Product Development Coordinator, Liquids
Join our Beauty and Wellness Team at Helen of Troy as our Product Development Coordinator, Liquids (hybrid work onsite and from home), and make an immediate impact on our trusted brands: Revlon, Hot Tools, Bed Head, Drybar, Gold-n-Hot ,Curlsmith, Honeywell, PUR, Braun, and Vicks. Together, we build innovative and useful products that elevate people's lives everywhere every day!
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Work Location: Boston, MA
What you will be doing:
We are looking for a passionate Product Development Coordinator, who is excited about launching new products in the beauty sector! This position will be supporting the launch process for all new products from the innovation calendar for Helen of Troy Liquids. The ideal candidate will have a background in product development within the beauty industry, is beauty obsessed and thrives in a fast-paced, very hands-on environment with a can-do attitude and attention to detail.
This position will be responsible for supporting the product development group, receiving all incoming samples, maintaining sample library, preparing and labeling samples, partnering with marketing on sample needs, organizes standards, and manages all sample shipments.
Maintains the day-to-day operational aspects of the projects, delivering tasks in a quick and timely manner, manages and compiles all benchmarks, participates in brainstorms, has a passion for beauty industry trends, consumer, and competitor activity.
Tracks and logging all submissions and redirects, participates in the testing and feedback of all beauty products, prepares samples for internal and external user evaluation, and maintains and files all product development documents in shared drive.
Tracks all batches, retails and finished good samples, managing, and gathering approvals on time.
Skills needed to be successful in this role:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills.
Proactive and self-motivated individual with a passion for product development in beauty, staying up to date with industry trends.
Bachelor’s degree or relevant in-role experience and on-the-job education.
1+ years in the personal care industry within product development.
Experience in product development in personal care industry.
Authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
Wondering if you should apply? Helen of Troy welcomes people as diverse as our brands. Have the confidence to come as who you are because your point of view, skills, and experience will make us stronger. If you're eager to share new ideas and try new things, we want to hear from you.
Helen of Troy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to developing a diverse workforce and cultivating an inclusive environment. We value diversity and believe that we are strengthened by the differences in our experiences, thinking, culture and background. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any protected basis.
We will provide individuals with disabilities reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application process. If you would like to request an accommodation, please contact Human Resources at (915) 225-8000.
Incorporated in 1968, Helen of Troy has grown into a leading global consumer products company with career opportunities in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. We offer creative solutions for our customers through a diversified portfolio of well-recognized and widely trusted brands, including OXO®, Hydro Flask®, Osprey®, Honeywell®, PUR®, Braun®, Vicks®, Hot Tools®, Drybar®. Most of these brands rank #1 or #2 in their respective categories.
We boldly bring brands into our family, where we nurture what makes them great. We collaborate internally and externally, always striving to provide the consumer-centric innovation, operational excellence, scale, global reach, and stellar shared services to make them soar.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. Management retains the right to add or to change duties of the position at any time.