Assistant Production Manager - London Factory Based
Working for this fast paced fashion supplier you will be mainly based in the London factory and will be involved and responsible for the whole production process. The product is fashion forward Womenswear, working with some of the biggest retail customers!
Day to day duties include the following:
*Managing a Romania & Moldova factory base
*Negotiating prices and agreeing styles with factories
*Planning weekly capacity, keeping an eye on minimising costs, negotiating delivery dates for new enquiries and repeats
*Critical path administration, updating factories with production schedules
*Liaising with factories about GS rejections, requesting further samples for submission
*Implementing QC inspections where necessary with their independent Romania QC company
*Weekly production meetings with the technical and sales team
*Working closely with the technical team problem solving, assisting prioritising & delegating,
*Helping resolve technical problems during the production process.
*Managing both the Sri Lankan and Romanian aspects of production.
*Ordering labels and hangers, Docket writing for Sri Lanka
*Dealing with fabric shortages, damages and liaising with mills.
*Arranging and keeping a record of factory sealers going out to factories
Previous experience working within a similar set up coupled with the ability to work quickly and efficiently would be highly advantageous.