New Product Development Manager

Job Description

We are looking for a New Product Development Manager to lead the development of our new ranges that we release periodically. The responsibilities have been described below:

New Product Development

  • Stay up to date with international design trends in home textiles
  • Create lines based on trending designs and colours
  • Coordinate with designers and freelancers to create designs
  • Execute all sample development by coordinating with vendors

Client Correspondence & Business Development

  • In-charge of all sample development from client meetings
  • Assist with creating required presentations and marketing material

Vendor management

  • Identify and evaluate vendors to source required raw materials
  • Maintain vendor relationships

Requirements

  • Background in home textile product design, trends forecasting and product development
  • Experience: At least 2 years in new product development or designing in home textile sector
  • Qualification: BText or equivalent is helpful. Alternative designing diplomas will also be accepted. If you don”t have the relevant qualifications, you must be able to demonstrate enough work experience

Not mandatory, but helpful:

  • Experience in business development, including relationship with buyers and buying agents

How To Apply

To apply, please email careers@suraaj.com. Please be sure to:

  • Include your resume
  • Provide details on why you think you would be a good role for this profile
  • Explain why you want to leave your current job and include salary expectations