Matt Bernson Is Hiring A Product Development / Production Administrator In New York, NY - Fashionista

Matt Bernson Is Hiring A Product Development / Production Administrator In New York, NY

Matt Bernson, a growing contemporary women’s footwear and accessories brand based in NYC, is seeking a Product Development/Production Administrator who has experience in a team environment, is a self-starter, and is looking for lots of variety day-to-day.
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Matt Bernson, a growing contemporary women’s footwear and accessories brand based in NYC, is seeking a Product Development/Production Administrator who has experience in a team environment, is a self-starter, and is looking for lots of variety day-to-day.

Our new hire will play an integral part in our company’s daily and long lead functions in the design and manufacturing process of elevated wardrobe essentials.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • ​Under direction of the Creative Director, manage the creative process for all footwear
  • Manage product development calendar (ensuring all deadlines - line plans and samples - are on schedule)
  • Create detailed product specification sheets with Creative Director
  • Oversee development and sampling with multiple foreign factories
  • Conduct fit tests with foot model and relay notes to factories for sample refinement
  • Continually work on comfort engineering in footwear
  • Supervise and manage pre-production confirmation samples
  • Manage sample process: first prototypes, salesman samples, CFM samples, TOP samples
  • Source and organize materials
  • Study and research current and future trends
  • Maintain expert knowledge of design trends, production techniques and technologies
  • Under direction of the Operations team, manage the production schedule for on-time deliveries

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Minimum 2 years footwear and PD experience
  • Must have functional knowledge of Digital Design programs
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize and meet deadlines are a must (strong excel skills a must)
  • Must enjoy a fast-paced and high energy environment yet work well on your own
  • Must have a high level of accountability
  • Must have excellent people skills and high respect for others

Compensation:

  • $30,000 with vacation package and benefits after 3 month review

To Apply: Please send your resume to liz@mattbernson.com.