THE LOST EXPLORER
Role: Assistant design, Sr. developer & production manager
Location: Venice, CA
Lead developer & project manager for organic and sustainable luxury apothecary line. Create technical packages, review artwork for printed materials, source all components, packaging, labels, etc. Liaison between design team, production team, and factories. Develop production schedule. Communicate with production team to ensure all orders are delivered on time. Manage & facilitate all production operations from initial concept to final launch – including working with sales team to ensure all wholesale orders are: entered accurately, prepared and packaged in accordance with vendor requirements, and delivery deadlines are met. Establish relations, conduct work orders & negotiate costs with suppliers & factories both domestically and internationally. Develop product costing. Create invoices and PO’s. Met deadlines. Provide client services – both retail & wholesale. Participate in sales trips (participate in showrooms). Train new employees. General office management.