Marketing Assistant

Job ID 67

Marketing/Brand Management Stamford, Connecticut


Description

Position at Conair Corporation

The Marketing Associate will support Product Development to help continuously create and develop unique product that is brand appropriate while being innovative, Value driven and Tend right.  The Marketing Assistant will be a part of a highly creative and energetic team that will play an integral role in the building of the grooming/styling brand.
Responsibilities:
Work closely with leader to drive the research, development and interpretation of trends at the conceptual and design stages.
Support effective execution of design concept samples and support the creative development of the collections.
Manage multiple seasons at different stages of development, while keeping to the development calendar and adhering to the T&A.
Stay abreast of trends both directional and retail level.
Work with data throughout the development process.
Assist in research on the latest trend forecasting from the fashion industry and understanding the latest developments in the hair accessory market.
Assist in shopping the market for competitive trend and new development items.
Assist in the development of trend presentations.
Write up PD forms for development.
Daily correspondence with overseas vendors regarding product development.
Product approvals for all new items ensuring all quality and design standards are met.
Know all aspects of the line and assist in all project requests.
Keep a record of all development samples by creating a reference library.
Correspond with Creative through Crisp when submitting concept packaging,displays,customer presntations and trend presentations.
Assist on national concept initiatives.
Work in our PLM system to set up all new line items with spec and pricing details.
Help maintain sample and reference libraries.
Adhere to timelines by meeting all due dates with 100% completion of packages/projects.