and excellence in product development. They are looking to add a Product Development Coordinator to their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$65k – $70k

Position Overview:

As a Product Development Coordinator, you will play a crucial role in the development and execution of the apparel products. Working closely with various teams including design, production, and merchandising, you will be responsible for coordinating the entire product development process from concept to production. This role requires a strong attention to detail, excellent communication skills, and a passion for the fashion industry.

Responsibilities of the Product Development Coordinator:

  • Collaborate with the Design team to develop product concepts that align with the company’s vision and brand identity.
  • Coordinate sample development process, including sourcing materials, communicating with vendors, and ensuring samples meet quality standards.
  • Manage timelines and deadlines to ensure timely delivery of samples and products.
  • Communicate regularly with cross-functional teams to provide updates on product development status and address any issues or concerns.
  • Conduct product fittings and participate in garment review meetings to ensure fit and quality meet company standards.
  • Assist in cost negotiations with vendors to ensure competitive pricing while maintaining quality.
  • Maintain accurate product development records and documentation.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, technologies, and innovations to contribute to the continuous improvement of product development processes.

Qualifications for the Product Development Coordinator:

  • 3 – 5 years of experience in product development within the apparel industry.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Detail-oriented mindset with a focus on quality and accuracy.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and product lifecycle management software (PLM) is preferred.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design, Merchandising, or a related field.


  • Available upon eligibility.
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Position ID: 138366