Woodstock Area Job Bank

Simon Pearce, a leader in the design and manufacture of hand blown glass and hand-made pottery is seeking a dynamic Associate Product Developer to join our team in Windsor, VT. This Associate Product Developer’s main function is to manage the product development, sourcing, and timelines for any designed, style guided, or selected item to generate sales, enhance margin, and offer product that differentiates us from the competition. The incumbent should have a passion for product, and will work on strategic opportunities to build our own products and source proprietary items with vendors. The Developer will steward negotiations with vendors on sampling costs, product specs, quality/testing, timing/delivery deadline and pricing in coordination with Design & Buying. As part of the development process, the Developer proactively schedules and meets with design, buying, visual, and planning partners. They manage follow-up meetings to Final Design Reviews to ensure next steps are followed with Production, and outside vendors.

What you bring to the team:
Bachelor’s degree and/or 3-5 years of product development or sourcing experience
Strong analytical and negotiation skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Motivation and initiative

Why Simon Pearce:
Be a part of a brand that celebrates handcrafted excellence, heritage craftsmanship and extraordinary design in glass and pottery
Be inspired with our videos celebrating who we are
Enjoy product and restaurant discounts
Participate in our comprehensive benefit programs including: medical, dental, vision, 401K with a company match, paid time off, product discount, and many more!
Dog-friendly office areas

Visit our website at http://www.simonpearce.com/careers-at-simon-pearce to apply!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. Simon Pearce is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Simon Pearce

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