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Primer Group of Companies

  • #11 in Retail, sales and consumer goods
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

Product Development Associate

Malate, Manila
Work with the world's most recognized Lifestyle Brands! We are looking for a Product Development Associate!

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
Start Date

Application dates

Applications Close
31 May 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Accepting International Applications
Qualifications Accepted
Business Administration & Management
Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations

The Product Development Associate develops a continuous and evolving sourcing and merchandising programs for the brands in the attainment of the sales and marketing objectives.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develops sourcing and merchandise plan for every season based on trends forecast, sales performances, target market and general direction as determined by management.
  • Ensures on-time arrival and quality of goods as committed to distributors.
  • Participates in the preparation of trade conferences and conducts product orientation to distributors
  • Reviews brand performance through regular review of orders and sales and coordination with distributors
  • Coordinates with Brand Management group on brand updates and directions.
  • Negotiates with suppliers for MOQ, pricing, timely claims on defective products and other terms
  • Submits purchase orders and negotiates with factories to ensure maximum confirmation of orders.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Graduated from college; Graduate of any business-related course
  • At least one (1) year of experience in related field
  • Knowledgeable on products and with "eye" for selection
  • Critical thinking, analytical and decision-making skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer literate; proficient in spreadsheets
  • Negotiation skills