Sourcing & Production Director
East Midlands based
Our client is an established supplier of quality clothing to retail customers across the high street.
Due to expansion , they are now looking to recruit an experienced senior level Sourcing& Production professional to join their successful team.
The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of production and sourcing across the board. The person will manage a team based in the UK and offshore.
The ideal candidate is someone with a strong production and sourcing background with experience of working with fast paced UK high street retail accounts.
- Lay out and implement a long term sourcing and production strategy in line with business objectives
-Develop and strengthen the offshore factory base, sourcing new factories and setting up new supply chains
-Develop new international sourcing routes and further develop existing processes and systems
-Oversee all production issues and troubleshooting ensuring complete autonomy over delivery and quality
-Manage the operations team on a day to day basis that includes production, technical and sourcing staff
-Manage all commercial aspects such as profitability, production capacity, margins, costings and negotiate the right price for the right product with the right factory
The ideal candidate will be a strong process and people manager, with solid experience in jerseywear. International Sourcing knowledge is essential (in particular Bangladesh)
Interested? Please click to apply, or call Cherel at Fashion Personnel on 0115 697 0120 for a provisional discussion.