Production Manager

Market related
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Tome Nikov
Job Type


Production Manager - Vietnam


Production/critical path responsibilities

Loads factories according to delivery deadlines, factory accreditation status, factory capability and capacity

Establishes strong working relationships with key personnel in all factories and resolves any conflicts that arise during the production process

Negotiates and agrees pricing in line with targets set by sales teams

Monitors progress of each style against critical path. Where deviations from critical path are observed, ensures corrective action is taken to get back on track, e.g.:

Monitors supply chain to ensure all materials are in place for production to commence

Ensures all seal and pre-production samples are available for production to start on time

Ensures all fabrics are inspected on time and in line with relevant inspection criteria

Monitors input and output figures for each style to ensureall styles are completed in time for exportand were wholly produced in the relevant factory

Informs London and other relevant colleagues of production progress on a regular basis. Alerts immediately where exceptions to plan are observed

Oversees logistics department to ensure timely booking and dispatch of goods. In cases of FOB delivery, coordinates factory, logistics, independent quality assessment agencies and shippers

Coordinates with quality control team to ensure quality standards in production are met and that all quality checks are carried out on time