Product & Design Coordinator

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Full Time
  • Post Date: September 18, 2019
Job Description

– Iconic brand within the design industry

– Varied role working across creative design, product development and administration

– Rare opportunity to join a growing and thriving business

About us – Armadillo & Co

Armadillo & Co is a global brand born in Australia, with inspiration and craftsmanship drawn from India. Since 2009, A&Co. has pioneered the rug world through its combination of aesthetics and ethics. The company’s head office is based in Sydney with showrooms across Australia and the USA. 

Each A&Co. rug is handmade from natural and sustainable materials, elevating the artistry of age-old methods through a uniquely Australian contemporary design process. We proudly embrace Fair Trade practices, with each purchase benefiting local schools in our weavers’ villages through the not-for-profit Armadillo & Co Foundation.

About the role – Product & Design Coordinator

We are seeking a motivated Product & Design Coordinator to work directly with our Product & Design Manager and assist with new collection development and the management of the product process. The position is full-time and based in Sydney where we are building a new and exciting flagship Showroom. Key responsibilities include: 

-Product & Design team administration
-Create and monitor Purchase Orders for R&D
-Partner with Logistics regarding product packaging and solutions
-Documentation of New Product Specifications (internal design)
-Build strong internal and external relationships e.g. suppliers, sales team
-Maintain high level of textile knowledge – learn handmade production techniques
-Assist with regular departmental queries e.g. quality control, custom
-Regular Competitor Analysis

About you:

We are searching for a dynamic and passionate person with creative flair. Someone who is highly efficient and can demonstrate: 

  • -Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • -Ability to build meaningful relationships both within Australian and with international suppliers
  • -3+ years of experience in a similar role
  • If this sounds like you, please apply! 

    Armadillo & Co is an exciting brand with a growing team. We provide great perks like lunch, company volunteer days, and flexible working arrangements. We genuinely care about our people, and embrace Equal Employment Opportunity and fair workplace practices. We are committed to Workplace Health & Safety, and cultural diversity.

    This is an exciting and rare opportunity with a successful global and ethical company.