Product Development Assistant

Levi Strauss & Co. - San Francisco, CA (25 days ago)3.9

We believe that clothes — and how you make them — can make a difference.

Since 1853, we’ve been obsessed with innovation to meet people’s needs. We invented the first blue jean. And we reinvented khaki pants. We pioneered labor and environmental guidelines for our manufacturing partners. And we work to build sustainability into everything we do.

A company doesn’t last more than 160 years by standing still. It endures by reinventing itself, striving to delight its consumers, winning in the marketplace and by remaining true to its values.

We employ thousands of people around the world to support our great brands: Levi’s®, Dockers®, Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™ and Denizen®. Our employees are committed to innovation, creativity and collaboration. Put simply, if you’re looking for a new opportunity, this is a great place to grow your career.

We are looking for an Assistant Product Developer who will bring support, clarity, organization and above all else, personality to our team of Product Developers. It is important to us this person has the energy and desire to aid in the execution of all activities that are deemed necessary to produce manufacture ready products.

Key Responsibilities:
Support the execution of all GTM calendar development activities to ensure deadlines are met
Support execution of development activities: proto, commercial sample fabric and garment tracking
Support the execution of all Preproduction activities. Supporting fit reviews as needed; orchestrate finish/color reviews for approval
Lead in maintaining accuracy of data into various systems to ensure the integrity of the information

Skills & Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or combination of college education and related work experience
Minimum 3 years of experience working in a position that required the manipulation of large amounts of data
Garment production and/or product development experience preferred
Flexibility with regards to job responsibilities
Expert knowledge with PLM and MS Office applications including Word, Excel and Outlook
Dynamic analytical, problem solving and project management abilities with proven systems knowledge and expertise
Demonstrated ability to learn new computer programs quickly
Strong customer service orientation with the ability to multi-task; confident working in a fast paced environment and an ability to not become frustrated with last minute changes
Effective relational and organizational skills; ability to work with multiple departments and personalities
Strong communication skills both verbal and written
Excellent discretion, judgment, tact and diplomacy
Must demonstrate an energetic, positive, helpful demeanor and a passion and interest in LS&Co.

The Company's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status, Vietnam era/disabled veteran status, physical or mental disability, or other protected classes prohibited by applicable law. Company policy prohibits harassment of applicants or employees on the basis of any protected classes. The Company has established a continuing Affirmative Action Program to assure equal employment opportunity in all its policy decisions affecting recruitment, selection, assignment, promotion, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment.

1155 Battery St. San Francisco, CA, 94111
Full time