Production Manager – Ladies High street supplier

Up to £55K

Create have teamed with a highly successful Premium ladieswear high street supplier . Based in beautiful Central London offices they are looking for an experienced Senior Production Manager to ensure that the garment production process runs smoothly from start to finish. You will be responsible for ensuring the on-time delivery of bulk production within the required delivery window, to quality standards set by the business and at the margin set.

The role will involve

Fabrics , Garment Deliveries Trimmings , Labels/Tickets, Garment Deliveries

  • Raise fabric orders (after liaising with design/sales and the production manager (PM) as appropriate) subject to lab dips and/or design strike-offs are approved
  • Maintain fabric order progress on the critical path (CP)
  • Chase for bulk lengths and batch cuttings when fabric is ready
  • Liaise with design/sales and submit for approval
  • Send bulk fabric for testing – monitor and chase
  • Check fabric invoices and packing lists against purchase order (PO) and advise PM of any discrepancies
  • Input packing lists into the design warehouse database (DWH) by batch
  • Input related stock movement into Data base
  • Assign fabric to relevant dockets as instructed by PM
  • Update fabric stock report
  • Approve fabric invoice and pass over to accounts
  • Using excel, issue detailed fabric invoices to factories and other stock locations
  • Trimmings (5%)
  • As above although there is no input into DWH
  • Advise factories of relevant zips, buttons and elastic to order as necessary
  • Labels/Tickets (10%)
  • After test report approval order care labels online
  • Order garment stickers
  • Order stock of general labels and tickets as and when necessary
  • Maintain and monitor stock levels of hangers and general labels
  • Garment Deliveries (10%)
  • Create booking requests for projected warehouse delivery
  • After delivery approval (in receipt of MDAs) create customer delivery notes and submit
  • Check and approve factory invoices against relevant docket
  • Input related garment movements onto DWH
  • Chase customer for commodity codes and update DWH
  • Liaise with carriers and customer warehouse

Desired attributes:

  • Able to work well as part of a team,
  • Experience managing a small team
  • Absolute honesty and integrity,
  • Diligent and with a strong work ethic,
  • Pleasant and professional in dealing with customers, suppliers and other members of the team,
  • Highly motivated and willing to progress
  • Expert product knowledge
  • Fluency in Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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