Girlswear Production Manager

Location
Forest Hill, London (Greater)
Salary
negotiable depending on experience.
Posted
14 Nov 2022
Closes
14 Dec 2022
Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

 

PROFILE

We are looking for candidates who are/have: 

 

- Wealth of experience with garment CMT production

- Experience working with European manufacturers

- Ambitious, charismatic and hard working with a ‘can-do’ attitude. 

- Highly organised. 

- Have precision and accuracy in their work. 

- Proven team player who can share ideas and work well with others. 

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills (Excellent spoken & written English is a must).

- Strong negotiation skills.

- Excellent troubleshooting abilities.

- Can work autonomously and are able to manage their own time. 

- Ability to meet deadlines.

- Comprehensive understanding of garment construction and finishing. 

- Competent at Excel.

- Have the flexibility to travel for work. 

- Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years industry experience in either women’s or girlswear preferably within the luxury market.

 

ROLE DUTIES

- Responsible for and overseeing the whole production and SMS process. Ensuring timely delivery of a quality product.

- To maintain and where possible improve profitability without any loss to the quality of the product.

- Be responsible for meeting critical path deadlines.   

- Communicating with manufacturers regularly to ensure production is running smoothly and on time.

- Negotiating with suppliers for the best prices where applicable and for smooth production of samples and production.

- Responsible for resolving production issues effectively and in good time alongside Garment Tech / Product Developer.

- Updating the warehouse on all deliveries in and out as well as updating them throughout the production process.

- Regular communication with other areas of the company (Management, Design, Garment Tech, Warehouse) to ensure expectations are met.

- Keep up to date the companies trade agreements with suppliers.

- Organise and monitor shipments for both bulk and samples - reporting to management / warehouse for need requirement and cost approval.

- Reviewing production related invoices for accuracy and logging into system for payment.

- Working closely with Garment Tech to ensure production is made to the required standards and meets both quality and safety requirements set by the brand.

- Sourcing and testing new manufacturing options, seeking new opportunities for the brand and developing our supply base.

 

 

Successful candidates will be well suited to our company ethics:

- Always act honestly with integrity.

- Communicate clearly in an open manner. 

- Be a team player and support colleagues.

- Take ownership for your own learning and development. 

- Highly respect the brand's customer and their values. 

 

To apply please include your CV.

 

We regret that only suitable candidates will be contacted. 

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