15 hours

Assistant Product Development Manager, Softlines

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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Assistant Product Development Manager, Softlines

Jobid 23768-394577

Location: Shanghai, CHN

Description **Job Number** 38394BR

**Job Title** Assistant Product Development Manager, Softlines

**Business Segment** Filmed Entertainment Group

**Sub-Business** International Consumer Products

**Posting Category** Artistic Animation Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal’s international operations outside the US and Canada include film and television distribution, home entertainment distribution, channels, film and television production, theme parks and news operations. The company is led by Kevin MacLellan, Chairman. MacLellan is responsible for oversight of all NBCUniversal International’s businesses, as well as identifying and executing international growth opportunities for both NBCUniversal and Comcast Corporation. With more than 2,200 employees across 34 countries, NBCUniversal’s international portfolio consists of international channels delivering quality content to 176 territories across EMEA, Latin America and Asia; television production labels in both UK and Australia; a library of 4,000 feature films and 75,000 TV episodes for international television distribution; direct film distribution operations in 11 countries; direct home entertainment distribution operations in 7 countries with licensee relationships covering approximately 55 additional territories; CNBC International, which broadcasts across EMEA and APAC; Parks & Resorts operated through license agreements in Singapore and Japan; and an international NBC News team based in London.

**Country** China

**State** - -

**City** Shanghai




• To work closely with Licensees, Category managers and Director in developing new product lines and to involve in approval process so as to ensure our Universal’s standards are upheld.

• Able to suggest and visually represent commercially viable product ideas and features that elevate consumer products to a new level

• Provide clear and concise direction on trends, graphic composition, typography, draw-overs and creative notes that guide partners to follow our character models and brand attributes

• Understand seasonal and current Fashion trends, for product and packaging, and translate into commercially viable product ideas.

• Communicate with licensees to understand and support product initiatives and consumer preferences

• Focus on delivering compelling product, innovation and quality across all product ranges

• Participate in cross-functional team synergies by collaborating and sharing best practices with the other Creative and Product Development team members, Category, Marketing and Retail to achieve results


• Bachelors or Associates Degree, preferably in industrial design or related field

• 5+ years Softlines product category development experience required, e.g. Fashion design, Accessories and Footwear

• Experience with development and manufacturing of Apparels

• Strong communication skills and the ability to provide thoughtful, clear creative art direction

• Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a dynamic, deadline driven environment that revolves around retail product development calendars

• Excellent presentation skills in front of global stakeholders and external partners

• Highly organized, resourceful and proactive

• Flexible and ability to find compromise in challenging situations

• Mac proficient and advanced skills in Adobe Suite and Microsoft applications required


NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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