Product Development Associate

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New York

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The Role

Veronica Beard is an elevated American ready-to-wear brand that strikes the balance between cool and classic. The brand provides a modern perspective on iconic wardrobe pieces and delivers a lifestyle offering that has expanded to include jeans and shoes. Thoughtfully designed with feminine silhouettes and refined tailoring, the collection is intuitively built for real life – empowering her from day to night, work to weekend, and everywhere in between.

The Product Development Associate will be working closely with the Product Development Team and Production Team in our NYC Corporate Office. The role reports directly to the Senior Product Development Manager.


Work with Design and PD Team to develop and execute proto samples and SMS for RTW, jeans woven line, swim line, and exclusive programs

Support Design/PD Team with launching re-cuts and fit comments by providing complete package for domestic & oversea vendors

Create factory linesheets, communicate and send out design updates to domestic and international vendors daily

Troubleshoot, supply any needs, and technical support for factories regarding development

Manage factories and development to stay on the T&A calendar

Track, log in, and organize all proto samples and SMS

Set up and maintain accurate and updated information in PLM and Simparel

Work with factories and graders to get accurate yield information for all styles

Participate in seasonal line review to record all changes and updates on each style

Work with Product Development Team to compile a full package – pattern, trims, cuttermust, pricing, swatches, counter sourced materials, BOM, etc. - to pass off to Production Team each season

Work with Production Team and Trim Team to resolve any potential production issues

Other duties as specified by management


2-3 years of experience

Proactive, extremely organized and detail oriented

Ability to multitask and strong problem-solving skills

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Proficient in Microsoft Office. Photoshop & Illustrator is a plus

Experience with Cut & Sew is a plus

How to Apply

Please email [email protected] with your resume, cover letter, salary requirements and any other pertinent materials.

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