Production and Development Coordinator

Recruiter
Elite
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
04 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job title: Production & Development Coordinator
Sector: Accessories, Luxury
Job Type: Permanent
Summary: We are looking for an experienced production and development Coordinator, who is a proactive and energetic individual with excellent communication skills and a passion to make a difference to a fast-growing business. Strong production experience in the Fashion Industry is a prerequisite for this role.

Main duties:
Production:
-Proactively follow production and sampling against critical path, four seasons per year 35,000 units pa

-Strong attention to detail in the development of excel production sheets for factories

-Planning - preparing Purchase orders, and estimating timescales

-Control - monitoring production schedules and adjusting them if problems occur

-Supervision - of the factories and suppliers to deliver on time within the shipping window

-Forecasting and placing orders for metals in advance of each quarter

-Placing the Production & Supplier POs onto Sage 200 Accounting Software

-Daily discussion with the Italian factories

-Produce weekly and monthly reporting of production status

-Placing the order ahead of the market order

-Work with factories and suppliers to reduce delivery windows and deliver ahead of the shipping windows

Product Development:
-Produce leather mapping details each time an order is placed

-Assisting delivering and following through the sampling process to deliver the samples on time.

-Place sampling POs for the factories and supplier

-Consistent communication & feedback with factories and suppliers daily, weekly and monthly

Skills:
?Advanced Excel Performance, pivots and v-lookups
?Fluent Italian
?Proactive & self-motivated
?Highly organized and efficient
?Ability to multi task and deal with competing priorities
?Excellent communication skills
?Ability to build relationships quickly
?Strong user of Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint
?Good project management & presentation skills
?Good problem-solving