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Posted: Thursday, March 8, 2018

Product Development Coordinator

For more information contact:
Daniele Nguyen
Globalinx Pet LLC

About Company:

We are Hillside Farms, a manufacturer and distributor of dog treats. We are a family owned company whom has been servicing the pet industry for 12 years. We have a manufacturing facility in Ontario, CA which we specialize in manufacturing jerky products. We also have a sales and marketing office in Irvine which is where we are looking to fill in a product development position. If there is an interest after reviewing our goals and objectives for this position, please feel free to send your resume and cover letter for our review. 

Essential Functions of this Role:

  • Support the Product Line Manager
    • Document and maintain product and packaging specifications
    • Facilitate information flow between customer, internal sales and manufacturing team
    • Monitor product development through the creation process and execute delegated tasks as necessary.
    • Develop best practices to optimize product development procedures.
    • Identify areas of improvements and concerns and recommend improvements.
    • Provide assistance to product design and development teams.
    • Support Product Marketing Goals and Initiatives
      • Coordinate and communicate asset creation needs, including but not limited to: packaging requirements, product photo shoots, catalog creation needs, sales flyers, and online tool kits.
      • Create and maintain a competitive landscape matrix for each product family to clearly communicate perceived value and opportunities in the market
      • Attending and supporting annual trade shows
    • Manage and organize sample requests

Product Development Coordinator Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree in related field or commensurate experience
  • 2+ years related experience
  • Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
  • Strong communication skills written/verbal with ability to present
  • Must speak, read and write English and Chinese proficiently
  • Proficient with MicroSoft Office
  • Ability to work with effectively all levels of management/clientele
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US
  • Local Orange County California candidates.