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New Product Development Specialist:
Close To My Heart, a leader in the scrapbook and stamp industry is looking for a full-time person to join our team in the fun, fast-paced world of product development! The person in this position will aid in planning, testing, and approving new products. Applicants must be trend-conscious, able to discern color differences, and familiar with basic Excel and Adobe programs. Tasks include researching trends and inspiration, coordinating product testing and developing product standards, organizing samples and ideas, initiating new product packaging as well as communicating between vendors and internal departments.
Applicants should be detail-oriented and be excellent at business communication. Familiarity with the papercrafting industry is a plus.
• Initiate product packaging: determine packaging type and size, initiate with MarCom and follow through with edits, and pass final files to vendors
• Coordinate product testing: organize and participate in product testing, involve other employees/art studio, and summarize findings
• Brainstorm: conceptualize and mock up new ideas for products, create inspiration sheets, research potential products, be aware of trends Continue Reading →