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Product Coordinator at Perry Ellis International Inc.

Posted in Art 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: New York, New York

Job Description:

Perry Ellis International is seeking a Product Coordinator to act as a liaison between design/merchandising, sourcing, technical design and overseas partners. The Product Coordinator will be responsible for creating all style packages and sales sample purchase orders, executing the overall development process by making sure all development of styles are on calendar in time for sales meetings and market week, as well as communicating sales sample status and overall development timing to merchandising, design and sales.  This role requires an individual that is detail-oriented, organized, passionate and self-motivated to succeed. Must have the ability to multi-task and work with various departments coordinating and executing projects and processes.

  • Own product lifecycle from development through production by being the point person for style in PLM, managing daily communication with overseas partners, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure product accuracy and adherence to calendar

  • Create and reveal style packages to overseas partners at beginning of development season and in-season as new business opportunities arise

  • Own weekly work in progress meetings (WIP) to ensure all submittals and sales samples are progressing in a timely manner and communicate status to internal and external partners

  • Maintain development status with dates of fabric, trim, proto, and sales sample approvals

  • Partner closely with Merchandising, Design, Sourcing, and Technical Design, to ensure all changes are reflected accurately in style packages

  • Maintain a development library per season with all submittals for area of responsibility

  • Send out fabric/trim qualities and color standards to overseas partners

  • Submit sales sample Purchase Orders via PLM

  • Track and organize all proto and salesman samples and communicate risks accordingly

  • Be an integral part of team, assisting with special projects and deadlines as needed


  • 1-2 years experience within a similar role

  • College degree preferred

  • Exemplary follow-up skills

  • PLM experience highly preferred

  • Collaborate with all cross functional partners in a detailed and organized manner

  • Strong organizational skills to perform multiple assignments and work through multiple seasons

  • Detail-oriented, ability to accurately and efficiently proof, edit, and maintain data

  • Must be a team player who can thrive in a fast-paced environment

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