Production Development Assistant
New York, NY
Position summary Please apply throughhttp://www.cultureindex.com/c/forward.php?c/C2F2D0. Only applicants who apply via this link will be considered. Ming Wang is a family-owned, fashion apparel company that makes timeless, investment-worthy knitwear under the brands Ming Wang, Misook, and select Private Label. Our product is sold in the U.S. through our own ecommerce web sites, high-end boutiques, and department stores like Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Dillard’s, and Von Maur. We are currently looking for a Product Development Assistant to bring support, clarity, and organization to our team of product developers as well as provide support to office personnel. Responsibilities: Production Development Assistant Communicate daily between New York and Dallas corporate office on product related issues Address any costing concerns with Dallas office and communicate with design at development stage Reviewing costing and communicate with factories with revised costing after reviews Send sample packages to Dallas/China and inform responsible parties accordingly Develop, source, order and track stock of new yarns, fabrics, trims, etc. Order and purchase salesman sample yardage with China or New York local fabric vendors Communicate with overseas factories on design color and swatches – liaison between design and factory Sample Management Unpack, hang, label, and steam samples as needed Keep running inventory of all samples that are in the office, including basics Packing, shipping, and tracking samples as needed between offices Showroom Assistant Ensure that samples are organized and hung in correct order for all appointments Write appointment notes as needed Maintain an organized system of files with account notes and orders Maintain showroom appearance and upkeep Office Organization Order and organize office supplies Keep track of marketing materials and archive as needed Keep storage areas organized Touch-ups of kitchen, bathroom, and showroom Restocking kitchen and cleaning supplies Scheduling maid service Requirements: Education: High-school diploma / GED; Associate’s Degree Preferred Background: 1-2yrs of Garment Product and/or Product Development background. Previous Administrative and/or Customer Service background preferred but not required Strong technical skills, including Ms office (Microsoft word, Ms excel, PowerPoint) and, Standard Office Equipment Management skills with expertise to adapt, multi-task and prioritize and to meet short-term/changing deadlines while responding to multiple instructions and directions Good communication and people skills Expertise to read and write in both English and Chinese preferred Please apply throughhttp://www.cultureindex.com/c/forward.php?c/C2F2D0. Only applicants who apply via this link will be considered. Company Description MING WANG participates in E-Verify. For over 30yrs MING WANG has offered high-end knit apparel through various product lines catering to the sophisticated woman. Looking to redefine a woman's relationship with her wardrobe, MING WANG aims to offer timeless styles and high-quality products, all while providing impeccable service to each of our clients. A family-owned and operated enterprise, MING WANG has achieved significant growth in recent years and looks to aggressively build on that success. Current retail relationships include Von Maur, Dillard's, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and approx 250 specialty boutiques across the United States.
May 6 2018 on Dealslister