Product Development Assistant

Country :
State :
New York
County :
New York County
Town :
Category :
Production - Quality
Contract type :
Availability :
Full time
Salary :
Experience :
Less than 2 years

Company description

Starlight Accessories design and manufacture fashion forward sunglasses and innovative packaging to customers across the US and Europe.

With over 20 years of experience, we are industry leaders, known for providing trend setting product to our customer base which includes popular high street retailers from big name department stores to specialty stores and mass market.

Job description

We are looking for a Product Development Assistant who has a knowledge and passion for the fashion business, is forward thinking and has great communication and organizational skills.


Product administration – Create and manage product specification spreadsheets ensuring that all samples are briefed to our factories efficiently. This involves meticulous attention to detail.

Sample organization - Organization of pre-production and production samples. Ensuring that all production samples match back perfectly to the originals.

Photography and editing – Taking photos of samples and editing them for customer presentations.

Design assistance – Assist in creating new packaging concepts and draw up sunglasses designs.

Specific needs

BA/BFA with focus in Fashion

Merchandising or Design

Strong Illustrator, Photoshop and Excel skills

Highly organized and detail oriented

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Proficient in Adobe Suite

Great eye for color and detail

Positive and proactive team player

Experience in accessories is a major plus