Production Manager- Footwear

Recruiter
Elite
Location
City of London, London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Key Responsibilities

We have partnered with a luxury Menswear brand, seeking an experienced Production Manager to join the team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

*Dealing quotations with producers, making sure that we pay for what we get and that the suppliers is the most suitable (cost per quality) for that specific product
*Implementing costing for each product, making sure that all is trackable and that information is timely passed along to the Chief Merchant, the Development Manager and Merchandising
*Managing the life cycle of all products from post-samples industrialisation to production and quality control
*Travelling to production sites to make sure that products runs smoothly and information is constantly shared between factories and head office
*Planning the critical path for production and deliveries, weekly informing the other departments accordingly
*Raising PO's for production
*Organising fit and quality meetings
*Challenging producers on quality and lead times

Additional requirements:

*Availability to travel for 1-2 weeks per month
*Experience in Shoes & Accessories (preferably Men's) is highly required
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