Our partnered client, a young and trendy fast-fashion brand has an exciting opportunity for a Production Manager to join their rapidly growing team.
You will be responsible for establishing and maintaining strong relationships with factories globally, managing the production factory ensuring all parties adhere to critical path and working on garments to ensure the fitting is correct.
Establishing new contacts and connections with factories globally.
Ensuring all suppliers agree and comply with basic requirements through daily contact and factory visits
Action and manage the business-critical path, ensuring deadlines are adhered to.
Overseeing the sample development.
Responsible for working on garments to ensure the fit is correct.
Planning seasonal projections and pre-booking factory production capacity.
Manage a supply base strategy ensuring maintenance of strong relationships, sourcing of new suppliers and cross costing.
Manage production ensuring the factory are able to meet the brands expectations of quality, delivery, margin and capacity.
Create and execute strategic sourcing projects that will support the teams' development of an end-to-end sourcing plan.
Flexible and able to travel overseas.
Have strong technical knowledge in fabrics and garment construction.
Excellent production management skills working with multi product areas.
Good negotiation and problem-solving skills.
An eye for detail when it comes to the fit and quality of the product.
Dedicated, hardworking and an excellent team player with strong interpersonal skills.
A desire to grow professionally as the role's responsibility grows rapidly with the business.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.
Flexibility; able to travel overseas at short notice.