New Product Development (NPD) Assistant required by a well-known and leading global luxury gifts and fragrances company to join their highly successful and growing NPD team. This fantastic company supply many of the major retailers in the UK, Europe, the Far East and Australasia. The post holder will be working directly with and reporting to the Senior Product Manager and be integral in assisting in all aspects of range development from concept to launch including design brief, research, trends, packaging, fragrance etc.
This is a full time, permanent position - paying £20,000 to £25,000 per annum - this role is based in North West London (Camden / Kentish Town area). Interviews asap!
Duties of the NPD Assistant include:
" Creating and updating project admin and presentations
" Sampling, including mock ups, artwork lay down and sign off.
" Create and compile development comments, critical paths and bill of materials.
" Liaison with suppliers, factories and satellite offices
" Attending and setting up trade shows
" Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
" Accurate attention to detail and outstanding organisational skills
" Ability to multi-task and work to deadlines
" Strong Microsoft Office skills including PowerPoint and Excel
Experience in a similar role ideally in the FMCG/Luxury Goods market preferably toiletry/home fragrance/gift market would be advantageous (but not absolutely necessary)
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