Product Developer - Fine Jewellery

Location
London
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
18 Jan 2019
Closes
15 Feb 2019
Ref
FS902321PD
Contact
Felicity Slade
Sector
Jewellery, Luxury
Job Type
Permanent
Amazing Product Developer role with a luxury company working across fine jewellery collections. In return, they are offering amazing benefits including flexible working hours, bonus, 25 days holiday and great offices to work in.

Your responsibilities will include:
- Partnering with designers to develop each category from concept to prototype
- Provide technical input and feedback to the Designer
- Protect the company aesthetic and design codes and guide the designer.
- Work directly with the factories component supplier to develop 3D CAD's for review and technical approvals.
- Ensuring critical Path deadlines are followed and maintained.
- Organising required materials for the prototypes directly from the suppliers to the vendors for prototypes and sampling.
- Maintain PLM for all relevant products and organise hand offs to production.
- Deliver samples ready to market and industrialisation.
- Provide information and resolve problems that arise during and after the development of the collection
- Commercial awareness, be aware and track costs & be involved cost problem solving.

You will have / be:
- Previous experience in product development.
- Strong knowledge of fine jewellery
- Strong computer skills
- CAD Literate
- Technical expertise in allocated field
- Extremely organised and precise attention to details
- Ability to multi task
- Good team player
- Ability to communicate effectively at all levels from Design to Merchants.
- Adaptable and agile.
- Luxury Goods level product experience.
- Strong technical knowledge

Any 3D design software knowledge would be beneficial.