Project manager product development
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For an international innovative company in the fashion industry, we are looking for a Project Manager/Product Development to coordinate and and structure the product development process.
The Product Development/Design center frequently receives requests for new products. These can be modifications of existing products or new concepts and designs.
Your responsibility is to coordinate all steps which need to be taken to ensure that new products can be developed in accordance with design concepts and be taken into production. You are a facilitator, enabling a smooth product development process. You are the link between design and production.
- Coöperate with various departments such as Design and Sales to get all required input with regard to new product ideas
- Based on input gathered, you will identify priorities and milestones, and maintain close contact with planning
- You will coordinate with design/sales and provide constructive feedback to all technical staff involved
- Experience (approx. 5 years) in project management in an innovative production environment
- Background in product industry (preferably automotive, fashion or furniture)
- Experience in the development and implementation process from concept into production
- Able to manage different stakeholders
- You are driven to really make things happen, able to go for results while having a very cooperative attitude
- Young, flexible and have a commercial drive, being led by the consumer’s needs
- Fluent in English and excellent communicative skills