Product Development Support

Islip, New York, United States Full-time

Thro, a division of The Home Décor Companies and NBGHome, designs, manufactures and distributes decorative and luxurious soft goods such as throw pillows and blankets.  We currently have an opportunity in Islip, NY for a Product Development Support.  

The ideal candidate will be a hands-on, self-starter willing to work hard and grow with a fast paced company. The company offers a challenging and creative working environment, rewarding career opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package.

Position Summary:  This position is responsible for managing the product procurement process to ensure that the correct quality and specification of product is communicated to the suppliers.

Essential Functions:

  • Works closely & coordinates with Sales & PD on new orders.
  •  Responsible to Master Order form process to ensure correct quality of product is purchased from suppliers.
  •  Organize, maintain and responsible of pricing list for suppliers
  •  Organize samples and projects for PD team.
  •  Performs other related duties as required.

Required Knowledge:

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Home Products Development/Production Management and/or other related fields required.

Required Skills:

  • Self-Starter
  • Strong  communication skills with MS Office included Word, Excel
  • Highly Organizational skills & fast paced decision-making ability

Required Personal Attributes:

  • Understands the importance of deadlines
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Must be flexible and able to coordinate multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong business and organization acumen
  • Able to succeed and adapt in a fast-paced environment with ever-changing priorities
  • Comfortable seeking and requesting information as necessary