Production Assistant/Coordinator

Location
E9 5LN, London (Greater) - Near Hackney Wick Overground
Salary
£20,000 depending on experience
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
31 Oct 2016
Function
Production
Job Type
Permanent
Level
Assistant

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT/COORDINATOR

London Tradition is a luxury British manufacturer specialising in traditional outerwear pieces such as the Duffle Coat, Pea coat and Trench coat. Established since 2001, London Tradition produces over 50,000 garments a year in their own factory based in Hackney Wick, East London.

To coordinate the production of garments, achieving and exceeding functional quality standards, through proper preparation and planning, whilst fulfilling high quality standards, and on time delivery targets.

RESPONSIBILITIES

·    Raising work dockets

·    Order and prepare trims for customer orders

·    Communicate with customers regarding their orders

·    Ensure production is running smoothly

·    Update spreadsheets

·    Ensure orders are complete on time and packed according to customer requests

·    Organise shipping of orders and samples with couriers

·    Reporting progress of production

·    Producing costing sheets

PERSONAL PROFILE

·    Fashion or Textile Degree

·    Strong interest for the fashion industry

·    Technical understanding of trims and hardware preferred

·    Experience in Sourcing/Procurement preferred

·    Quality Management experience preferred

·    Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines

·    Able to solve problems which may arise, in a calm manner

·    Able to instruct and manage people

·    Good knowledge in textiles

·    Good knowledge in Microsoft Office

·    Good English communication