Full Job Description
Headquartered in Southern California, Skechers has spent nearly 30 years helping men, women and kids everywhere look and feel good. Developing comfort technologies is at the foundation of all that we do—delivering stylish, innovative, and quality products at a reasonable price. From our diverse footwear offering to a growing range of apparel and accessories, Skechers is a complete lifestyle brand.
With international business representing over half of our total sales, we have product available in more than 170 countries and significant opportunities for continued expansion worldwide. We sell our collections direct to consumers through more than 4,000 Skechers stores around the globe and Skechers e-commerce sites, as well as through a network of third-party partners.
A MULTI-BILLION-DOLLAR GLOBAL LEADER IN THE FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY.
The Product Development Coordinator will focus on tech pack set up and maintenance, working closely with Design and the Product Developer to create BOMs and maintain information accuracy. This position will be responsible for entering raw materials into the FlexPLM library database and continually monitoring and updating tech packs for revisions throughout the entire product life cycle. This role will support design as needed with color updates, CAD revisions (waterfalls, etc. as needed). This role reports into the Product Development team and will assist in other areas of the PD business during heavy workload periods – via data entry, sample/submit tracking, filing & organization, or in special projects that arise.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESULTS
Tech Pack BOM Creation & Maintenance (Data Entry)
FlexPLM Tech Pack Updates – Supporting Design (Color updates, sketch updates as needed)
Raw Material Set Up & Maintenance in FlexPLM Libraries
Track and receive samples & submits, assisting team with sending comments and updating systems/tools.
Assist PD team as needed with data entry and organizational tasks.
Assistant will be trained on FlexPLM and Compass systems.
Other duties as assigned.
Must have general apparel knowledge of garments and construction
Strong skillset in Excel, Word, Outlook
Proficiency in Illustrator is required for this role.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Exceptional time management skills
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Detail oriented and must check their work before handing off
Basic math skills required
Team Player, Positive & Flexible Attitude.
Self-Starter, Proactive, Inquisitive, Creative Problem Solver
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
1-2+ years in Apparel Product Development or Design
AA or Bachelor’s Degree
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The skills, abilities and physical demands described are representative of those duties that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified for the job position, to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk; sit, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel. The employee is occasionally required to sit for long period of times.