Thursday , March 23 2023

Forever 21 Internship – Product Developer (Men’s)

Website Forever 21

Job Description:

The Product Developer (Men’s) will create innovative and cost-efficient products that are representative of the Forever 21 brand by tracking and forecasting trends, creating development sheets, and partnering with Forever 21’s vendor network.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Transfer design ideas onto development sheets, which specify the material, color, and construction of each piece
  • Partner with vendors to source trims and fabrics
  • Develop an understanding of global Development Lead-Times; Use this knowledge to coordinate quicker turnaround times with vendors
  • Visualize design ideas that meet Forever 21’s quality expectations
  • Research fashion magazines, competitor’s websites, street wear, and runway looks to stay current on emerging trends
  • Keep track of all development reporting requirements, which include line plan analysis, calendar actualization, and developed vs. adopted reports in order to improve the development process for future seasons
  • Communicate with overseas vendors and buyers regarding all aspects of the development process
  • Follow-up with vendors/factories on all styles and communicate any changes or additional details

Job Requirements:

  • Must have an Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Merchandising, Design or similar
  • Must have a great eye for design and the ability to research and track the latest trends
  • Must possess basic Microsoft and Excel skills
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have 5+ years of experience in product development
  • Must have strong problem-solving skills that allow for a proactive approach to the business and organizational skills necessary to complete multiple tasks within deadlines
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator is required

Job Details:

Company: Forever 21

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA

Application Deadline: N/A

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