Production Assistant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
London, South East England
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Production, Production Assistant, Luxury, Footwear

Your new company

Hays Retail are currently partnered with a Luxury Footwear brand to recruit for a Production Assistant.

Your new role

  • Manage your designated section of the supplier base to ensure on time delivery against Po dates and achieve range availability / customer requirement dates.
  • You will be responsible for costings
  • Monitor production orders to ensure 'best fit' of sales and production.
  • Review and update purchase order delivery dates on the system.
  • You will ensure that suppliers meet deadlines for weekly production updates
  • You will use the above reports to review status of order production
  • Put all updates on the system
  • Put together tech packs
  • Order fabrics and chase orders
  • Prioritise late orders and arrange for air freight where necessary
  • Monitor and chase the delivery of samples
  • Prepare packing lists
  • Review and action request for early shipments
  • Notify suppliers of delivery discrepancies in a timely manner

What you'll need to succeed

  • Be organised and accurate
  • Experience working for a luxury company
  • An excellent communicator
  • Proficient in Microsoft packages such as Excel
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Excellent communication skills - written and verbal
  • Able to prioritise your workload
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Able to be assertive where necessary
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team

What you'll get in return

  • An innovative and fun culture, with a welcoming and friendly team
  • Autonomy over your work and career development opportunities
  • The opportunity to work for an established brand with an exceptional reputation within the industry.
  • Excellent opportunity for progression and development

What you need to do now
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