Job Category
Sales/Operation Support
Irvine, CA
Salary Range
$45,000.00 - $52,000.00

This is a position for Bilingual English/Japanese Product Development Coordinator.


  • Assist in new product and packaging development by effectively working with multiple stakeholders.
  • Serve as a liaison with QA departments overseas and FDA consultants to ensure compliance with food labeling regulations during product development.
  • Coordinate with designers and vendors to prepare product packaging, providing feedback and recommendations on design elements.
  • Review label artwork and proofs to ensure accuracy and compliance with internal standards and regulatory guidelines.
  • Prepare and update product specifications, sell sheets, and price lists as needed.
  • Facilitate the distribution of information on product updates and new product announcements to the Sales Department, SCM Department, and distributor partners.
  • Manage product data platforms, such as One World Sync, to ensure the timely sharing of up-to-date information with retail and wholesale customers.
  • Provide support to the Product Development team and managers in various product development and marketing projects.

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • At least 2 years of experience in product development or sales support in the food companies or a similar field is preferred.
  • Fluency in Japanese in reading, writing, and speaking.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Familiarity with FDA food labeling regulations and safety regulations is a plus.

Starts: May 2024